Paxil and Hair loss - from FDA reports
Hair loss is found among people who take Paxil, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Xanax, and have Depression. This review analyzes which people have Hair loss with Paxil. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 78,123 people who have side effects when taking Paxil from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On May, 02, 2017
78,123 people reported to have side effects when taking Paxil.
Among them, 691 people (0.88%) have Hair Loss
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Paxil when people have Hair Loss *:
- < 1 month: 4.88 %
- 1 - 6 months: 29.27 %
- 6 - 12 months: 12.2 %
- 1 - 2 years: 14.63 %
- 2 - 5 years: 12.2 %
- 5 - 10 years: 14.63 %
- 10+ years: 12.2 %
Gender of people who have Hair Loss when taking Paxil *:
- female: 85.11 %
- male: 14.89 %
Age of people who have Hair Loss when taking Paxil *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.17 %
- 10-19: 3.65 %
- 20-29: 3.82 %
- 30-39: 16.67 %
- 40-49: 31.25 %
- 50-59: 22.05 %
- 60+: 22.4 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Depression (175 people, 25.33%)
- Stress And Anxiety (51 people, 7.38%)
- Pain (49 people, 7.09%)
- Breast Cancer (39 people, 5.64%)
- High Blood Pressure (37 people, 5.35%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Xanax (117 people, 16.93%)
- Zometa (100 people, 14.47%)
- Aredia (80 people, 11.58%)
- Ativan (76 people, 11.00%)
- Neurontin (67 people, 9.70%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Fatigue (199 people, 28.80%)
- Nausea (189 people, 27.35%)
- Stress And Anxiety (177 people, 25.62%)
- Weakness (170 people, 24.60%)
- Pain (170 people, 24.60%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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