Symbicort and Hair loss - from FDA reports


Summary

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 High blood pressure. This review analyzes which people have Hair loss with Symbicort. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 45,472 people who have side effects when taking Symbicort from FDA , and is updated regularly.

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On Sep, 20, 2017

45,472 people reported to have side effects when taking Symbicort.
Among them, 345 people (0.76%) have Hair loss


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Symbicort cause Hair loss?

Time on Symbicort when people have Hair loss *:

  • < 1 month: 33.33 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 66.67 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 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: 85.55 %
  • male: 14.45 %

Age of people who have Hair loss when taking Symbicort *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 3.45 %
  • 20-29: 1.92 %
  • 30-39: 6.51 %
  • 40-49: 22.61 %
  • 50-59: 19.16 %
  • 60+: 46.36 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • High Blood Pressure (27 people, 7.83%)
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (26 people, 7.54%)
  • High Blood Cholesterol (20 people, 5.80%)
  • Pain (17 people, 4.93%)
  • Osteoporosis (17 people, 4.93%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Spiriva (72 people, 20.87%)
  • Singulair (67 people, 19.42%)
  • Xolair (47 people, 13.62%)
  • Albuterol (37 people, 10.72%)
  • Ventolin (34 people, 9.86%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Fatigue (85 people, 24.64%)
  • Breathing Difficulty (80 people, 23.19%)
  • Dizziness (55 people, 15.94%)
  • Nausea (53 people, 15.36%)
  • Headache (51 people, 14.78%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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