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Review: could Mobic cause Hair loss?





Summary: Hair loss is found among people who take Mobic, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Lipitor, and have Pain.

We study 11,630 people who have side effects while taking Mobic from FDA and social media. Among them, 116 have Hair loss. Find out below who they are, when they have Hair loss and more.

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Mobic

Mobic has active ingredients of meloxicam. It is often used in arthritis. (latest outcomes from Mobic 12,491 users)

Hair loss

Hair loss has been reported by people with high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood cholesterol, multiple sclerosis, depression.(latest reports from Hair loss 41,549 patients)

On Nov, 26, 2014: 11,628 people reported to have side effects when taking Mobic. Among them, 116 people (1.00%) have Hair Loss.

Trend of Hair loss in Mobic reports

Time on Mobic when people have Hair loss * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Hair loss61.11%33.33%0.00%0.00%0.00%5.56%0.00%

Gender of people who have Hair loss when taking Mobic * :

FemaleMale
Hair loss77.97%22.03%

Age of people who have Hair loss when taking Mobic * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Hair loss0.00%0.00%0.00%4.00%13.00%5.00%31.00%47.00%

Severity of Hair loss when taking Mobic ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Hair loss0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Hair loss ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Hair loss0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Pain (18 people, 15.52%)
  2. Metastases to bone (14 people, 12.07%)
  3. Rheumatoid arthritis (13 people, 11.21%)
  4. Heart transplant (10 people, 8.62%)
  5. Arthritis (9 people, 7.76%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Lipitor (18 people, 15.52%)
  2. Protonix (17 people, 14.66%)
  3. Aspirin (17 people, 14.66%)
  4. Zometa (15 people, 12.93%)
  5. Cephalexin (15 people, 12.93%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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