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Review: could Lo loestrin fe cause Hair loss?





Summary: Hair loss is reported only by a few people who take Lo loestrin fe.

We study 87 people who have side effects while taking Lo loestrin fe from FDA and social media. Find out below who they are, when they have Hair loss and more.

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Lo loestrin fe

Lo loestrin fe has active ingredients of ethinyl estradiol; norethindrone acetate. It is often used in birth control. (latest outcomes from Lo loestrin fe 115 users)

Hair loss

Hair loss has been reported by people with high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood cholesterol, multiple sclerosis, depression.(latest reports from Hair loss 41,549 patients)

On Nov, 28, 2014: 87 people reported to have side effects when taking Lo loestrin fe. Among them, 1 people (1.15%) has Hair Loss.

Trend of Hair loss in Lo loestrin fe reports

Time on Lo loestrin fe when people have Hair loss * :

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Age of people who have Hair loss when taking Lo loestrin fe * :

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Hair loss0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%

Severity of Hair loss when taking Lo loestrin fe ** :

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How people recovered from Hair loss ** :

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Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Endometriosis (1 people, 100.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Crestor (1 people, 100.00%)
  2. Zyrtec (1 people, 100.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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