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 2,775 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 has active ingredients of temozolomide. It is often used in glioblastoma multiforme. (latest outcomes from 2,834 Temodar users)
Hair loss has been reported by people with high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood cholesterol, multiple sclerosis, depression. (latest reports from 42,734 Hair loss patients)
On Mar, 1, 2015: 2,774 people reported to have side effects when taking Temodar. Among them, 11 people (0.40%) have Hair Loss.
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%)
- Paroxysmal nocturnal haemoglobinuria (2 people, 18.18%)
- Malignant melanoma (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%)
- Soliris (2 people, 18.18%)
- Taxol (2 people, 18.18%)
- Humira (2 people, 18.18%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
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- A study of drug interactions between D-Ribose, Restasis for a 46-year old woman with Fibroma, Eyes - Dry. The patient has Alopecia
- A study of drug interactions between Venlafaxine Hydrochloride, Adderall 20, Lyrica for a 53-year old woman with Depression, Fatigue - Chronic, Fibromyalgia. The patient has Vertigo, Itching, Burning Sensation, Nasal Dryness, Bursitis, Chest Pain, Restless Legs Syndrome, High Blood Cholesterol And Triglycerides, Weight Gain, Breathing-related Sleep Disorder, Sleep Apnoea Syndrome, Mouth Dry Aggravated, Eyes - Dry, Recurrent Leg Pain And Cramping, Weakness, Hands - Chapped And Dry, Glaucoma, Pain In Jaw, Headache, Pain - Eye, Vision Problems, Numbness In Hands Or Feet, Hair Loss, Pain Exacerbated
- A study of side effects of Mirtazapine for a 40-year old woman with Chronic Depression. The patient has Hair Loss
- A study of side effects of Symbicort for a 9-year old boy with Pediatric Asthma. The patient has Hair Loss
- A study of side effects of Mirena for a 41-year old woman with Contraception. The patient has Migraine (headache), Widespread Body Aches, Loss Of Hair, Anxiety, Sometimes Unable To Retrieve Words, Brain Mass, Weight Gain - Unintentional, Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
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