Review: could Coq10 cause Hair loss?
We study 1,500 people who have side effects while taking Coq10 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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Coq10 (latest outcomes from 1,733 users) has active ingredients of coenzyme q - 10. It is often used in health.
Hair loss (latest reports from 228,452 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood cholesterol, multiple sclerosis, depression.
On Aug, 11, 2014: 1,499 people reported to have side effects when taking Coq10. Among them, 10 people (0.67%) have Hair Loss. They amount to 0.00% of all the 227,983 people who have Hair Loss on eHealthMe.
Time on Coq10 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||50.00%||0.00%||50.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Hair loss when taking Coq10 * :
|Hair loss||90.00%||10.00% |
Age of people who have Hair loss when taking Coq10 * :
|Hair loss||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||66.67%||33.33% |
Severity of Hair loss when taking Coq10 ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Hair loss||0.00%||50.00%||50.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Hair loss ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Hair loss||0.00%||50.00%||50.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Breast cancer (5 people, 50.00%)
- Metastases to bone (5 people, 50.00%)
- Bone cancer metastatic (5 people, 50.00%)
- Osteomyelitis (4 people, 40.00%)
- Hypertension (2 people, 20.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Vitamin d (9 people, 90.00%)
- Lovaza (7 people, 70.00%)
- Synthroid (6 people, 60.00%)
- Femara (6 people, 60.00%)
- Cephalexin (5 people, 50.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Comments from related studies:
From this study (5 months 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 (9 months ago):
Hair loss on the top of the head.
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