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Review: could Isosorbide mononitrate cause Alopecia (Hair loss)?

Summary: Alopecia is found among people who take Isosorbide mononitrate, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 6 - 12 months, also take medication Furosemide, and have Sepsis.

We study 10,354 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.

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Isosorbide mononitrate

Isosorbide mononitrate has active ingredients of isosorbide mononitrate. It is often used in angina. (latest outcomes from 10,477 Isosorbide mononitrate 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 Dec, 31, 2014: 10,352 people reported to have side effects when taking Isosorbide mononitrate. Among them, 33 people (0.32%) have Alopecia.

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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