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Review: could Minoxidil cause Cholesterol (High Blood Cholesterol)?

Summary: Cholesterol is found among people who take Minoxidil, especially for people who are 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Lipitor, and have Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. We study 2,816 people who have side effects while taking Minoxidil from FDA and social media. Among them, 20 have Cholesterol. Find out below who they are, when they have Cholesterol and more.

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Minoxidil

Minoxidil has active ingredients of minoxidil. It is often used in hair loss. (latest outcomes from 2,900 Minoxidil users)

Cholesterol

Cholesterol has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, osteoporosis, high blood pressure, depression, osteopenia. (latest reports from 172,049 Cholesterol patients)

On May, 8, 2015: 2,816 people reported to have side effects when taking Minoxidil. Among them, 20 people (0.71%) have Cholesterol.

Trend of Cholesterol in Minoxidil reports

Time on Minoxidil when people have Cholesterol * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Cholesterol100.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

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%52.63%5.26%42.11%

Severity of Cholesterol when taking Minoxidil ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Cholesterol0.00%0.00%100.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Cholesterol ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Cholesterol100.00%0.00%0.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (1 people, 5.00%)
  2. Alopecia (1 people, 5.00%)
  3. Neuropathy (1 people, 5.00%)
  4. Multiple myeloma (1 people, 5.00%)
  5. Diabetes mellitus (1 people, 5.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Lipitor (13 people, 65.00%)
  2. Norvasc (13 people, 65.00%)
  3. Omeprazole (13 people, 65.00%)
  4. Chlorhexidine gluconate (12 people, 60.00%)
  5. Augmentin '125' (12 people, 60.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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