Review: could Nortriptyline hydrochloride cause Hair loss?
Summary: Hair loss is found among people who take Nortriptyline hydrochloride, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, also take medication Imitrex, and have Fibromyalgia.
We study 981 people who have side effects while taking Nortriptyline hydrochloride from FDA and social media. Among them, 6 have Hair loss. Find out below who they are, when they have Hair loss and more.
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Nortriptyline hydrochloride has active ingredients of nortriptyline hydrochloride. It is often used in migraine. (latest outcomes from 1,512 Nortriptyline hydrochloride 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 Mar, 28, 2015: 981 people reported to have side effects when taking Nortriptyline hydrochloride. Among them, 6 people (0.61%) have Hair Loss.
Time on Nortriptyline hydrochloride 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||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Gender of people who have Hair loss when taking Nortriptyline hydrochloride * :
|Hair loss||100.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Hair loss when taking Nortriptyline hydrochloride * :
|Hair loss||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||25.00%||0.00%||25.00%||50.00% |
Severity of Hair loss when taking Nortriptyline hydrochloride ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Hair loss||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||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 * :
- Fibromyalgia (2 people, 33.33%)
- Polymyositis - adult (1 people, 16.67%)
- Blood cholesterol (1 people, 16.67%)
- Breast cancer (1 people, 16.67%)
- Hypothyroidism (1 people, 16.67%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Imitrex (2 people, 33.33%)
- Furosemide (1 people, 16.67%)
- Captopril (1 people, 16.67%)
- Estrogens conjugated (1 people, 16.67%)
- Baclofen (1 people, 16.67%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- A study of side effects of Hydralazine Hydrochloride for a 56-year old man with High Blood Pressure. The patient has Hair Loss
- A study of side effects of Amlodipine Besylate for a 66-year old woman with Hypertension. The patient has Hair Loss
- A study of side effects of Diazepam for a 32-year old woman with Stress And Anxiety. The patient has Hair Loss
- A study of drug interactions between Centrum, Biotin, Lexapro, Vitamin D, Verapamil Hydrochloride, Losartan for a 65-year old woman with Vitamin B2 Deficiency, Hair Growth Abnormal, Anxiety Disorder, Vitamin D Decreased, Blood Pressure Increased. The patient has Hair Loss, Night Sweats
- A study of drug interactions between Zoloft, Hydrochlorothiazide, Metoprolol Tartrate for a 65-year old woman with Panic Attack, High Blood Pressure. The patient has Hair Loss, Abdominal Bloating, Ureteral Spasm, Pelvic Discomfort
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