Hair loss is found among people who take Potassium Chloride, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years, also take medication Vitamin D, and have Pain . We study 4,016 people who have side effects while taking Potassium chloride from FDA and social media. Among them, 35 have Hair loss. Find out below who they are, when they have Hair loss and more.
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Potassium chloride has active ingredients of potassium chloride. It is often used in hypokalemia. (latest outcomes from Potassium chloride 3,799 users)
Hair loss has been reported by people with loss of libido, rashes, drug ineffective, stress and anxiety, erection problems (latest reports from 47,536 Hair loss patients).
On Aug, 23, 2016
4,016 people reported to have side effects when taking Potassium Chloride.
Among them, 35 people (0.87%) have Hair Loss
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Hi. My name is Elizabeth Shaplee. I a 52 years old and have been taking pot citrate for three months, for the prevention of recurring kidney stones. C I have been losing my hair, like CRAZY. When I'm washing my hair in the shower, the hair just falls off in my hand. Wondering if anyone else has had this hair loss problem when taking Pot Citrate. Thank you for any feed back. Elizabeth
I am 35 y old woman and takeing bisoprolol furmate for 2 months now 5mg once a day, also had propranol 80mg for a month before , is possible that I'm loosing my hair and weight [10kg in 3 months) becouse I am taking bisoprolol or that's the efect of propranol? thank You for support
Since beginning anastrozole April 1, 2016 for Breast Cancer, I have had noticable thinning of my skin, veins and hair, vaginal and skin dryness, extreme fatigue, increased migraines and joint pain. Then suddenly on June 21, 2016 I experienced a gastrointestinal angiodysplasia hemorrhage. Has ...
I have been losing hair at an alarming rate for about 6 months. I have been taking linzess for a little over 2 years. I just discovered tonight that linzess might be the cause! I hate to stop taking it but I have to!
Hi, I've been taking Gabapentin for about 1 month now and all of a sudden, BOOM!, losing hair by the clump-full and now i almost have no hair at all. That fast it is gone. My question is, if I stop taking it NOW, can my hair grow back or is this permanent?
Hi my name is Melissa I'm 36 and I have been on methadone for 9 months now for opiate abuse and I am currently tapering off . I noticed my hair thinning and falling out after about 4 months of being on it.I heard that once I'm off of it it will grow back I sure do hope so I miss my hair.
I had a injection of Prolia in January and I have to get the second dosage, but I am afraid. MY HAIR is thinning so much it is unreal. I have lost 2/3 rds of my hair volume. When I touch my hair I get and hand of hair, brushing is beginning to scare me. Anyone else have this side ...
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