Castor oil and Alopecia - from FDA reports


Alopecia is reported only by a few people who take Castor Oil. We study 89 people who have side effects while taking Castor oil from FDA. Among them, 2 have Alopecia. Find out below who they are, when they have Alopecia and more.

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On Apr, 23, 2017

89 people reported to have side effects when taking Castor Oil.
Among them, 2 people (2.25%) have Alopecia

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Castor oil cause Alopecia?

Gender of people who have Alopecia when taking Castor Oil *:

  • female: 0.0 %
  • male: 100 %

Age of people who have Alopecia when taking Castor Oil *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 0.0 %
  • 60+: 100 %

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Minoxidil (2 people, 100.00%)
  • Esomeprazole Magnesium (2 people, 100.00%)
  • Clopidogrel (2 people, 100.00%)
  • Calcium (2 people, 100.00%)
  • Rivastigmine (1 person, 50.00%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Rashes (2 people, 100.00%)
  • Loss Of Consciousness (2 people, 100.00%)
  • Heart Attack (2 people, 100.00%)
  • Hair Growth Abnormal (2 people, 100.00%)
  • Drug Ineffective (2 people, 100.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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