Could Chlorthalidone cause Alopecia - from FDA reports
Alopecia is found among people who take Chlorthalidone, especially for people who are female, 60+ old also take medication Lipitor, and have High blood pressure . We study 3,246 people who have side effects while taking Chlorthalidone from FDA. Among them, 21 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 Chlorthalidone 3,503 users)
Alopecia (absence of hair from areas of the body) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, hepatitis c, depression (latest reports from 79,169 Alopecia patients).
On Dec, 20, 2016
3,246 people reported to have side effects when taking Chlorthalidone.
Among them, 21 people (0.65%) have Alopecia
Number of reports submitted per year:
Gender of people who have Alopecia when taking Chlorthalidone *:
- female: 80 %
- male: 20 %
Age of people who have Alopecia when taking Chlorthalidone *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 0.0 %
- 40-49: 5.56 %
- 50-59: 27.78 %
- 60+: 66.67 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Pressure (6 people, 28.57%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (4 people, 19.05%)
- Vitamin Supplementation (3 people, 14.29%)
- Psoriatic Arthropathy (3 people, 14.29%)
- Pain (2 people, 9.52%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Lipitor (4 people, 19.05%)
- Prednisone (3 people, 14.29%)
- Metformin (3 people, 14.29%)
- Humira (3 people, 14.29%)
- Aspirin (3 people, 14.29%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Pain (4 people, 19.05%)
- Nausea (4 people, 19.05%)
- Fatigue (4 people, 19.05%)
- Dizziness (4 people, 19.05%)
- Nervousness (3 people, 14.29%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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