Sumatriptan and Hair loss - from FDA reports


Summary

Hair loss is found among people who take Sumatriptan, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old also take medication Aubagio, and have Migraine . We study 4,859 people who have side effects while taking Sumatriptan from FDA. Among them, 45 have Hair loss. Find out below who they are, when they have Hair loss and more.

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Sumatriptan

Sumatriptan has active ingredients of sumatriptan succinate. It is often used in migraine. (latest outcomes from Sumatriptan 5,491 users)

Hair Loss

Hair loss has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, hepatitis c, depression (latest reports from 79,227 Hair loss patients).

On Feb, 02, 2017

4,859 people reported to have side effects when taking Sumatriptan.
Among them, 45 people (0.93%) have Hair Loss


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Sumatriptan cause Hair loss?

Gender of people who have Hair Loss when taking Sumatriptan *:

  • female: 90.7 %
  • male: 9.3 %

Age of people who have Hair Loss when taking Sumatriptan *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 16.67 %
  • 20-29: 2.78 %
  • 30-39: 5.56 %
  • 40-49: 30.56 %
  • 50-59: 27.78 %
  • 60+: 16.67 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Migraine (13 people, 28.89%)
  • Multiple Sclerosis (12 people, 26.67%)
  • Interstitial Nephritis (6 people, 13.33%)
  • Crohn's Disease (6 people, 13.33%)
  • Depression (5 people, 11.11%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Aubagio (9 people, 20.00%)
  • Prednisone (8 people, 17.78%)
  • Sertraline Hydrochloride (7 people, 15.56%)
  • Cyclophosphamide (6 people, 13.33%)
  • Gabapentin (5 people, 11.11%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Pain In Extremity (8 people, 17.78%)
  • Nausea (7 people, 15.56%)
  • Interstitial Nephritis (6 people, 13.33%)
  • Abdominal Distension (6 people, 13.33%)
  • Appetite - Decreased (5 people, 11.11%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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