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Review: could Minoxidil cause Cholesterol?

Summary: Cholesterol could be caused by Minoxidil, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, also take Lipitor, and have Alopecia.

We study 2,794 people who have side effects while taking Minoxidil from FDA and social media. Among them, 19 have Cholesterol. Find out below who they are, when they have Cholesterol and more.

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Minoxidil

Minoxidil (latest outcomes from 2,873 users) has active ingredients of minoxidil. It is often used in hair loss.

Cholesterol

Cholesterol (latest reports from 446,972 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, high blood pressure, depression, osteopenia, pain.

On Apr, 16, 2014: 2,800 people reported to have side effects when taking Minoxidil. Among them, 19 people (0.68%) have Cholesterol. They amount to 0.00% of all the 451,125 people who have Cholesterol on eHealthMe.

Trend of Cholesterol in Minoxidil reports

Time on Minoxidil when people have Cholesterol * :

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Age of people who have Cholesterol when taking Minoxidil * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Cholesterol0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%55.56%5.56%38.89%

Severity of Cholesterol when taking Minoxidil ** :

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How people recovered from Cholesterol ** :

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Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Alopecia (1 people, 5.26%)
  2. Multiple myeloma (1 people, 5.26%)
  3. Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (1 people, 5.26%)
  4. Diabetes mellitus (1 people, 5.26%)
  5. Blood cholesterol increased (1 people, 5.26%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Lipitor (13 people, 68.42%)
  2. Norvasc (13 people, 68.42%)
  3. Omeprazole (13 people, 68.42%)
  4. Chlorhexidine gluconate (12 people, 63.16%)
  5. Augmentin '125' (12 people, 63.16%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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  • Hoping that after finding out I am gluten intolerant and taking these supplements I will get some hair recovery

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