Namenda and Hair loss - from FDA reports
Hair loss is found among people who take Namenda, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Erivedge, and have Dementia alzheimer's type. This review analyzes which people have Hair loss with Namenda. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 9,428 people who have side effects when taking Namenda from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On May, 03, 2017
9,428 people reported to have side effects when taking Namenda.
Among them, 24 people (0.25%) have Hair Loss
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Namenda when people have Hair Loss *:
- < 1 month: 100 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Hair Loss when taking Namenda *:
- female: 70.83 %
- male: 29.17 %
Age of people who have Hair Loss when taking Namenda *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 5 %
- 30-39: 0.0 %
- 40-49: 10 %
- 50-59: 15 %
- 60+: 70 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Multiple Sclerosis (5 people, 20.83%)
- Dementia Alzheimer's Type (5 people, 20.83%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (2 people, 8.33%)
- Dementia (2 people, 8.33%)
- Basal Cell Carcinoma (2 people, 8.33%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Erivedge (3 people, 12.50%)
- Zoloft (2 people, 8.33%)
- Vitamin B12 (2 people, 8.33%)
- Synthroid (2 people, 8.33%)
- Diovan (2 people, 8.33%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Appetite - Decreased (6 people, 25.00%)
- Fatigue (5 people, 20.83%)
- Insomnia (3 people, 12.50%)
- Gait Disturbance (3 people, 12.50%)
- Depression (2 people, 8.33%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Do you have Hair loss when taking Namenda?
Namenda has active ingredients of memantine hydrochloride. It is often used in dementia. (latest outcomes from Namenda 10,146 users)
Hair loss has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, hepatitis c, high blood cholesterol (latest reports from 87,962 Hair loss patients).
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