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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 3,171 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

Ziac has active ingredients of bisoprolol fumarate; hydrochlorothiazide. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from 3,293 Ziac users)

Hair loss

Hair loss has been reported by people with high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood cholesterol, multiple sclerosis, depression. (latest reports from 42,662 Hair loss patients)

On Jan, 29, 2015: 3,171 people reported to have side effects when taking Ziac. Among them, 44 people (1.39%) have Hair Loss.

Trend of Hair loss in Ziac reports

Time on Ziac when people have Hair loss * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Hair loss0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%

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

FemaleMale
Hair loss88.37%11.63%

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

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Hair loss0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%2.63%7.89%31.58%57.89%

Severity of Hair loss when taking Ziac ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Hair loss0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Hair loss ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Blood cholesterol abnormal (3 people, 6.82%)
  2. Muscle spasticity (2 people, 4.55%)
  3. Bladder disorder (2 people, 4.55%)
  4. High blood pressure (2 people, 4.55%)
  5. Blood pressure abnormal (2 people, 4.55%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Lipitor (6 people, 13.64%)
  2. Aspirin (5 people, 11.36%)
  3. Synthroid (4 people, 9.09%)
  4. Premarin (3 people, 6.82%)
  5. Pravastatin (2 people, 4.55%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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