Could Celexa cause Baldness - from FDA reports
Baldness is found among people who take Celexa, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Xanax, and have Depression . We study 35,374 people who have side effects while taking Celexa from FDA. Among them, 473 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 Celexa 40,824 users)
Baldness (partial or complete lack of hair growth) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, hepatitis c, depression (latest reports from 79,187 Baldness patients).
On Jan, 21, 2017
35,374 people reported to have side effects when taking Celexa.
Among them, 473 people (1.34%) have Baldness
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Celexa when people have Baldness *:
- < 1 month: 10 %
- 1 - 6 months: 40 %
- 6 - 12 months: 20 %
- 1 - 2 years: 20 %
- 2 - 5 years: 10 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Baldness when taking Celexa *:
- female: 85.62 %
- male: 14.38 %
Age of people who have Baldness when taking Celexa *:
- 0-1: 0.53 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 2.93 %
- 20-29: 6.38 %
- 30-39: 10.37 %
- 40-49: 29.26 %
- 50-59: 21.28 %
- 60+: 29.26 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Depression (75 people, 15.86%)
- Multiple Sclerosis (38 people, 8.03%)
- Hepatitis C (32 people, 6.77%)
- Stress And Anxiety (29 people, 6.13%)
- Pain (24 people, 5.07%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Xanax (60 people, 12.68%)
- Prilosec (58 people, 12.26%)
- Synthroid (57 people, 12.05%)
- Zometa (49 people, 10.36%)
- Ambien (48 people, 10.15%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Fatigue (126 people, 26.64%)
- Pain (108 people, 22.83%)
- Stress And Anxiety (107 people, 22.62%)
- Nausea (101 people, 21.35%)
- Depression (96 people, 20.30%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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