Review: could Effient cause Loss of hair (Hair loss)?
Summary: Loss of hair is found among people who take Effient, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Metoprolol tartrate, and have Multiple sclerosis.
We study 2,618 people who have side effects while taking Effient from FDA and social media. Among them, 13 have Loss of hair. Find out below who they are, when they have Loss of hair and more.
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Effient has active ingredients of prasugrel hydrochloride. It is often used in stent. (latest outcomes from 2,712 Effient users)
Loss of hair
Loss of hair has been reported by people with high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood cholesterol, multiple sclerosis, depression. (latest reports from 42,734 Loss of hair patients)
On Mar, 22, 2015: 2,618 people reported to have side effects when taking Effient. Among them, 13 people (0.50%) have Loss Of Hair.
Time on Effient when people have Loss of hair * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Loss of hair||0.00%||40.00%||20.00%||20.00%||20.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Loss of hair when taking Effient * :
|Loss of hair||100.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Loss of hair when taking Effient * :
|Loss of hair||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||14.29%||0.00%||85.71% |
Severity of Loss of hair when taking Effient ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Loss of hair||0.00%||50.00%||50.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Loss of hair ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Loss of hair||0.00%||50.00%||50.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Multiple sclerosis (4 people, 30.77%)
- Stent placement (3 people, 23.08%)
- Stent (2 people, 15.38%)
- Asthma (1 people, 7.69%)
- Depression (1 people, 7.69%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Metoprolol tartrate (6 people, 46.15%)
- Lisinopril (6 people, 46.15%)
- Simvastatin (6 people, 46.15%)
- Premarin (5 people, 38.46%)
- Aciphex (5 people, 38.46%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause:
- A study of side effects of Unisom for a 51-year old woman with Insomnia. The patient has Aging Changes In The Face, Menstruation Irregular, Hair Loss, Presbyopia (condition in which the lens of the eye loses its ability to focus, making it difficult to see objects up close)
- A study of side effects of Topiramate for a 43-year old woman with Migraine With Aura. The patient has Dizziness, Burning Sensation, Feeling Cold, Dry Mouth, Hyperthermia (body temperature greatly above normal), Hair Texture Abnormal, Hair Loss
- A study of side effects of Abilify for a 31-year old woman with Psychosis. The patient has Hair Loss
- A study of side effects of Lyrica for a 42-year old woman with Neuropathy. The patient has Hair Loss, Nail Toxicity (nail damaged due to toxin)
- A study of side effects of Cisplatin for a 51-year old woman with Anal Cancer Stage Iv. The patient has Hair Loss
Recent Effient related drug comparison:
- Comparions of Lantus, Effient, Metformin Hydrochloride; Repaglinide, Metoprolol Tartrate, Tricor for a 67-year old man who has High Blood Cholesterol
- Comparions of Xarelto, Effient, Brilinta, Pradaxa for a 53-year old man who has Antithrombin Iii
- Comparions of Effient, Plavix for a 62-year old man who has Blood Thinner
- Comparions of Plavix, Coumadin, Effient for a 38-year old man who has Stent
- Comparions of Plavix, Effient for a 67-year old man who has Heart Disease Congenital
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