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Review: could Claravis cause Alopecia (Hair loss)?





Summary: Alopecia is found among people who take Claravis, especially for people who are female, 30-39 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Amnesteem, and have Acne.

We study 4,058 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.

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Claravis

Claravis has active ingredients of isotretinoin. It is often used in acne. (latest outcomes from Claravis 4,122 users)

Alopecia

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 Alopecia 41,550 patients)

On Dec, 6, 2014: 4,058 people reported to have side effects when taking Claravis. Among them, 9 people (0.22%) have Alopecia.

Trend of Alopecia in Claravis reports

Time on Claravis when people have Alopecia * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Alopecia0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Alopecia when taking Claravis * :

FemaleMale
Alopecia66.67%33.33%

Age of people who have Alopecia when taking Claravis * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Alopecia0.00%0.00%12.50%12.50%62.50%12.50%0.00%0.00%

Severity of Alopecia when taking Claravis ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Alopecia ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Acne (5 people, 55.56%)
  2. Acne cystic (3 people, 33.33%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Amnesteem (5 people, 55.56%)
  2. Implanon (3 people, 33.33%)
  3. Propecia (1 people, 11.11%)
  4. Allegra (1 people, 11.11%)
  5. Flonase (1 people, 11.11%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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