Rogaine and Itching - from FDA reports
Itching is found among people who take Rogaine, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Biotin, and have Hair loss. This review analyzes which people have Itching with Rogaine. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 12,541 people who have side effects when taking Rogaine from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On May, 11, 2017
12,541 people reported to have side effects when taking Rogaine.
Among them, 1,305 people (10.41%) have Itching
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Rogaine when people have Itching *:
- < 1 month: 70.45 %
- 1 - 6 months: 21.21 %
- 6 - 12 months: 2.27 %
- 1 - 2 years: 3.03 %
- 2 - 5 years: 3.03 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Itching when taking Rogaine *:
- female: 63.81 %
- male: 36.19 %
Age of people who have Itching when taking Rogaine *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.64 %
- 20-29: 7.28 %
- 30-39: 13.54 %
- 40-49: 14.43 %
- 50-59: 17.5 %
- 60+: 46.62 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Hair Loss (841 people, 64.44%)
- Routine Health Maintenance (121 people, 9.27%)
- Hair Growth Abnormal (120 people, 9.20%)
- High Blood Pressure (79 people, 6.05%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (77 people, 5.90%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Biotin (86 people, 6.59%)
- Vitamin D (60 people, 4.60%)
- Calcium (43 people, 3.30%)
- Fish Oil (41 people, 3.14%)
- Synthroid (33 people, 2.53%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Rashes (249 people, 19.08%)
- Hair Loss (174 people, 13.33%)
- Skin Irritation (147 people, 11.26%)
- Skin Exfoliation (120 people, 9.20%)
- Dry Skin (109 people, 8.35%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Do you have Itching when taking Rogaine?
Rogaine has active ingredients of minoxidil. It is often used in hair loss. (latest outcomes from Rogaine 12,632 users)
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