Review: could Pycnogenol cause Alopecia?


Alopecia is reported only by a few people who take Pycnogenol. We study 60 people who have side effects while taking Pycnogenol from FDA and social media. Among them, 1 have Alopecia. Find out below who they are, when they have Alopecia and more.

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Alopecia (absence of hair from areas of the body) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, hepatitis c, depression (latest reports from 79,043 Alopecia patients).

On Oct, 19, 2016

60 people reported to have side effects when taking Pycnogenol.
Among them, 1 person (1.67%) has Alopecia

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Pycnogenol cause Alopecia?

Gender of people who have Alopecia when taking Pycnogenol *:

  • female: 0.0 %
  • male: 100 %

Age of people who have Alopecia when taking Pycnogenol *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 100 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 0.0 %
  • 60+: 0.0 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Routine Health Maintenance (1 person, 100.00%)
  • Cardiovascular Disorder (1 person, 100.00%)
  • Alopecia (1 person, 100.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Protein Shakes (1 person, 100.00%)
  • N-Acetylcysteine (1 person, 100.00%)
  • Multivitamins (1 person, 100.00%)
  • Citrulline (1 person, 100.00%)
  • Arginine (1 person, 100.00%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Product Use Issue (1 person, 100.00%)
  • Overdose (1 person, 100.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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