Review: could Ziac cause Hair loss?
Summary: Hair loss is found among people who take Ziac, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Lipitor, and have High blood cholesterol. We study 3,173 people who have side effects while taking Ziac from FDA and social media. Among them, 44 have Hair loss. Find out below who they are, when they have Hair loss and more.
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Ziac has active ingredients of bisoprolol fumarate; hydrochlorothiazide. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from 3,295 Ziac users)
Hair loss has been reported by people with high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood cholesterol, multiple sclerosis, depression. (latest reports from 42,762 Hair loss patients)
On May, 4, 2015: 3,173 people reported to have side effects when taking Ziac. Among them, 44 people (1.39%) have Hair Loss.
Time on Ziac 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||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Hair loss when taking Ziac * :
|Hair loss||88.37%||11.63% |
Age of people who have Hair loss when taking Ziac * :
|Hair loss||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||2.63%||7.89%||31.58%||57.89% |
Severity of Hair loss when taking Ziac ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Hair loss||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Hair loss ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Blood cholesterol abnormal (3 people, 6.82%)
- Muscle spasticity (2 people, 4.55%)
- Bladder disorder (2 people, 4.55%)
- High blood pressure (2 people, 4.55%)
- Blood pressure abnormal (2 people, 4.55%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Lipitor (6 people, 13.64%)
- Aspirin (5 people, 11.36%)
- Synthroid (4 people, 9.09%)
- Premarin (3 people, 6.82%)
- Pravastatin (2 people, 4.55%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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About a week ago I stopped taking the Zoloft; carefully monitoring the withdrawal symptoms. Experiencing minors headaches, nausea, and light headiness; so far withdrawals symptoms are tolerable. Want to see if the hair loss is connected with taking the Zoloft; been on Zoloft for 23 years. hair loss has been occurring slowly for years now. just realized have patchy it is. not as noticeable when hair grows out; but grows out in different lengths. lots of itching.
From this study (3 weeks ago):
I have only been on the tablet for 4 weeks and now seem to be losing more and more hair on a daily basis, I had the same problem whilst on warfarin a few years ago
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