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Review: could Beyaz cause Hair loss?

Summary: Hair loss is found among people who take Beyaz, especially for people who are female, 20-29 old, have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years, also take medication Iron supplement, and have Birth control.

We study 820 people who have side effects while taking Beyaz from FDA and social media. Among them, 6 have Hair loss. Find out below who they are, when they have Hair loss and more.

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Beyaz

Beyaz has active ingredients of drospirenone; ethinyl estradiol; levomefolate calcium. It is often used in birth control. (latest outcomes from 853 Beyaz users)

Hair loss

Hair loss has been reported by people with high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood cholesterol, multiple sclerosis, depression. (latest reports from 42,705 Hair loss patients)

On Feb, 19, 2015: 820 people reported to have side effects when taking Beyaz. Among them, 6 people (0.73%) have Hair Loss.

Trend of Hair loss in Beyaz reports

Time on Beyaz when people have Hair loss * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Hair loss0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%100.00%0.00%

Age of people who have Hair loss when taking Beyaz * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Hair loss0.00%0.00%0.00%66.67%0.00%33.33%0.00%0.00%

Severity of Hair loss when taking Beyaz ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Hair loss0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Hair loss ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Hair loss0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Contraception (2 people, 33.33%)
  2. Acne (1 people, 16.67%)
  3. Depression (1 people, 16.67%)
  4. Acne fulminans (1 people, 16.67%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Iron supplement (1 people, 16.67%)
  2. Vitamin d (1 people, 16.67%)
  3. Accutane (1 people, 16.67%)
  4. Celexa (1 people, 16.67%)
  5. Fish oil (1 people, 16.67%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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  • From this study (22 hours ago):

  • Out of Africa on Feb, 8, 2015:

    I am a 43 year old black female who went to Niger for work for only a week. I left home on Sunday taking my first dose of Malarone and by Wednesday my hair was shedding by the handfuls. Since I knew the culprit I immediately discontinued the medication. My hair still she'd excessively for at least a month after my return. That was April 2014 and my hair volume has yet to return. Trying to remain patient as I feel the cold air hit the crown of my head (my hair was too thick a year ago to feel it).

    Reply

    Be well on Sep, 10, 2014:

    Hello, I returned from a trip to Africa on August 16th where I took Malarone for 3 weeks, my daughter took it for 2 weeks. Since returning, both of us are noticing significant hair loss. She has been complaining a lot. Today (September 10th) I took a shower and long strands came out in a clump. This has not happened to either of us - ever!

    Reply

    Nancy on Jul, 23, 2013:

    Peggi,
    My husband and I went to India in February and to the Amazon in May. I had to take Malarone for both trips, although since it was off season for both locations, I cut the length of time I was to take it. About a month ago I noticed significant hair loss. I have slightly short hair, and noticed it was simply dropping all day and night. This is really quite a concern. I am 62 and in great health. I am so very happy to have seen your posting. I am researching Malarone and it appears to be the culprit. I too want to know if others had this problem and if it corrects itself.

    Reply

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