Zolpidem and Hair loss - from FDA reports
Hair loss is found among people who take Zolpidem, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Prednisone, and have Insomnia. This review analyzes which people have Hair loss with Zolpidem. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 41,641 people who have side effects when taking Zolpidem from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On May, 10, 2017
41,641 people reported to have side effects when taking Zolpidem.
Among them, 334 people (0.8%) have Hair Loss
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Zolpidem when people have Hair Loss *:
- < 1 month: 16.67 %
- 1 - 6 months: 58.33 %
- 6 - 12 months: 8.33 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 16.67 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Hair Loss when taking Zolpidem *:
- female: 88.15 %
- male: 11.85 %
Age of people who have Hair Loss when taking Zolpidem *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.38 %
- 20-29: 2.29 %
- 30-39: 6.87 %
- 40-49: 15.27 %
- 50-59: 22.9 %
- 60+: 52.29 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Insomnia (39 people, 11.68%)
- Sleep Disorder (38 people, 11.38%)
- Multiple Sclerosis (35 people, 10.48%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (30 people, 8.98%)
- High Blood Pressure (29 people, 8.68%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Prednisone (27 people, 8.08%)
- Vitamin D (26 people, 7.78%)
- Ambien (25 people, 7.49%)
- Omeprazole (24 people, 7.19%)
- Humira (24 people, 7.19%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Fatigue (94 people, 28.14%)
- Nausea (73 people, 21.86%)
- Diarrhea (66 people, 19.76%)
- Weakness (59 people, 17.66%)
- Headache (58 people, 17.37%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Do you have Hair loss when taking Zolpidem?
Zolpidem has active ingredients of zolpidem tartrate. It is often used in insomnia. (latest outcomes from Zolpidem 43,587 users)
Hair loss has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, hepatitis c, high blood cholesterol (latest reports from 87,962 Hair loss patients).
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