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Review: could Temodar cause Hair loss?

Summary: Hair loss is found among people who take Temodar, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Nexavar, and have Glioblastoma multiforme.

We study 2,774 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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Temodar

Temodar (latest outcomes from 2,833 users) has active ingredients of temozolomide. It is often used in glioblastoma multiforme.

Trend of temodar reports

Hair loss

Hair loss (latest reports from 41,549 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood cholesterol, multiple sclerosis, depression.

Trend of Hair loss reports

On Nov, 25, 2014: 2,774 people reported to have side effects when taking Temodar. Among them, 11 people (0.40%) have Hair Loss.

Trend of Hair loss in Temodar reports

Time on Temodar when people have Hair loss * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Hair loss66.67%33.33%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Hair loss when taking Temodar * :

FemaleMale
Hair loss82.35%17.65%

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

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Hair loss0.00%0.00%0.00%17.65%0.00%11.76%58.82%11.76%

Severity of Hair loss when taking Temodar ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Hair loss ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Glioblastoma multiforme (3 people, 27.27%)
  2. Psoriasis (2 people, 18.18%)
  3. Paroxysmal nocturnal haemoglobinuria (2 people, 18.18%)
  4. Malignant melanoma (2 people, 18.18%)
  5. Astrocytoma, low grade (1 people, 9.09%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Nexavar (8 people, 72.73%)
  2. Fosamax (8 people, 72.73%)
  3. Soliris (2 people, 18.18%)
  4. Taxol (2 people, 18.18%)
  5. Humira (2 people, 18.18%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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