Temodar and Hair loss - from FDA reports
Hair loss is found among people who take Temodar, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Avastin, and have Brain neoplasm malignant. This review analyzes which people have Hair loss with Temodar. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 4,146 people who have side effects when taking Temodar from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On May, 09, 2017
4,146 people reported to have side effects when taking Temodar.
Among them, 30 people (0.72%) have Hair Loss
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Temodar when people have Hair Loss *:
- < 1 month: 37.5 %
- 1 - 6 months: 50.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 12.5 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Hair Loss when taking Temodar *:
- female: 50 %
- male: 50 %
Age of people who have Hair Loss when taking Temodar *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 4 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 16 %
- 30-39: 4 %
- 40-49: 20 %
- 50-59: 28 %
- 60+: 28 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Brain Neoplasm Malignant (5 people, 16.67%)
- Paroxysmal Nocturnal Haemoglobinuria (3 people, 10.00%)
- Malignant Melanoma (3 people, 10.00%)
- Glioblastoma Multiforme (3 people, 10.00%)
- Glioblastoma (2 people, 6.67%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Avastin (7 people, 23.33%)
- Taxol (5 people, 16.67%)
- Decadron (5 people, 16.67%)
- Lexapro (4 people, 13.33%)
- Keppra (4 people, 13.33%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Fatigue (17 people, 56.67%)
- Constipation (9 people, 30.00%)
- Weight Decreased (8 people, 26.67%)
- Rashes (8 people, 26.67%)
- Diarrhea (8 people, 26.67%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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