Review: could Claravis cause Alopecia?
Summary: Alopecia could be caused by Claravis, especially for people who are female, 30-39 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take Amnesteem, and have Acne.
We study 4,056 people who have side effects while taking Claravis from FDA and social media. Among them, 9 have Alopecia. Find out below who they are, when they have Alopecia and more.
On Apr, 11, 2014: 4,044 people reported to have side effects when taking Claravis. Among them, 9 people (0.22%) have Alopecia. They amount to 0.00% of all the 226,546 people who have Alopecia on eHealthMe.
Time on Claravis 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 Claravis * :
Age of people who have Alopecia when taking Claravis * :
Severity of Alopecia when taking Claravis ** :
How people recovered from Alopecia ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Acne (5 people, 55.56%)
- Acne cystic (3 people, 33.33%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Amnesteem (5 people, 55.56%)
- Implanon (3 people, 33.33%)
- Propecia (1 people, 11.11%)
- Pravastatin (1 people, 11.11%)
- Flonase (1 people, 11.11%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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