Review: could Levonorgestrel and ethinyl estradiol cause Baldness?
We study 325 people who have side effects while taking Levonorgestrel and ethinyl estradiol from FDA and social media. Among them, 15 have Baldness. Find out below who they are, when they have Baldness and more.
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Levonorgestrel and ethinyl estradiol
Levonorgestrel and ethinyl estradiol (latest outcomes from 352 users) has active ingredients of ethinyl estradiol; levonorgestrel. It is often used in birth control.
Baldness (partial or complete lack of hair growth) (latest reports from 228,466 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood cholesterol, multiple sclerosis, depression.
On Aug, 19, 2014: 324 people reported to have side effects when taking Levonorgestrel and ethinyl estradiol. Among them, 15 people (4.63%) have Baldness. They amount to 0.01% of all the 228,050 people who have Baldness on eHealthMe.
Time on Levonorgestrel and ethinyl estradiol when people have Baldness * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Age of people who have Baldness when taking Levonorgestrel and ethinyl estradiol * :
Severity of Baldness when taking Levonorgestrel and ethinyl estradiol ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Baldness ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Gastritis (14 people, 93.33%)
- Anxiety (4 people, 26.67%)
- Depression (4 people, 26.67%)
- Compulsions (3 people, 20.00%)
- Contraception (1 people, 6.67%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Levonorgestrel (14 people, 93.33%)
- Fluoxetine (14 people, 93.33%)
- Ethinyl estradiol tab (14 people, 93.33%)
- Omeprazole (14 people, 93.33%)
- Depakene (14 people, 93.33%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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On eHealthMe, Levonorgestrel And Ethinyl Estradiol (ethinyl estradiol; levonorgestrel) is often used for birth control. Find out below the conditions Levonorgestrel And Ethinyl Estradiol is used for, how effective it is, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.
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