Review: could Estrace cause Hair loss?
We study 7,951 people who have side effects while taking Estrace from FDA and social media. Among them, 126 have Hair loss. Find out below who they are, when they have Hair loss and more.
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Estrace (latest outcomes from 8,068 users) has active ingredients of estradiol. It is often used in hormone replacement therapy.
Hair loss (latest reports from 228,228 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood cholesterol, multiple sclerosis, depression.
On Jul, 14, 2014: 7,951 people reported to have side effects when taking Estrace. Among them, 126 people (1.58%) have Hair Loss. They amount to 0.06% of all the 228,138 people who have Hair Loss on eHealthMe.
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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