Review: could Magnesium sulfate cause Hair loss?
Summary: Hair loss is found among people who take Magnesium sulfate, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Calcium, and have High blood pressure.
We study 7,062 people who have side effects while taking Magnesium sulfate from FDA and social media. Among them, 43 have Hair loss. Find out below who they are, when they have Hair loss and more.
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Magnesium sulfate has active ingredients of magnesium sulfate. It is often used in constipation. (latest outcomes from 7,307 Magnesium sulfate users)
Hair loss has been reported by people with high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood cholesterol, multiple sclerosis, depression. (latest reports from 42,734 Hair loss patients)
On Apr, 14, 2015: 7,062 people reported to have side effects when taking Magnesium sulfate. Among them, 43 people (0.61%) have Hair Loss.
Time on Magnesium sulfate 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||71.43%||0.00%||0.00%||14.29%||14.29%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Hair loss when taking Magnesium sulfate * :
|Hair loss||80.85%||19.15% |
Age of people who have Hair loss when taking Magnesium sulfate * :
|Hair loss||0.00%||0.00%||12.20%||2.44%||2.44%||21.95%||26.83%||34.15% |
Severity of Hair loss when taking Magnesium sulfate ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Hair loss||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Hair loss ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (9 people, 20.93%)
- Prophylaxis (5 people, 11.63%)
- Emphysema (5 people, 11.63%)
- Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (4 people, 9.30%)
- Hypothyroidism (4 people, 9.30%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Calcium (10 people, 23.26%)
- Potassium chloride (10 people, 23.26%)
- Multi-vitamin (8 people, 18.60%)
- Acetaminophen (7 people, 16.28%)
- Fluconazole (7 people, 16.28%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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