Intuniv and Compulsive hair pulling - from FDA reports
Compulsive hair pulling is reported only by a few people who take Intuniv. We study 1,389 people who have side effects while taking Intuniv from FDA and social media. Among them, 4 have Compulsive hair pulling. Find out below who they are, when they have Compulsive hair pulling and more.
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Intuniv has active ingredients of guanfacine hydrochloride. It is often used in attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. (latest outcomes from Intuniv 1,729 users)
Compulsive Hair Pulling
Compulsive hair pulling (disorder that causes people to pull out the hair from their scalp) has been reported by people with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, depression, stress and anxiety, acne, hepatitis c (latest reports from 391 Compulsive hair pulling patients).
On Feb, 10, 2017
1,389 people reported to have side effects when taking Intuniv.
Among them, 4 people (0.29%) have Compulsive Hair Pulling
Number of reports submitted per year:
Gender of people who have Compulsive Hair Pulling when taking Intuniv *:
- female: 0.0 %
- male: 100 %
Age of people who have Compulsive Hair Pulling when taking Intuniv *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 33.33 %
- 10-19: 66.67 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 0.0 %
- 40-49: 0.0 %
- 50-59: 0.0 %
- 60+: 0.0 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (4 people, 100.00%)
- Sleep Disorder (2 people, 50.00%)
- Seasonal Allergy (1 person, 25.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Vyvanse (3 people, 75.00%)
- Zyrtec (1 person, 25.00%)
- Seroquel (1 person, 25.00%)
- Melatonin (1 person, 25.00%)
- Daytrana (1 person, 25.00%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Tic (2 people, 50.00%)
- Disturbance In Attention (2 people, 50.00%)
- Feeling Abnormal (1 person, 25.00%)
- Drug Hypersensitivity (1 person, 25.00%)
- Akathisia (1 person, 25.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Female, 35 Had trich since 2yrs old Reportedly after having chicken pox my mother noted that my hair fell out. I had trich from that point on. I stopped pulling as much betwen 21-24 & actually had decent head coverage. Pulling got worse and worse, during a rough patch I got hair ...