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Review: could Loestrin 24 fe cause Hair loss?





Summary: Hair loss is found among people who take Loestrin 24 fe, especially for people who are female, 30-39 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Lunesta, and have Contraception.

We study 582 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 has active ingredients of ethinyl estradiol; norethindrone acetate. It is often used in birth control. (latest outcomes from Loestrin 24 fe 1,144 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, 26, 2014: 582 people reported to have side effects when taking Loestrin 24 fe. Among them, 9 people (1.55%) have Hair Loss.

Trend of Hair loss in Loestrin 24 fe reports

Time on Loestrin 24 fe when people have Hair loss * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Hair loss0.00%50.00%0.00%37.50%12.50%0.00%0.00%

Age of people who have Hair loss when taking Loestrin 24 fe * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Hair loss0.00%0.00%25.00%25.00%50.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Severity of Hair loss when taking Loestrin 24 fe ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Hair loss0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Hair loss ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Contraception (3 people, 33.33%)
  2. Ovarian cyst (1 people, 11.11%)
  3. Insomnia (1 people, 11.11%)
  4. Menstrual cramps (1 people, 11.11%)
  5. Depression (1 people, 11.11%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Lunesta (1 people, 11.11%)
  2. Lo lo estrin fe 24 (1 people, 11.11%)
  3. Lexapro (1 people, 11.11%)
  4. Bupropion hydrochloride (1 people, 11.11%)
  5. Midodrine hydrochloride (1 people, 11.11%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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