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Related topic: Vesicare, Hair loss

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.

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Vesicare

Vesicare (latest outcomes from 7,617 users) has active ingredients of solifenacin succinate. It is often used in urge incontinence.

Hair loss

Hair loss (latest reports from 226,722 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood cholesterol, multiple sclerosis, depression.

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.

Trend of Hair loss in Vesicare reports

Time on Vesicare when people have Hair loss * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Hair loss9.09%77.27%9.09%0.00%4.55%0.00%0.00%

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

FemaleMale
Hair loss100.00%0.00%

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

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Hair loss0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%4.92%11.48%22.95%60.66%

Severity of Hair loss when taking Vesicare ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Hair loss0.00%50.00%50.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Hair loss ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Hypertonic bladder (21 people, 31.34%)
  2. Renal cell carcinoma (11 people, 16.42%)
  3. Multiple sclerosis (7 people, 10.45%)
  4. Incontinence (4 people, 5.97%)
  5. Insomnia (3 people, 4.48%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (11 people, 16.42%)
  2. Nexavar (11 people, 16.42%)
  3. Omeprazole (10 people, 14.93%)
  4. Coniel (9 people, 13.43%)
  5. Micronor (9 people, 13.43%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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