eHealthMe - FDA and Social Media, Personalized eHealthMe - a cloud computing service for drugs

FDA and Social Media, Personalized

How to?

Review: could Percocet cause Hair loss?

We study 24,256 people who have side effects while taking Percocet from FDA and social media. Among them, 269 have Hair loss. Find out below who they are, when they have Hair loss and more.

Stay connected: join a mobile support group for people who take Percocet and have Hair loss >>>

Percocet

Percocet (latest outcomes from 26,406 users) has active ingredients of acetaminophen; oxycodone hydrochloride. It is often used in pain.

Hair loss

Hair loss (latest reports from 228,331 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood cholesterol, multiple sclerosis, depression.

On Aug, 12, 2014: 24,250 people reported to have side effects when taking Percocet. Among them, 269 people (1.11%) have Hair Loss. They amount to 0.12% of all the 227,986 people who have Hair Loss on eHealthMe.

Trend of Hair loss in Percocet reports

Time on Percocet when people have Hair loss * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Hair loss46.15%7.69%0.00%0.00%30.77%15.38%0.00%

Age of people who have Hair loss when taking Percocet * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Hair loss0.00%0.00%0.40%8.30%10.28%45.85%19.37%15.81%

Severity of Hair loss when taking Percocet ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Hair loss0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Hair loss ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Pain (62 people, 23.05%)
  2. Depression (50 people, 18.59%)
  3. Eczema (40 people, 14.87%)
  4. Constipation (31 people, 11.52%)
  5. Migraine (29 people, 10.78%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Ativan (78 people, 29.00%)
  2. Vicodin (60 people, 22.30%)
  3. Aredia (59 people, 21.93%)
  4. Zometa (57 people, 21.19%)
  5. Neurontin (56 people, 20.82%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

You can also:

Get connected! Join a mobile support group:
- group for people who take Percocet and have Hair Loss
- group for people who take Percocet
- group for people who have Hair Loss

Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (6 months ago):

  • I started taking the Crestor and Metformin 5 months ago. Around a month and a half of taking the medicines I noticed my hair coming out more then usual and now it is so very, very noticeable. I have talked to my Dr's and they are not helping me with this matter. Can someone please tell me what to do to stop this from happening????

    Reply

Can you answer these questions (what is this?):

  • How long does blurred vision normally last after percocet is stopped?
    I took Percocet for pain for one week after rotator cuff surgery. My vision was blurred shortly after I began taking it, but I've been off of it for three weeks with no improvement in my vision. How long does this condition normally last?

  • Does gravol leave a sick sweet taste in your mouth?
    I just had an appendectomy and am on percocet and gravol. I have this disgusting sweet taste in my mouth that I can not get rid of with brushing my teeth and I'd like to know if this is a side effect of either of these drugs

  • Cranberry juice making percocet not show up in a uv test.
    Had gotting Kidney Stones and had been drinking about 3 gallons of cranberry juice and bunch of water and went in for a ut test and it came back neg for percocet. I always take my pills but don't alway take them at the right time cause sometimes i have to drive my niece so i wouldn't take them when ...

More questions for: Percocet, Hair loss

You may be interested at these reviews (what is this?):

  • Eczema and birth control-microgestin
    I started getting eczema over the last year and recently decided it may be from the birth control as well, which I started taking @ 2 months before I got the eczema and skin started breaking out...weight gain, etc. I am on singulair, westcort cream, moisture/kenalog, exederm cream, cerevue wash, cet ...

  • Depo provera overdose
    Dr acidentially gave me something like 9 times the normal dose of depo provera. My life has been miserable! I have fought excessive weight gain, infertility, severe cellulite, and acne for 20 years.

  • Hair loss on this drug
    i began this drug a week and two days now. after the fourth day i saw hair loss, my sister said you have a dry patch in your hair and i went home and brushed my hair there was no much hair loss and a few bald patches about the size of fists at the back of my head. There was no way to hide them, e ...

More reviews for: Percocet, Hair loss

On eHealthMe, Percocet (acetaminophen; oxycodone hydrochloride) is often used for pain. Find out below the conditions Percocet is used for, how effective it is, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.

What is Percocet used for and how effective is it:

Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:

Could it be a symptom from a condition:

Drugs in real world that are associated with:

Could your condition cause it?

NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.

WARNING: Please DO NOT STOP MEDICATIONS without first consulting a physician since doing so could be hazardous to your health.

DISCLAIMER: All material available on eHealthMe.com is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment provided by a qualified healthcare provider. All information is observation-only, and has not been supported by scientific studies or clinical trials unless otherwise stated. Different individuals may respond to medication in different ways. Every effort has been made to ensure that all information is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. The use of the eHealthMe site and its content is at your own risk.

You may report adverse side effects to the FDA at http://www.fda.gov/medwatch/ or 1-800-FDA-1088 (1-800-332-1088).

If you use this eHealthMe study on publication, please acknowledge it with a citation: study title, URL, accessed date.

39 million health professionals and patients have studied on eHealthMe. Recent studies:

- Erythromycin for a 56-year old woman who has Tooth Ab ... (35 minutes ago)

- Escitalopram, Ritalin La, Strattera for a 29-year old ... (44 minutes ago)

- Protonix, Allegra, Tricor, Tri-previfem, Levoxyl, Nor ... (2 hours ago)

Related study

- Percocet side effects

 

Related symptom

- Hair Loss

 

 

Recent user comments

- "Bones in toes and fingers have changed. Swelling in f ... " (3 hours ago)

- "Ear lobe redness Extreme pain in the opening of the e ... " (3 hours ago)

- "I have noticed blood in my stools and on toilet paper ... " (7 hours ago)

 

Recent mobile support groups

- Aggrenox and Weight Gain

- Tegretol and Phentermine

- Parkinsonism and Progressive Supranuclear Palsy

- Vyvanse and Dystonia

- Tramadol and Urine Odor

 

Popular searches

- Movement Disorder
- Striae
- Crowberry
- Pulmicort Respules
- Restless Leg Syndrome

   

Drugs: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Conditions: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Side effects: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Symptoms: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

About - Terms of service - Privacy policy - Press - Advertise - Apps - Testimonials - Contact us

 
© 2014 eHealthMe.com. All rights reserved. Use of this site constitutes acceptance of eHealthMe.com's terms of service and privacy policy.