Review: could Estrace cause Hair loss?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 4, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.0/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 7,813 people who take Estrace. Among them, 126 have Hair loss. See who they are, when they have Hair loss and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Estrace (latest outcomes from 7,914 users) has active ingredients of estradiol. It is often used in hormone replacement therapy, menopause. Commonly reported side effects of Estrace include breast cancer, breast cancer female, nausea, fatigue, chest pain.
Hair loss (latest reports from 222,566 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood cholesterol, multiple sclerosis, depression.
On Mar, 9, 2014: 7,813 people reported to have side effects when taking Estrace. Among them, 126 people (1.61%) have Hair Loss. They amount to 0.06% of all the 222,566 people who have Hair Loss.
Time on Estrace 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||28.57%||28.57%||14.29%||0.00%||14.29%||14.29%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Hair loss when taking Estrace * :
|Hair loss||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.84%||14.29%||12.61%||38.66%||33.61% |
Severity of Hair loss when taking Estrace ** :
|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 * :
- Breast cancer (10 people, 7.94%)
- Hormone replacement therapy (7 people, 5.56%)
- Hypothyroidism (5 people, 3.97%)
- Depression (4 people, 3.17%)
- Cardiac failure congestive (4 people, 3.17%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Vitamin d (16 people, 12.70%)
- Celebrex (13 people, 10.32%)
- Remeron (13 people, 10.32%)
- Klonopin (13 people, 10.32%)
- Ativan (13 people, 10.32%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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