Symbicort and Hair loss - from FDA reports
Hair loss is found among people who take Symbicort, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Spiriva, and have Asthma. This review analyzes which people have Hair loss with Symbicort. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 43,312 people who have side effects when taking Symbicort from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On Apr, 24, 2017
43,312 people reported to have side effects when taking Symbicort.
Among them, 330 people (0.76%) have Hair Loss
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Symbicort when people have Hair Loss *:
- < 1 month: 10 %
- 1 - 6 months: 60 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 30 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Hair Loss when taking Symbicort *:
- female: 85.19 %
- male: 14.81 %
Age of people who have Hair Loss when taking Symbicort *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 3.6 %
- 20-29: 2.0 %
- 30-39: 6.4 %
- 40-49: 23.2 %
- 50-59: 19.6 %
- 60+: 45.2 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Asthma (136 people, 41.21%)
- Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (58 people, 17.58%)
- High Blood Pressure (27 people, 8.18%)
- Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (25 people, 7.58%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (20 people, 6.06%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Spiriva (67 people, 20.30%)
- Singulair (62 people, 18.79%)
- Xolair (41 people, 12.42%)
- Albuterol (37 people, 11.21%)
- Ventolin (29 people, 8.79%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Fatigue (80 people, 24.24%)
- Breathing Difficulty (77 people, 23.33%)
- Dizziness (54 people, 16.36%)
- Nausea (51 people, 15.45%)
- Headache (48 people, 14.55%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Do you have Hair loss when taking Symbicort?
Symbicort has active ingredients of budesonide; formoterol fumarate dihydrate. It is often used in asthma. (latest outcomes from Symbicort 44,767 users)
Hair loss has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, hepatitis c, high blood cholesterol (latest reports from 87,962 Hair loss patients).
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