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Review: could Halaven cause Alopecia (Hair loss)?

Summary: Alopecia is found among people who take Halaven, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Lansoprazole, and have Breast cancer recurrent.

We study 457 people who have side effects while taking Halaven from FDA and social media. Among them, 12 have Alopecia. Find out below who they are, when they have Alopecia and more.

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Halaven

Halaven has active ingredients of eribulin mesylate. (latest outcomes from 458 Halaven users)

Alopecia

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. (latest reports from 42,665 Alopecia patients)

On Jan, 7, 2015: 457 people reported to have side effects when taking Halaven. Among them, 12 people (2.63%) have Alopecia.

Trend of Alopecia in Halaven reports

Time on Halaven when people have Alopecia * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Alopecia83.33%16.67%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Alopecia when taking Halaven * :

FemaleMale
Alopecia100.00%0.00%

Age of people who have Alopecia when taking Halaven * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Alopecia0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%5.26%26.32%42.11%26.32%

Severity of Alopecia when taking Halaven ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Alopecia ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Breast cancer recurrent (12 people, 100.00%)
  2. Metastases to bone (12 people, 100.00%)
  3. Metastases to lymph nodes (12 people, 100.00%)
  4. Prophylaxis (10 people, 83.33%)
  5. Breast cancer (9 people, 75.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Lansoprazole (9 people, 75.00%)
  2. Leuprolide acetate (5 people, 41.67%)
  3. Prochlorperazine (5 people, 41.67%)
  4. Epel (5 people, 41.67%)
  5. Ardephyllin (5 people, 41.67%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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