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 11,645 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 has active ingredients of meloxicam. It is often used in arthritis. (latest outcomes from 12,507 Mobic users)
Hair loss has been reported by people with high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood cholesterol, multiple sclerosis, depression. (latest reports from 42,762 Hair loss patients)
On May, 4, 2015: 11,641 people reported to have side effects when taking Mobic. Among them, 116 people (1.00%) have Hair Loss.
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||61.11%||33.33%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||5.56%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Hair loss when taking Mobic * :
|Hair loss||77.97%||22.03% |
Age of people who have Hair loss when taking Mobic * :
|Hair loss||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||4.00%||13.00%||5.00%||31.00%||47.00% |
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, 15.52%)
- Metastases to bone (14 people, 12.07%)
- Rheumatoid arthritis (13 people, 11.21%)
- Heart transplant (10 people, 8.62%)
- Arthritis (9 people, 7.76%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Lipitor (18 people, 15.52%)
- Protonix (17 people, 14.66%)
- Aspirin (17 people, 14.66%)
- Zometa (15 people, 12.93%)
- Cephalexin (15 people, 12.93%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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the drug does help,however because of the hair loss I had to have my thyroid checked again as that causes hair loss but this was not the case.It is from the meloxicam. Is there another drug thats works similar to that with out the hair loss?
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