Review: Hair loss in Melatonin
(By eHealthMe on Dec, 2, 2013)
Severity ratings: 2.0/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
This is a review of Hair loss by studying 1,810 people who take Melatonin. We analyze: the time on Melatonin when people have Hair loss, gender and age of these people, the severity of Hair loss, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Melatonin. The review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Melatonin (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of melatonin. It is often used in insomnia, sleep disorder. Commonly reported side effects of Melatonin include fatigue, pain prophylaxis, pain exacerbated, pain, fatigue aggravated.
Hair loss has been reported by people with high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood cholesterol, multiple sclerosis, depression.
On Dec, 2, 2013: 1,810 people reported to have side effects when taking Melatonin. Among them, 26 people (1.44%) have Hair Loss.
Time on Melatonin 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%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Hair loss when taking Melatonin * :
|Hair loss||84.00%||16.00% |
Age of people who have Hair loss when taking Melatonin * :
|Hair loss||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||13.33%||6.67%||20.00%||40.00%||20.00% |
Severity of Hair loss when taking Melatonin ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Hair loss||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Hair loss ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Hair loss||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Sleep disorder (9 people, 34.62%)
- Muscle spasms (7 people, 26.92%)
- Osteoporosis (7 people, 26.92%)
- Pain (3 people, 11.54%)
- Headache (3 people, 11.54%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Prilosec (11 people, 42.31%)
- Metoprolol succinate (8 people, 30.77%)
- Proair hfa (7 people, 26.92%)
- Metronidazole (7 people, 26.92%)
- Clonazepam (7 people, 26.92%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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