Doxycycline and Hair loss - from FDA reports


Summary

Hair loss is reported only by a few people who take Doxycycline. We study 116 people who have side effects while taking Doxycycline from FDA and social media. Among them, 2 have Hair loss. Find out below who they are, when they have Hair loss and more.

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Doxycycline

Doxycycline has active ingredients of doxycycline. It is often used in acne. (latest outcomes from Doxycycline 116 users)

Hair Loss

Hair loss has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, hepatitis c, depression (latest reports from 79,227 Hair loss patients).

On Feb, 18, 2017

116 people reported to have side effects when taking Doxycycline.
Among them, 2 people (1.72%) have Hair Loss


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Doxycycline cause Hair loss?

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

  • female: 100 %
  • male: 0.0 %

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

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 100 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 0.0 %
  • 60+: 0.0 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Rosacea (1 person, 50.00%)
  • Hepatitis C (1 person, 50.00%)
  • Bipolar Disorder (1 person, 50.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Victrelis (1 person, 50.00%)
  • Ribavirin (1 person, 50.00%)
  • Pegintron (1 person, 50.00%)
  • Neupogen (1 person, 50.00%)
  • Folic Acid (1 person, 50.00%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Weight Decreased (1 person, 50.00%)
  • Weakness (1 person, 50.00%)
  • Muscle Aches (1 person, 50.00%)
  • Influenza Like Illness (1 person, 50.00%)
  • Appetite - Increased (1 person, 50.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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