Review: could Metoprolol tartrate cause Hair loss?
Summary: Hair loss is found among people who take Metoprolol tartrate, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Aspirin, and have High blood pressure.
We study 38,548 people who have side effects while taking Metoprolol tartrate from FDA and social media. Among them, 284 have Hair loss. Find out below who they are, when they have Hair loss and more.
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Metoprolol tartrate has active ingredients of metoprolol tartrate. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from 40,460 Metoprolol tartrate users)
Hair loss has been reported by people with high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood cholesterol, multiple sclerosis, depression. (latest reports from 42,705 Hair loss patients)
On Feb, 12, 2015: 38,548 people reported to have side effects when taking Metoprolol tartrate. Among them, 284 people (0.74%) have Hair Loss.
Time on Metoprolol tartrate 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||9.38%||28.12%||21.88%||15.62%||12.50%||6.25%||6.25% |
Gender of people who have Hair loss when taking Metoprolol tartrate * :
|Hair loss||84.85%||15.15% |
Age of people who have Hair loss when taking Metoprolol tartrate * :
|Hair loss||0.00%||0.84%||0.42%||1.26%||2.52%||14.71%||16.39%||63.87% |
Severity of Hair loss when taking Metoprolol tartrate ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Hair loss||0.00%||70.83%||16.67%||12.50% |
How people recovered from Hair loss ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Hair loss||0.00%||16.67%||83.33% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (56 people, 19.72%)
- Atrial fibrillation (23 people, 8.10%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (17 people, 5.99%)
- Anxiety (17 people, 5.99%)
- Hepatitis c (14 people, 4.93%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (57 people, 20.07%)
- Lisinopril (42 people, 14.79%)
- Furosemide (39 people, 13.73%)
- Simvastatin (38 people, 13.38%)
- Lipitor (31 people, 10.92%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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