Omeprazole and Hair thinning - from FDA reports


Summary

Hair thinning is found among people who take Omeprazole, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Humira, and have Gastroesophageal reflux disease. This review analyzes which people have Hair thinning with Omeprazole. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 168,361 people who have side effects when taking Omeprazole from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On Apr, 30, 2017

168,361 people reported to have side effects when taking Omeprazole.
Among them, 1,546 people (0.92%) have Hair Thinning


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Omeprazole cause Hair thinning?

Time on Omeprazole when people have Hair Thinning *:

  • < 1 month: 42.98 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 22.81 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 10.53 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.88 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 10.53 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 2.63 %
  • 10+ years: 9.65 %

Gender of people who have Hair Thinning when taking Omeprazole *:

  • female: 84.8 %
  • male: 15.2 %

Age of people who have Hair Thinning when taking Omeprazole *:

  • 0-1: 0.17 %
  • 2-9: 0.25 %
  • 10-19: 1.32 %
  • 20-29: 3.47 %
  • 30-39: 8.19 %
  • 40-49: 13.81 %
  • 50-59: 19.19 %
  • 60+: 53.6 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (199 people, 12.87%)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis (179 people, 11.58%)
  • High Blood Pressure (163 people, 10.54%)
  • High Blood Cholesterol (102 people, 6.60%)
  • Depression (96 people, 6.21%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Humira (141 people, 9.12%)
  • Prednisone (120 people, 7.76%)
  • Methotrexate (96 people, 6.21%)
  • Vitamin D (91 people, 5.89%)
  • Enbrel (90 people, 5.82%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Fatigue (288 people, 18.63%)
  • Nausea (256 people, 16.56%)
  • Diarrhea (234 people, 15.14%)
  • Weakness (216 people, 13.97%)
  • Joint Pain (210 people, 13.58%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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