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Review: could Lumigan cause Hair loss?

Summary: Hair loss is found among people who take Lumigan, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, also take medication Vitamins, and have Glaucoma. We study 3,655 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 has active ingredients of bimatoprost. It is often used in glaucoma. (latest outcomes from 3,773 Lumigan 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 42,762 Hair loss patients)

On May, 8, 2015: 3,655 people reported to have side effects when taking Lumigan. Among them, 22 people (0.60%) have Hair Loss.

Trend of Hair loss in Lumigan reports

Time on Lumigan when people have Hair loss * :

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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 ** :

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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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  • From this study (2 weeks ago):

  • About a week ago I stopped taking the Zoloft; carefully monitoring the withdrawal symptoms. Experiencing minors headaches, nausea, and light headiness; so far withdrawals symptoms are tolerable. Want to see if the hair loss is connected with taking the Zoloft; been on Zoloft for 23 years. hair loss has been occurring slowly for years now. just realized have patchy it is. not as noticeable when hair grows out; but grows out in different lengths. lots of itching.

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  • From this study (3 weeks ago):

  • I have only been on the tablet for 4 weeks and now seem to be losing more and more hair on a daily basis, I had the same problem whilst on warfarin a few years ago

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  • From this study (4 weeks ago):

  • Depression and high blood pressure additional diagnosis

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