Review: could Glucosamine sulfate cause Loss of hair (Hair loss)?
Summary: Loss of hair is reported only by a few people who take Glucosamine sulfate.
We study 278 people who have side effects while taking Glucosamine sulfate from FDA and social media. Among them, 3 have Loss of hair. Find out below who they are, when they have Loss of hair and more.
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Glucosamine sulfate has active ingredients of glucosamine sulfate. It is often used in joint pain. (latest outcomes from 315 Glucosamine sulfate 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 42,705 Loss of hair patients)
On Feb, 1, 2015: 278 people reported to have side effects when taking Glucosamine sulfate. Among them, 3 people (1.08%) have Loss Of Hair.
Time on Glucosamine sulfate 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%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Loss of hair when taking Glucosamine sulfate * :
|Loss of hair||100.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Loss of hair when taking Glucosamine sulfate * :
|Loss of hair||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||33.33%||0.00%||66.67% |
Severity of Loss of hair when taking Glucosamine sulfate ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Loss of hair||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Loss of hair ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Loss of hair||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Rheumatoid arthritis (2 people, 66.67%)
- Thyroid disorder (2 people, 66.67%)
- Arthritis (1 people, 33.33%)
- Hypothyroidism (1 people, 33.33%)
- Autoimmune disorder (1 people, 33.33%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Levothyroxine sodium (3 people, 100.00%)
- Meloxicam (2 people, 66.67%)
- Arcoxia (2 people, 66.67%)
- Rituximab (2 people, 66.67%)
- Cetirizine hydrochloride (1 people, 33.33%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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