Review: could Temodar cause Hair loss?
Summary: Hair loss could be caused by Temodar, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Nexavar, and have Glioblastoma multiforme.
We study 2,765 people who have side effects while taking Temodar from FDA and social media. Among them, 11 have Hair loss. Find out below who they are, when they have Hair loss and more.
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On Apr, 10, 2014: 2,765 people reported to have side effects when taking Temodar. Among them, 11 people (0.40%) have Hair Loss. They amount to 0.00% of all the 226,539 people who have Hair Loss on eHealthMe.
Time on Temodar when people have Hair loss * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Hair loss||66.67%||33.33%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Hair loss when taking Temodar * :
|Hair loss||82.35%||17.65% |
Age of people who have Hair loss when taking Temodar * :
|Hair loss||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||17.65%||0.00%||11.76%||58.82%||11.76% |
Severity of Hair loss when taking Temodar ** :
How people recovered from Hair loss ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Glioblastoma multiforme (3 people, 27.27%)
- Psoriasis (2 people, 18.18%)
- Malignant melanoma (2 people, 18.18%)
- Paroxysmal nocturnal haemoglobinuria (2 people, 18.18%)
- Astrocytoma, low grade (1 people, 9.09%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Nexavar (8 people, 72.73%)
- Fosamax (8 people, 72.73%)
- Folic acid (2 people, 18.18%)
- Lexapro (2 people, 18.18%)
- Aspirin (2 people, 18.18%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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From this study (7 days ago):
Over past 6+ years, hair has thinned by half.
help on Apr, 9, 2014:
hair loss maybe due to thyroid issues?
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