Review: could Mobic cause Hair loss?
Summary: Hair loss could be caused by Mobic, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Lipitor, and have Pain.
We study 11,568 people who have side effects while taking Mobic from FDA and social media. Among them, 115 have Hair loss. Find out below who they are, when they have Hair loss and more.
On Apr, 11, 2014: 11,568 people reported to have side effects when taking Mobic. Among them, 115 people (0.99%) have Hair Loss. They amount to 0.05% of all the 226,547 people who have Hair Loss on eHealthMe.
Time on Mobic 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||64.71%||35.29%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Hair loss when taking Mobic * :
|Hair loss||77.78%||22.22% |
Age of people who have Hair loss when taking Mobic * :
|Hair loss||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||4.04%||13.13%||4.04%||31.31%||47.47% |
Severity of Hair loss when taking Mobic ** :
|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 * :
- Pain (18 people, 15.65%)
- Metastases to bone (14 people, 12.17%)
- Rheumatoid arthritis (13 people, 11.30%)
- Heart transplant (10 people, 8.70%)
- Hypothyroidism (9 people, 7.83%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Lipitor (18 people, 15.65%)
- Aspirin (17 people, 14.78%)
- Protonix (16 people, 13.91%)
- Cephalexin (15 people, 13.04%)
- Zometa (15 people, 13.04%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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