Review: could Lasix cause Hair Loss?


Summary

Hair loss is found among people who take Lasix, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Coumadin, and have Hypertension . We study 93,193 people who have side effects while taking Lasix from FDA and social media. Among them, 631 have Hair loss. Find out below who they are, when they have Hair loss and more.

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Lasix

Lasix has active ingredients of furosemide. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from Lasix 93,760 users)

Hair Loss

Hair loss has been reported by people with loss of libido, rashes, stress and anxiety, erection problems, chest pain (latest reports from 41,370 Hair loss patients).

On Jul, 27, 2016

93,193 people reported to have side effects when taking Lasix.
Among them, 631 people (0.68%) have Hair Loss


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Lasix cause Hair loss?

Time on Lasix when people have Hair Loss *:

  • < 1 month: 42.86 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 21.43 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 17.86 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 3.57 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 14.29 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Hair Loss when taking Lasix *:

  • female: 76.47 %
  • male: 23.53 %

Age of people who have Hair Loss when taking Lasix *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.55 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.37 %
  • 30-39: 2.01 %
  • 40-49: 12.98 %
  • 50-59: 24.68 %
  • 60+: 59.41 %

Severity if Hair Loss when taking Lasix **:

  • least: 12.5 %
  • moderate: 25.0 %
  • severe: 62.5 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

How people recovered from Hair Loss **:

  • while on drug: 0.0 %
  • after off the drug: 0.0 %
  • not yet: 100 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Hypertension (47 people)
  • Hepatic Neoplasm Malignant (45 people)
  • Prophylaxis (28 people)
  • Osteoporosis (28 people)
  • Depression (25 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Coumadin (116 people)
  • Norvasc (77 people)
  • Aspirin (72 people)
  • Synthroid (69 people)
  • Neurontin (67 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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