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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

Glucosamine sulfate has active ingredients of glucosamine sulfate. It is often used in joint pain. (latest outcomes from Glucosamine sulfate 314 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 Loss of hair 41,549 patients)

On Nov, 25, 2014: 276 people reported to have side effects when taking Glucosamine sulfate. Among them, 3 people (1.09%) have Loss Of Hair.

Trend of Loss of hair in Glucosamine sulfate reports

Time on Glucosamine sulfate when people have Loss of hair * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Loss of hair0.00%0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Loss of hair when taking Glucosamine sulfate * :

FemaleMale
Loss of hair100.00%0.00%

Age of people who have Loss of hair when taking Glucosamine sulfate * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Loss of hair0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%33.33%0.00%66.67%

Severity of Loss of hair when taking Glucosamine sulfate ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Loss of hair0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Loss of hair ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Loss of hair0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Rheumatoid arthritis (2 people, 66.67%)
  2. Thyroid disorder (2 people, 66.67%)
  3. Arthritis (1 people, 33.33%)
  4. Hypothyroidism (1 people, 33.33%)
  5. Autoimmune disorder (1 people, 33.33%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Levothyroxine sodium (3 people, 100.00%)
  2. Meloxicam (2 people, 66.67%)
  3. Arcoxia (2 people, 66.67%)
  4. Rituximab (2 people, 66.67%)
  5. Cetirizine hydrochloride (1 people, 33.33%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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