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Review: could Claravis cause Hair loss?

Summary: Hair loss 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 4,059 people who have side effects while taking Claravis from FDA and social media. Among them, 9 have Hair loss. Find out below who they are, when they have Hair loss and more.

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Claravis

Claravis has active ingredients of isotretinoin. It is often used in acne. (latest outcomes from 4,126 Claravis users)

Hair loss

Hair loss has been reported by people with high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood cholesterol, multiple sclerosis, depression. (latest reports from 42,662 Hair loss patients)

On Dec, 31, 2014: 4,058 people reported to have side effects when taking Claravis. Among them, 9 people (0.22%) have Hair Loss.

Trend of Hair loss in Claravis reports

Time on Claravis when people have Hair loss * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Hair loss0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Hair loss when taking Claravis * :

FemaleMale
Hair loss66.67%33.33%

Age of people who have Hair loss when taking Claravis * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Hair loss0.00%0.00%12.50%12.50%62.50%12.50%0.00%0.00%

Severity of Hair loss when taking Claravis ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Hair loss ** :

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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