Cytoxan and Hair loss - from FDA reports


Summary

Hair loss is found among people who take Cytoxan, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Zometa, and have Breast cancer. This review analyzes which people have Hair loss with Cytoxan. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 8,977 people who have side effects when taking Cytoxan from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On May, 10, 2017

8,977 people reported to have side effects when taking Cytoxan.
Among them, 234 people (2.61%) have Hair Loss


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Cytoxan cause Hair loss?

Time on Cytoxan when people have Hair Loss *:

  • < 1 month: 8 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 84 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 8 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Hair Loss when taking Cytoxan *:

  • female: 88.1 %
  • male: 11.9 %

Age of people who have Hair Loss when taking Cytoxan *:

  • 0-1: 1.16 %
  • 2-9: 4.07 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 1.74 %
  • 30-39: 12.21 %
  • 40-49: 47.67 %
  • 50-59: 17.44 %
  • 60+: 15.7 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Breast Cancer (70 people, 29.91%)
  • Metastases To Bone (53 people, 22.65%)
  • Multiple Myeloma (29 people, 12.39%)
  • Nausea (18 people, 7.69%)
  • Chronic Thyroiditis (17 people, 7.26%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Zometa (99 people, 42.31%)
  • Aredia (94 people, 40.17%)
  • Taxol (80 people, 34.19%)
  • Taxotere (73 people, 31.20%)
  • Adriamycin Pfs (72 people, 30.77%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Pain (107 people, 45.73%)
  • Anaemia (84 people, 35.90%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (83 people, 35.47%)
  • Fever (81 people, 34.62%)
  • Fatigue (78 people, 33.33%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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