Hydroxychloroquine sulfate and Hair loss - from FDA reports
Hair loss is found among people who take Hydroxychloroquine sulfate, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Enbrel, and have Rheumatoid arthritis. This review analyzes which people have Hair loss with Hydroxychloroquine sulfate. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 8,526 people who have side effects when taking Hydroxychloroquine sulfate from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On May, 09, 2017
8,526 people reported to have side effects when taking Hydroxychloroquine Sulfate.
Among them, 119 people (1.4%) have Hair Loss
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Hydroxychloroquine Sulfate when people have Hair Loss *:
- < 1 month: 25 %
- 1 - 6 months: 50 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 25 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Hair Loss when taking Hydroxychloroquine Sulfate *:
- female: 94.69 %
- male: 5.31 %
Age of people who have Hair Loss when taking Hydroxychloroquine Sulfate *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 5.05 %
- 30-39: 15.15 %
- 40-49: 22.22 %
- 50-59: 28.28 %
- 60+: 29.29 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (50 people, 42.02%)
- Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (12 people, 10.08%)
- Pain (9 people, 7.56%)
- Depression (9 people, 7.56%)
- Hypersensitivity (6 people, 5.04%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Enbrel (57 people, 47.90%)
- Methotrexate (35 people, 29.41%)
- Prednisone (34 people, 28.57%)
- Humira (24 people, 20.17%)
- Folic Acid (18 people, 15.13%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Pain (22 people, 18.49%)
- Drug Ineffective (22 people, 18.49%)
- Rashes (20 people, 16.81%)
- Fatigue (20 people, 16.81%)
- Nausea (16 people, 13.45%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Do you have Hair loss when taking Hydroxychloroquine sulfate?
Hydroxychloroquine sulfate has active ingredients of hydroxychloroquine sulfate. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis. (latest outcomes from Hydroxychloroquine sulfate 9,136 users)
Hair loss has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, hepatitis c, high blood cholesterol (latest reports from 87,962 Hair loss patients).
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