Review: could Carvedilol cause Hair loss?
(By eHealthMe on Feb, 21, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.0/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 17,388 people who take Carvedilol. Among them, 57 have Hair loss. See who they are, when they have Hair loss and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Carvedilol (latest outcomes from 18,071 users) has active ingredients of carvedilol. It is often used in high blood pressure, blood pressure systolic abnormal. Commonly reported side effects of Carvedilol include breathing difficulty, hypotension, dyspnoea exacerbated, fatigue, weakness.
Hair loss (latest reports from 222,110 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood cholesterol, multiple sclerosis, depression.
On Feb, 16, 2014: 17,371 people reported to have side effects when taking Carvedilol. Among them, 57 people (0.33%) have Hair Loss.
Time on Carvedilol when people have Hair loss * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Hair loss||50.00%||25.00%||0.00%||0.00%||25.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Hair loss when taking Carvedilol * :
|Hair loss||78.57%||21.43% |
Age of people who have Hair loss when taking Carvedilol * :
|Hair loss||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||6.52%||0.00%||6.52%||19.57%||67.39% |
Severity of Hair loss when taking Carvedilol ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Hair loss||33.33%||33.33%||33.33%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Hair loss ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Hair loss||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Atrial fibrillation (10 people, 17.54%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (5 people, 8.77%)
- Hypertension (4 people, 7.02%)
- Arrhythmia (3 people, 5.26%)
- Hepatic cirrhosis (2 people, 3.51%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Digoxin (14 people, 24.56%)
- Plavix (13 people, 22.81%)
- Aspirin (13 people, 22.81%)
- Furosemide (13 people, 22.81%)
- Lisinopril (12 people, 21.05%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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