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Review: could Levonorgestrel and ethinyl estradiol cause Baldness (Hair loss)?





Summary: Baldness is found among people who take Levonorgestrel and ethinyl estradiol, especially for people who are female, 20-29 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Levonorgestrel, and have Gastritis.

We study 329 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 has active ingredients of ethinyl estradiol; levonorgestrel. It is often used in birth control. (latest outcomes from Levonorgestrel and ethinyl estradiol 356 users)

Baldness

Baldness (partial or complete lack of hair growth) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood cholesterol, multiple sclerosis, depression.(latest reports from Baldness 41,549 patients)

On Dec, 18, 2014: 329 people reported to have side effects when taking Levonorgestrel and ethinyl estradiol. Among them, 15 people (4.56%) have Baldness.

Trend of Baldness in Levonorgestrel and ethinyl estradiol reports

Time on Levonorgestrel and ethinyl estradiol when people have Baldness * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Baldness0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Age of people who have Baldness when taking Levonorgestrel and ethinyl estradiol * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Baldness0.00%0.00%0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Severity of Baldness when taking Levonorgestrel and ethinyl estradiol ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Baldness0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Baldness ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Baldness0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Gastritis (14 people, 93.33%)
  2. Anxiety (4 people, 26.67%)
  3. Depression (4 people, 26.67%)
  4. Compulsions (3 people, 20.00%)
  5. Contraception (1 people, 6.67%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Levonorgestrel (14 people, 93.33%)
  2. Fluoxetine (14 people, 93.33%)
  3. Ethinyl estradiol tab (14 people, 93.33%)
  4. Omeprazole (14 people, 93.33%)
  5. Depakene (14 people, 93.33%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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