Review: could Chlorthalidone cause Alopecia (Hair loss)?
Summary: Alopecia is found among people who take Chlorthalidone, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Aspirin, and have High blood pressure.
We study 1,847 people who have side effects while taking Chlorthalidone from FDA and social media. Among them, 10 have Alopecia. Find out below who they are, when they have Alopecia and more.
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Chlorthalidone has active ingredients of chlorthalidone. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from 1,947 Chlorthalidone users)
Alopecia (absence of hair from areas of the body) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood cholesterol, multiple sclerosis, depression. (latest reports from 42,734 Alopecia patients)
On Mar, 29, 2015: 1,846 people reported to have side effects when taking Chlorthalidone. Among them, 10 people (0.54%) have Alopecia.
Time on Chlorthalidone when people have Alopecia * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Alopecia when taking Chlorthalidone * :
Age of people who have Alopecia when taking Chlorthalidone * :
Severity of Alopecia when taking Chlorthalidone ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Alopecia ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (4 people, 40.00%)
- Psoriatic arthropathy (2 people, 20.00%)
- Vitamin supplementation (2 people, 20.00%)
- Pain (1 people, 10.00%)
- Deep vein thrombosis (1 people, 10.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (3 people, 30.00%)
- Prednisone (3 people, 30.00%)
- Methotrexate (2 people, 20.00%)
- Folic acid (2 people, 20.00%)
- Humira (2 people, 20.00%)
* 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:
Could your condition cause:
- A study of drug interactions between Aspirin, Chlorthalidone, Loratadine, Advair Diskus 250/50, Tramadol for a 57-year old man with High Blood Pressure, Hay Fever, Asthma, Arthritis Bacterial. The patient has Multiple Allergies, Sleep Apnea, High Blood Pressure
- A study of side effects of Welchol for a 74-year old woman with Diareaha. The patient has Hair Thinning
- 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 Meloxicam, Chlorthalidone, Spiriva, Symbicort, Lyrica, Omeprazole, Wellbutrin Xl, Novolog Flexpen, Lantus Solostar, Metformin, Requip for a 37-year old man with Information, Water Pill, Copd, Tingling And Numbness, Acid Refluc, Anxeity, Diabetic, Restless Legs.
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