Review: could Rogaine cause Fatigue?
Summary: Fatigue is found among people who take Rogaine, especially for people who are male, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Pondimin, and have Hair loss. We study 2,082 people who have side effects while taking Rogaine from FDA and social media. Among them, 58 have Fatigue. Find out below who they are, when they have Fatigue and more.
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Rogaine has active ingredients of minoxidil. It is often used in hair loss. (latest outcomes from 2,123 Rogaine users)
Fatigue (feeling of tiredness) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, depression, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis. (latest reports from 201,009 Fatigue patients)
On May, 2, 2015: 2,082 people reported to have side effects when taking Rogaine. Among them, 58 people (2.79%) have Fatigue.
Time on Rogaine when people have Fatigue * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Fatigue when taking Rogaine * :
Age of people who have Fatigue when taking Rogaine * :
Severity of Fatigue when taking Rogaine ** :
How people recovered from Fatigue ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Alopecia (20 people, 34.48%)
- Insomnia (6 people, 10.34%)
- Nervousness (4 people, 6.90%)
- Polyuria (2 people, 3.45%)
- Hypertonic bladder (2 people, 3.45%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Pondimin (8 people, 13.79%)
- Ionamin (6 people, 10.34%)
- Minoxidil (6 people, 10.34%)
- Adipex-p (6 people, 10.34%)
- Rogaine 5 (5 people, 8.62%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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From this study (7 months ago):
This has been a problem for well over a year now! it does not seem to be getting any better.
From this study (10 months ago):
I also have a busy lifestyle but strangely I've been feeling tired and fatigued recently. It seems 5 coincide with when I started taking regaine, about 3 weeks ago..
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