Review: could Vesicare cause Alopecia (Hair loss)?
Summary: Alopecia is found among people who take Vesicare, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Nexavar, and have Hypertonic bladder.
We study 7,288 people who have side effects while taking Vesicare from FDA and social media. Among them, 68 have Alopecia. Find out below who they are, when they have Alopecia and more.
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Vesicare has active ingredients of solifenacin succinate. It is often used in urge incontinence. (latest outcomes from 7,649 Vesicare users)
Alopecia (absence of hair from areas of the body) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood cholesterol, multiple sclerosis, depression. (latest reports from 42,734 Alopecia patients)
On Apr, 9, 2015: 7,288 people reported to have side effects when taking Vesicare. Among them, 68 people (0.93%) have Alopecia.
Time on Vesicare when people have Alopecia * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Alopecia when taking Vesicare * :
Age of people who have Alopecia when taking Vesicare * :
Severity of Alopecia when taking Vesicare ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Alopecia ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertonic bladder (21 people, 30.88%)
- Renal cell carcinoma (11 people, 16.18%)
- Multiple sclerosis (7 people, 10.29%)
- Incontinence (4 people, 5.88%)
- Rheumatoid arthritis (3 people, 4.41%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Nexavar (11 people, 16.18%)
- Aspirin (11 people, 16.18%)
- Omeprazole (10 people, 14.71%)
- Temazepam (9 people, 13.24%)
- Ventolin (9 people, 13.24%)
* 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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Recent Vesicare related drug comparison:
- Comparions of Vesicare, Oxytrol for a 65-year old woman who has Bladder Spasm
- Comparions of Toviaz, for a 59-year old woman who has Bladder Discomfort
- Comparions of Vesicare, Ampyra, Zocor, Tysabri, Baclofen for a 45-year old woman who has Multiple Sclerosis Relapse
- Comparions of Gelnique, Vesicare, Detrol La, Myrbetriq for a 56-year old woman who has Bladder Spasm
- Comparions of Vesicare, Detrol LA for a 59-year old woman who has Incontinence
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
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