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Review: could Victoza cause Hair loss?

We study 12,102 people who have side effects while taking Victoza from FDA and social media. Among them, 79 have Hair loss. Find out below who they are, when they have Hair loss and more.

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Victoza

Victoza (latest outcomes from 12,209 users) has active ingredients of liraglutide. It is often used in diabetes.

Hair loss

Hair loss (latest reports from 228,452 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood cholesterol, multiple sclerosis, depression.

On Aug, 12, 2014: 12,098 people reported to have side effects when taking Victoza. Among them, 79 people (0.65%) have Hair Loss. They amount to 0.03% of all the 227,992 people who have Hair Loss on eHealthMe.

Trend of Hair loss in Victoza reports

Time on Victoza when people have Hair loss * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Hair loss33.33%66.67%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

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

FemaleMale
Hair loss92.00%8.00%

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

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Hair loss0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%3.12%12.50%29.69%54.69%

Severity of Hair loss when taking Victoza ** :

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

How people recovered from Hair loss ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Hair loss0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Type 2 diabetes mellitus (55 people, 69.62%)
  2. Anxiety (4 people, 5.06%)
  3. Depression (2 people, 2.53%)
  4. Menopause hot flashes (1 people, 1.27%)
  5. Restlessness (1 people, 1.27%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Metformin hcl (13 people, 16.46%)
  2. Actos (2 people, 2.53%)
  3. Omeprazole (2 people, 2.53%)
  4. Metformin (2 people, 2.53%)
  5. Fish oil (2 people, 2.53%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (5 months ago):

  • Over past 6+ years, hair has thinned by half.

    Reply

    help on Apr, 9, 2014:

    hair loss maybe due to thyroid issues?

    Reply

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