Review: could Vesicare cause Hair loss?
Summary: Hair loss could be caused by Vesicare, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take Aspirin, and have Hypertonic bladder.
We study 7,261 people who have side effects while taking Vesicare from FDA and social media. Among them, 67 have Hair loss. Find out below who they are, when they have Hair loss and more.
On Apr, 10, 2014: 7,259 people reported to have side effects when taking Vesicare. Among them, 67 people (0.92%) have Hair Loss. They amount to 0.03% of all the 226,541 people who have Hair Loss on eHealthMe.
Time on Vesicare 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||9.09%||77.27%||9.09%||0.00%||4.55%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Hair loss when taking Vesicare * :
|Hair loss||100.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Hair loss when taking Vesicare * :
|Hair loss||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||4.92%||11.48%||22.95%||60.66% |
Severity of Hair loss when taking Vesicare ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Hair loss||0.00%||50.00%||50.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Hair loss ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertonic bladder (21 people, 31.34%)
- Renal cell carcinoma (11 people, 16.42%)
- Multiple sclerosis (7 people, 10.45%)
- Incontinence (4 people, 5.97%)
- Insomnia (3 people, 4.48%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (11 people, 16.42%)
- Nexavar (11 people, 16.42%)
- Omeprazole (10 people, 14.93%)
- Coniel (9 people, 13.43%)
- Micronor (9 people, 13.43%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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