Review: could Nortriptyline cause Loss of hair?
We study 943 people who have side effects while taking Nortriptyline from FDA and social media. Among them, 6 have Loss of hair. Find out below who they are, when they have Loss of hair and more.
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Nortriptyline hydrochloride (latest outcomes from 1,468 users) has active ingredients of nortriptyline hydrochloride. It is often used in depression.
Loss of hair
Loss of hair (latest reports from 228,408 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood cholesterol, multiple sclerosis, depression.
On Aug, 13, 2014: 943 people reported to have side effects when taking Nortriptyline hydrochloride. Among them, 6 people (0.64%) have Loss Of Hair. They amount to 0.00% of all the 227,994 people who have Loss Of Hair on eHealthMe.
Time on Nortriptyline hydrochloride when people have Loss of hair * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Loss of hair||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Gender of people who have Loss of hair when taking Nortriptyline hydrochloride * :
|Loss of hair||100.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Loss of hair when taking Nortriptyline hydrochloride * :
|Loss of hair||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||25.00%||0.00%||25.00%||50.00% |
Severity of Loss of hair when taking Nortriptyline hydrochloride ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Loss of hair||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Loss of hair ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Loss of hair||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Fibromyalgia (2 people, 33.33%)
- Blood pressure (1 people, 16.67%)
- Polymyositis - adult (1 people, 16.67%)
- Blood cholesterol (1 people, 16.67%)
- Breast cancer (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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From this study (19 hours ago):
Very dry hair .I cry easy.Can't lose weigh.Voice change.Pain on my left shoulder.feeling really tired and can't sleep.yeast infection every week.my right kidney hurts.chest feeling heavy.
From this study (2 days ago):
65 year old man with a full head of hair. Began losing more hair daily. After about 2 months, more than half my hair is gone.
From this study (3 days ago):
I noticed hair loss after one month of taking this drug. 5mg one per day. My ankles and legs are really swollen.
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