eHealthMe - FDA and Social Media, Personalized eHealthMe - a cloud computing service for drugs

FDA and Social Media, Personalized

Advanced tools

Review: could Namenda cause Hair loss?

We study 6,829 people who have side effects while taking Namenda from FDA and social media. Among them, 8 have Hair loss. Find out below who they are, when they have Hair loss and more.

Stay connected: join a mobile support group for people who take Namenda and have Hair loss >>>

Namenda

Namenda (latest outcomes from 7,203 users) has active ingredients of memantine hydrochloride. It is often used in alzheimer's disease.

Hair loss

Hair loss (latest reports from 228,452 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood cholesterol, multiple sclerosis, depression.

On Aug, 19, 2014: 6,827 people reported to have side effects when taking Namenda. Among them, 8 people (0.12%) have Hair Loss. They amount to 0.00% of all the 228,050 people who have Hair Loss on eHealthMe.

Trend of Hair loss in Namenda reports

Time on Namenda when people have Hair loss * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Hair loss100.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

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

FemaleMale
Hair loss80.77%19.23%

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

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Hair loss0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%11.54%0.00%88.46%

Severity of Hair loss when taking Namenda ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Hair loss ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Dementia alzheimer's type (8 people, 100.00%)
  2. Dementia (5 people, 62.50%)
  3. Amnesia (4 people, 50.00%)
  4. Migraine (3 people, 37.50%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Crestor (8 people, 100.00%)
  2. Synthroid (7 people, 87.50%)
  3. Macrodantin (5 people, 62.50%)
  4. Detrol la (5 people, 62.50%)
  5. Prilosec (5 people, 62.50%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

You can also:

Get connected! Join a mobile support group:
- group for people who take Namenda and have Hair Loss
- group for people who take Namenda
- group for people who have Hair Loss

Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (2 years ago):

  • connie on Feb, 15, 2013:

    my mom started taking namenda 2 weeks ago and her hair is falling out fast. What do I do for her.

    Reply

Can you answer these questions (what is this?):

More questions for: Namenda, Hair loss

You may be interested at these reviews (what is this?):

  • Depo provera overdose
    Dr acidentially gave me something like 9 times the normal dose of depo provera. My life has been miserable! I have fought excessive weight gain, infertility, severe cellulite, and acne for 20 years.

  • Hair loss on this drug
    i began this drug a week and two days now. after the fourth day i saw hair loss, my sister said you have a dry patch in your hair and i went home and brushed my hair there was no much hair loss and a few bald patches about the size of fists at the back of my head. There was no way to hide them, e ...

  • Hair loss, no elevated mood or depression, nausea, tiredness
    Due to hair loss I switched over to Morphine. The hair loss goes on. While taking Tramadol for 5 month I've already lost 2/3 of my long and thick hair. In about 3 month I'll be bold - as a woman. Tramadol elevated my mood. Morphine doesn't. It might even depress me - who knows? Taking 60mg at onc ...

More reviews for: Namenda, Hair loss

On eHealthMe, Namenda (memantine hydrochloride) is often used for alzheimer's disease. Find out below the conditions Namenda is used for, how effective it is, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.

What is Namenda used for and how effective is it:

Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:

Could it be a symptom from a condition:

Drugs in real world that are associated with:

Could your condition cause it?

NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.

WARNING: Please DO NOT STOP MEDICATIONS without first consulting a physician since doing so could be hazardous to your health.

DISCLAIMER: All material available on eHealthMe.com is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment provided by a qualified healthcare provider. All information is observation-only, and has not been supported by scientific studies or clinical trials unless otherwise stated. Different individuals may respond to medication in different ways. Every effort has been made to ensure that all information is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. The use of the eHealthMe site and its content is at your own risk.

You may report adverse side effects to the FDA at http://www.fda.gov/medwatch/ or 1-800-FDA-1088 (1-800-332-1088).

If you use this eHealthMe study on publication, please acknowledge it with a citation: study title, URL, accessed date.

40 million health professionals and patients have studied on eHealthMe. Recent studies:

- Ranitidine for a 32-year old woman who has Acid Reflux (2 seconds ago)

- Methotrexate for a 53-year old woman who has Psoriati ... (11 minutes ago)

- Coenzyme Q10, Ubiquinol for a 63-year old woman who h ... (1 hour ago)

Related study

- Namenda side effects

 

Related symptom

- Hair Loss

 

 

Recent user comments

- "Rash first noticed Sunday morning. Was taking coq10 f ... " (1 hour ago)

- "Have been taking Prilosec OTC for 4 days and have had ... " (2 hours ago)

- "I'm having oral surgery in a couple of days & dentist ... " (5 hours ago)

 

Recent mobile support groups

- Anxiety and Propranolol Hydrochloride

- Pain - Ankle

- Novalgin and Lyrica

- Depression and Sulfasalazine

- Aleve and Pradaxa

 

Popular searches

- Schizophrenia
- Ankylosing Spondylitis
- Ascorbic Acid
- Neurontin
- Insomnia

   

All drugs: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
All conditions: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

About - Terms of service - Privacy policy - Press - Advertise - Apps - Testimonials - Contact us

 
© 2014 eHealthMe.com. All rights reserved. Use of this site constitutes acceptance of eHealthMe.com's terms of service and privacy policy.