Review: could Loestrin 24 fe cause Hair loss?
We study 581 people who have side effects while taking Loestrin 24 fe from FDA and social media. Among them, 9 have Hair loss. Find out below who they are, when they have Hair loss and more.
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Loestrin 24 fe
Loestrin 24 fe (latest outcomes from 1,144 users) has active ingredients of ethinyl estradiol; norethindrone acetate. It is often used in birth control.
Hair loss (latest reports from 229,073 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood cholesterol, multiple sclerosis, depression.
On Sep, 15, 2014: 581 people reported to have side effects when taking Loestrin 24 fe. Among them, 9 people (1.55%) have Hair Loss.
Time on Loestrin 24 fe when people have Hair loss * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Hair loss||0.00%||50.00%||0.00%||37.50%||12.50%||0.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Hair loss when taking Loestrin 24 fe * :
|Hair loss||0.00%||0.00%||25.00%||25.00%||50.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Severity of Hair loss when taking Loestrin 24 fe ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Hair loss||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Hair loss ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Contraception (3 people, 33.33%)
- Ovarian cyst (1 people, 11.11%)
- Insomnia (1 people, 11.11%)
- Menstrual cramps (1 people, 11.11%)
- Depression (1 people, 11.11%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Lunesta (1 people, 11.11%)
- Lo lo estrin fe 24 (1 people, 11.11%)
- Lexapro (1 people, 11.11%)
- Bupropion hydrochloride (1 people, 11.11%)
- Midodrine hydrochloride (1 people, 11.11%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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