Cytomel and Hair loss - a phase IV clinical study of FDA data
Hair loss is found among people who take Cytomel, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months.
The phase IV clinical study analyzes which people take Cytomel and have Hair loss. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 5,744 people who have side effects when taking Cytomel from the FDA, and is updated regularly. You can use the study as a second opinion to make health care decisions.
With medical big data and AI algorithms, eHealthMe enables everyone to run phase IV clinical trial to detect adverse drug outcomes and monitor effectiveness. Our original studies have been referenced on 600+ peer-reviewed medical publications including The Lancet, Mayo Clinic Proceedings, and Nature. Most recently, phase IV clinial trails for COVID 19 vaccines have been added, check here.
5,744 people reported to have side effects when taking Cytomel.
Among them, 261 people (4.54%) have Hair loss.
What is Cytomel?
Cytomel has active ingredients of liothyronine sodium. It is often used in hypothyroidism. eHealthMe is studying from 6,484 Cytomel users for its effectiveness, alternative drugs and more.
What is Hair loss?
Hair loss is found to be associated with 3,539 drugs and 3,197 conditions by eHealthMe.
Number of Cytomel and Hair loss reports submitted per year:
Time on Cytomel when people have Hair loss *:
Gender of people who have Hair loss when taking Cytomel*:
Age of people who have Hair loss when taking Cytomel *:
Common drugs people take besides Cytomel *:
Common side effects people have besides Hair loss *:
Common conditions people have *:
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
Do you take Cytomel and have Hair loss?Check whether Hair loss is associated with a drug or a condition
How to use the study?
You can discuss the study with your doctor, to ensure that all drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.
Related publications that referenced our studies
- Lindsey SF, Tosti A, "Hair loss induced by tumor necrosis factor alpha inhibitors", J Clin Investigat Dermatol, 2015 Jan .
Alternative drugs to, pros and cons of Cytomel:
- Cytomel (6,484 reports)
Hair loss treatments and more:
- Hair loss (217,594 reports)
COVID vaccines that are related to Hair loss:
- Hair loss in Moderna COVID Vaccine
- Hair loss in Pfizer BioNTech Covid Vaccine
- Hair loss in Johnson and Johnson Covid Vaccine
How severe was Hair loss and when was it recovered:
Expand to all the drugs that have ingredients of liothyronine sodium:
Common drugs associated with Hair loss:
All the drugs that are associated with Hair loss:
- Hair loss (3,539 drugs)
Common conditions associated with Hair loss:
All the conditions that are associated with Hair loss:
- Hair loss (3,197 conditions)
How the study uses the data?
The study uses data from the FDA. It is based on liothyronine sodium (the active ingredients of Cytomel) and Cytomel (the brand name). Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are not considered. Dosage of drugs is not considered in the study.
Who is eHealthMe?
With medical big data and proven AI algorithms, eHealthMe provides a platform for everyone to run phase IV clinical trials. We study millions of patients and 5,000 more each day. Results of our real-world drug study have been referenced on 600+ peer-reviewed medical publications, including The Lancet, Mayo Clinic Proceedings, and Nature. Our analysis results are available to researchers, health care professionals, patients (testimonials), and software developers (open API).
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