Hair loss is found among people who take Plaquenil, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Methotrexate, and have Rheumatoid arthritis . We study 25,773 people who have side effects while taking Plaquenil from FDA and social media. Among them, 446 have Hair loss. Find out below who they are, when they have Hair loss and more.
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Plaquenil has active ingredients of hydroxychloroquine sulfate. It is often used in systemic lupus erythematosus. (latest outcomes from Plaquenil 28,249 users)
Hair loss has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, hepatitis c, depression (latest reports from 79,043 Hair loss patients).
On Oct, 19, 2016
25,773 people reported to have side effects when taking Plaquenil.
Among them, 446 people (1.73%) have Hair Loss
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** Reports from social media are used.
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Diagnosed with lymphoma in 2002, treated with radiation therapy; diagnosed with sjogrens 8 years later; suffered with cellulitis, aspiration pneumonia, acute bronchitis, peripheral neuropathy. Prescribed nerotin and could not tolerate bad side effects; plaque nil has helped some with numbness and swelling in hands and feet. Suffered many years until beginning taking turmeric, which helped with inflammation and pain after shingles 6 months ago. ANA count is better and feel better without all the pain. Also take multiple vitamin, omega 3 and other drops and ointments for dry eyes.
My name is Kim I have been using remicade for approximately four months now and I will be visiting my hairdresser tomorrow to cut my hair short due to severe hair loss. It is beyond saving. And the texture of my hair has become very course. I have psoriatic athritis and remicade helps me to move again. My hair loss has depressed me to the fullest.
I'm 35, I took concerta xr for about a year and have lost at least half of my hair. I stopped taking it a six weeks ago but I'm still losing a ton of hair! Did anyone else experience this? If so, how long did it take before hair stopped falling out? I'm depressed and desperate for answers. Just ...
I have been sick seven years at first they told everyone it was Fibromyalgia, then my ANA was positive with speckled pattern and sjorgens syndrom, now I have been diagnosed with hypermobility joint syndrom, which is crazy because my joints have NEVER been flexible and still aren't The dr ...
Is anyone losing hair since they have been on the meds levetiracetam or lomotrigine? I have been losing my hair and I'm really worried about my hair loss. I would appreciate any help or information you can give me. I am on 175 mgs. of lomotrigine per day and 1075 mgs. of levetiracetam per day. I ...
Diagnosed with lymphoma in 2002, treated with radiation therapy; diagnosed with sjogrens 8 years later; suffered with cellulitis, aspiration pneumonia, acute bronchitis, peripheral neuropathy. Prescribed nerotin and could not tolerate bad side effects; plaque nil has helped some with numbness ...
My name is Kim I have been using remicade for approximately four months now and I will be visiting my hairdresser tomorrow to cut my hair short due to severe hair loss. It is beyond saving. And the texture of my hair has become very course. I have psoriatic athritis and remicade helps me to move ...
Had to switch from Sudafed to Flonase because of adverse reaction after years of use. Flonase works great. But... I'm unusually grouchy, and now my hairstylist is telling me what my bathtub drain has been trying to tell me for months... My hair is thinning, and falling out. Stylist wanted to ...
I do take xanax... at one time every so often... then 1 quarter of a 2 mg tablet... then 1 half or whole... never the same... now I take the entire tablet once a day in am to stop tremors... in searching what the cause of hair loss might be I came across Xanax as being a possible cause... my ...
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