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Review: could Isosorbide mononitrate cause Alopecia?

Summary: Alopecia could be caused by Isosorbide mononitrate, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 6 - 12 months, also take Furosemide, and have Sepsis.

We study 10,346 people who have side effects while taking Isosorbide mononitrate from FDA and social media. Among them, 33 have Alopecia. Find out below who they are, when they have Alopecia and more.

On Apr, 12, 2014: 10,346 people reported to have side effects when taking Isosorbide mononitrate. Among them, 33 people (0.32%) have Alopecia. They amount to 0.01% of all the 226,564 people who have Alopecia on eHealthMe.

Trend of Alopecia in Isosorbide mononitrate reports

Time on Isosorbide mononitrate when people have Alopecia * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Alopecia0.00%0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Alopecia when taking Isosorbide mononitrate * :

FemaleMale
Alopecia84.21%15.79%

Age of people who have Alopecia when taking Isosorbide mononitrate * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Alopecia0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%11.43%88.57%

Severity of Alopecia when taking Isosorbide mononitrate ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Alopecia ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Sepsis (7 people, 21.21%)
  2. Ill-defined disorder (7 people, 21.21%)
  3. Blood cholesterol increased (4 people, 12.12%)
  4. Nuclear magnetic resonance imaging abdominal (3 people, 9.09%)
  5. Hypertension (2 people, 6.06%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Furosemide (15 people, 45.45%)
  2. Aspirin (13 people, 39.39%)
  3. Lipitor (9 people, 27.27%)
  4. Lisinopril (8 people, 24.24%)
  5. Insulin (8 people, 24.24%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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