Related topic: Coenzyme q10, Hair loss
Review: could Coenzyme q10 cause Hair loss?
Summary: Hair loss could be caused by Coenzyme q10, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take Vitamin d, and have Blood cholesterol increased.
We study 979 people who have side effects while taking Coenzyme q10 from FDA and social media. Among them, 10 have Hair loss. Find out below who they are, when they have Hair loss and more.
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Coenzyme q10 (latest outcomes from 1,064 users) has active ingredients of coenzyme q - 10. It is often used in vitamin supplementation.
Hair loss (latest reports from 226,721 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood cholesterol, multiple sclerosis, depression.
On Apr, 17, 2014: 979 people reported to have side effects when taking Coenzyme q10. Among them, 10 people (1.02%) have Hair Loss. They amount to 0.00% of all the 226,649 people who have Hair Loss on eHealthMe.
Time on Coenzyme q10 when people have Hair loss * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Hair loss||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Hair loss when taking Coenzyme q10 * :
|Hair loss||100.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Hair loss when taking Coenzyme q10 * :
|Hair loss||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||28.57%||71.43% |
Severity of Hair loss when taking Coenzyme q10 ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Hair loss||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Hair loss ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Blood cholesterol increased (2 people, 20.00%)
- Scab (1 people, 10.00%)
- Fibromyalgia (1 people, 10.00%)
- Multiple sclerosis (1 people, 10.00%)
- Deep vein thrombosis (1 people, 10.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Vitamin d (4 people, 40.00%)
- Aspirin (4 people, 40.00%)
- Lipitor (3 people, 30.00%)
- Omeprazole (3 people, 30.00%)
- Levothyroxine sodium (3 people, 30.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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On eHealthMe, Coenzyme Q10 (coenzyme q - 10) is often used for vitamin supplementation. Find out below the conditions Coenzyme Q10 is used for, how effective it is, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.
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From this study (2 weeks ago):
Over past 6+ years, hair has thinned by half.
help on Apr, 9, 2014:
hair loss maybe due to thyroid issues?
From this study (4 months ago):
Hair loss on the top of the head.
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