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Review: could Lumigan cause Hair loss?

We study 3,647 people who have side effects while taking Lumigan from FDA and social media. Among them, 22 have Hair loss. Find out below who they are, when they have Hair loss and more.

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Lumigan

Lumigan (latest outcomes from 3,762 users) has active ingredients of bimatoprost. It is often used in glaucoma.

Hair loss

Hair loss (latest reports from 228,438 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood cholesterol, multiple sclerosis, depression.

On Aug, 18, 2014: 3,647 people reported to have side effects when taking Lumigan. Among them, 22 people (0.60%) have Hair Loss. They amount to 0.01% of all the 228,036 people who have Hair Loss on eHealthMe.

Trend of Hair loss in Lumigan reports

Time on Lumigan when people have Hair loss * :

n/a

Gender of people who have Hair loss when taking Lumigan * :

FemaleMale
Hair loss86.96%13.04%

Age of people who have Hair loss when taking Lumigan * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Hair loss0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%5.26%0.00%0.00%94.74%

Severity of Hair loss when taking Lumigan ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Hair loss ** :

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Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Glaucoma (6 people, 27.27%)
  2. Breast cancer female (3 people, 13.64%)
  3. Hypertension (3 people, 13.64%)
  4. Atrial fibrillation (2 people, 9.09%)
  5. Vitamin supplementation (2 people, 9.09%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Vitamins (6 people, 27.27%)
  2. Vitamin b-12 (3 people, 13.64%)
  3. Arimidex (3 people, 13.64%)
  4. Zetia (3 people, 13.64%)
  5. Aspirin (3 people, 13.64%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (2 days ago):

  • Hair is falling out, Not growing in well and breaking off

    Reply

  • From this study (5 days ago):

  • Bystolic was effective in lowering my blood pressure. However, this drug has caused HORRIFIC problems for me. I have never had anything affect me so adversely. I believe that at first I was metabolizing it well, but after a couple of weeks I felt poisoned. It has been 5 months since I stopped taking it, and I believe I am finally coming out of it. I curse the day that I was foolish enough to ingest this substance.

    Reply

  • From this study (1 week ago):

  • Diagnosed with acute Glaucoma, operated with laser and given Lumigan 1 drop in each eye nightly.
    A few weeks later nose bleed from one nostril quite heavy. Occurs on a weekly basis. Dr prescribed anti biotics, and cream. Not working.
    Any advice will be appreciated please.
    Annie

    Reply

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