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Review: could Prednisone cause Hair growth abnormal?

Summary: Hair growth abnormal is found among people who take Prednisone, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Prednisone tab, and have Rheumatoid arthritis. We study 146,827 people who have side effects while taking Prednisone from FDA and social media. Among them, 58 have Hair growth abnormal. Find out below who they are, when they have Hair growth abnormal and more.

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Prednisone

Prednisone has active ingredients of prednisone. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis. (latest outcomes from 150,165 Prednisone users)

Hair growth abnormal

Hair Growth Abnormal has been reported by people with high blood pressure, breast cancer, birth control, osteoporosis, depression. (latest reports from 1,949 Hair Growth Abnormal patients)

On May, 12, 2015: 146,827 people reported to have side effects when taking Prednisone. Among them, 58 people (0.04%) have Hair Growth Abnormal.

Trend of Hair growth abnormal in Prednisone reports

Time on Prednisone when people have Hair growth abnormal * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Hair growth abnormal6.67%73.33%6.67%0.00%0.00%0.00%13.33%

Gender of people who have Hair growth abnormal when taking Prednisone * :

FemaleMale
Hair growth abnormal86.96%13.04%

Age of people who have Hair growth abnormal when taking Prednisone * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Hair growth abnormal0.00%3.23%0.00%6.45%3.23%22.58%20.97%43.55%

Severity of Hair growth abnormal when taking Prednisone ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Hair growth abnormal0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Hair growth abnormal ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Hair growth abnormal100.00%0.00%0.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Rheumatoid arthritis (14 people, 24.14%)
  2. Pain (14 people, 24.14%)
  3. Leukocytoclastic vasculitis (10 people, 17.24%)
  4. Behcet's syndrome (10 people, 17.24%)
  5. Accidental exposure (6 people, 10.34%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Prednisone tab (28 people, 48.28%)
  2. Methotrexate (17 people, 29.31%)
  3. Folic acid (12 people, 20.69%)
  4. Aspirin (11 people, 18.97%)
  5. Cyclosporine (10 people, 17.24%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (2 weeks ago):

  • MSIR 30mg 3X daily, PREDNISONE 10mg 1X daily. This regimen works well, minimal pain and maximum flexibility. Not particularly pleased with drug dependency but what the hell it works.

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  • From this study (2 weeks ago):

  • Horrible dry scalp and weird patches on legs.

    Reply

  • From this study (2 weeks ago):

  • taking prednisone 10 mg tabs off and on over last 3 to 4 months and was helping tremendously with pain, until most recently when I began taking it again at 10 mg about 10 days ago, not as much relief of joint pain at first, now none, and my WBC is 19,000....prior to prednisone was normal.

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