Review: Alopecia in Glimepiride
(By eHealthMe on Dec, 4, 2013)
Severity ratings: 2.0/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
This is a review of Alopecia (Hair loss) by studying 9,391 people who take Glimepiride. We analyze: the time on Glimepiride when people have Alopecia, gender and age of these people, the severity of Alopecia, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Glimepiride. The review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Glimepiride (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of glimepiride. It is often used in diabetes, type 2 diabetes. Commonly reported side effects of Glimepiride include blood glucose increased, nausea, weight decreased, fatigue, breathing difficulty.
Alopecia (absence of hair from areas of the body) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood cholesterol, multiple sclerosis, depression.
On Dec, 4, 2013: 9,391 people reported to have side effects when taking Glimepiride. Among them, 22 people (0.23%) have Alopecia.
Time on Glimepiride when people have Alopecia * :
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Gender of people who have Alopecia when taking Glimepiride * :
Age of people who have Alopecia when taking Glimepiride * :
Severity of Alopecia when taking Glimepiride ** :
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How people recovered from Alopecia ** :
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Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Diabetes mellitus (6 people, 27.27%)
- Hypertension (4 people, 18.18%)
- Breast cancer (3 people, 13.64%)
- Diabetes mellitus non-insulin-dependent (2 people, 9.09%)
- Type 2 diabetes mellitus (2 people, 9.09%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Metformin hcl (6 people, 27.27%)
- Lisinopril (4 people, 18.18%)
- Levothyroxine sodium (3 people, 13.64%)
- Byetta (3 people, 13.64%)
- Lipitor (3 people, 13.64%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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