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Review: could Percocet cause Hair loss?
Summary: Hair loss is found among people who take Percocet, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Ativan, and have Pain.
We study 24,280 people who have side effects while taking Percocet from FDA and social media. Among them, 270 have Hair loss. Find out below who they are, when they have Hair loss and more.
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Percocet (latest outcomes from 26,445 users) has active ingredients of acetaminophen; oxycodone hydrochloride. It is often used in pain.
Hair loss (latest reports from 41,549 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood cholesterol, multiple sclerosis, depression.
On Nov, 12, 2014: 24,280 people reported to have side effects when taking Percocet. Among them, 270 people (1.11%) have Hair Loss.
Time on Percocet 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||42.86%||7.14%||0.00%||0.00%||28.57%||21.43%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Hair loss when taking Percocet * :
|Hair loss||0.00%||0.00%||0.39%||8.27%||10.63%||45.67%||19.29%||15.75% |
Severity of Hair loss when taking Percocet ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Hair loss||0.00%||50.00%||50.00%||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 * :
- Pain (62 people, 22.96%)
- Depression (51 people, 18.89%)
- Eczema (40 people, 14.81%)
- Constipation (31 people, 11.48%)
- Migraine (29 people, 10.74%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Ativan (78 people, 28.89%)
- Vicodin (60 people, 22.22%)
- Aredia (59 people, 21.85%)
- Zometa (57 people, 21.11%)
- Neurontin (56 people, 20.74%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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(Asked by a 47 year old man who has Hair Loss, and takes Oxcarbazepine)
has been getting thinner on top and now there's a little bald spot it just seems like the last month and a half maybe that I've noticed that my hair has been getting thinner on top and now there's a little bald spot where its really thin and you can see the scalp and he increased my dosage by 600 mi ...
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(Asked by a 31 year old woman who has Breathing - Slowed Or Stopped, Dizzy, Shaky, and takes Percocet, Fentanyl, Avelox)
Taken pain mess for years got chest infection was given avelox three days ago. Last nights dose I started shaking couldn't breathe so shaky yet I am dehydrated too. I had woke up drank coffee then took my mess regular and started shaking all over again. Drank three glasses of juice and two of water ...
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Do multiple myeloma patients have the chills without fever? My husband was diagnosed 2 months ago and has had 2 months of chemo 2x weekly for 3 weeks. He has Velacade and a steroid Decadron. He has also had 3 rounds of cytoxan. Why is he getting chills?
- What can i do to grow hair back. i've been taking fluticasone propionate for altmost 1 year and 6 months, now i've stopped using it, but i lost hair in frontal region and i want to regrow it.
(Asked by a 21 year old man who has Hair Loss, and takes Fluticasone Propionate)
What can i do to grow hair back. i've been taking Fluticasone propionate for altmost 1 year and 6 months, now I've stopped using it, but I lost hair in frontal region and I want to regrow it.
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