Review: could Celexa cause Baldness (Hair loss)?
Summary: Baldness is found among people who take Celexa, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for 6 - 12 months, also take medication Aspirin, and have Depression.
We study 27,531 people who have side effects while taking Celexa from FDA and social media. Among them, 352 have Baldness. Find out below who they are, when they have Baldness and more.
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Celexa has active ingredients of citalopram hydrobromide. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from 30,769 Celexa users)
Baldness (partial or complete lack of hair growth) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood cholesterol, multiple sclerosis, depression. (latest reports from 42,762 Baldness patients)
On Apr, 10, 2015: 27,519 people reported to have side effects when taking Celexa. Among them, 351 people (1.28%) have Baldness.
Time on Celexa when people have Baldness * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Age of people who have Baldness when taking Celexa * :
Severity of Baldness when taking Celexa ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Baldness ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (52 people, 14.81%)
- Hepatitis c (20 people, 5.70%)
- Anxiety (16 people, 4.56%)
- Pain (15 people, 4.27%)
- Breast cancer metastatic (13 people, 3.70%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (53 people, 15.10%)
- Prilosec (49 people, 13.96%)
- Synthroid (45 people, 12.82%)
- Zometa (42 people, 11.97%)
- Xanax (42 people, 11.97%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
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- A study of side effects of Welchol for a 74-year old woman with Diareaha. The patient has Hair Thinning
- A study of side effects of Citalopram Hydrobromide for a 34-year old woman with Anxiety Disorder. The patient has Tinnitus
- A study of drug interactions between Ibuprofen, Amlodipine Besylate, Nexium for a 55-year old woman with Pain, High Blood Pressure, Acid Reflux. The patient has Increased Thirst, Dry Skin, Diarrhea, Skin Rash, Hair Loss
- A study of side effects of Implanon for a 26-year old woman with Birth Control. The patient has Hair Loss
- A study of drug interactions between Levonorgestrel And Ethinyl Estradiol, Citalopram Hydrobromide for a 37-year old woman with Contraception, Depression. The patient has Asthma, Gerd, Cough
Recent Celexa related drug comparison:
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
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