Alopecia is found among people who take Rituxan, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Prednisone., and have Rheumatoid arthritis . We study 18,661 people who have side effects while taking Rituxan from FDA and social media. Among them, 181 have Alopecia. Find out below who they are, when they have Alopecia and more.
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Rituxan has active ingredients of rituximab. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis. (latest outcomes from Rituxan 18,905 users)
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 79,096 Alopecia patients).
On Nov, 19, 2016
18,661 people reported to have side effects when taking Rituxan.
Among them, 181 people (0.97%) have Alopecia
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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