Detrol la and Hair color changes - a phase IV clinical study of FDA data


Hair color changes is found among people who take Detrol la, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years.

The phase IV clinical study analyzes which people take Detrol la and have Hair color changes. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 12,843 people who have side effects when taking Detrol la from the FDA, and is updated regularly. You can use the study as a second opinion to make health care decisions.

Phase IV trials are used to detect adverse drug outcomes and monitor drug effectiveness in the real world. With medical big data and AI algorithms, eHealthMe is running millions of phase IV trials and makes the results available to the public. Our original studies have been referenced on 600+ medical publications including The Lancet, Mayo Clinic Proceedings, and Nature.

On May, 26, 2023

12,843 people reported to have side effects when taking Detrol la.
Among them, 8 people (0.06%) have Hair color changes.

What is Detrol la?

Detrol la has active ingredients of tolterodine tartrate. It is often used in urge incontinence. eHealthMe is studying from 13,128 Detrol la users for its effectiveness, alternative drugs and more.

What is Hair color changes?

Hair color changes is found to be associated with 1,358 drugs and 563 conditions by eHealthMe.

Number of Detrol la and Hair color changes reports submitted per year:

Could Detrol la cause Hair color changes?

Time on Detrol la when people have Hair color changes *:

  • < 1 month: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 100 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Hair color changes when taking Detrol la *:

  • female: 100 %
  • male: 0.0 %

Age of people who have Hair color changes when taking Detrol la *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 12.5 %
  • 50-59: 0.0 %
  • 60+: 87.5 %

Common drugs people take besides Detrol la *:

  1. Neosar: 6 people, 75.00%
  2. Nexium: 5 people, 62.50%
  3. Potassium: 3 people, 37.50%
  4. Cytoxan: 3 people, 37.50%
  5. Wellbutrin: 3 people, 37.50%
  6. Cozaar: 2 people, 25.00%
  7. Doxil: 2 people, 25.00%
  8. Synthroid: 2 people, 25.00%
  9. Taxotere: 1 person, 12.50%
  10. Herceptin: 1 person, 12.50%

Common side effects people have besides Hair color changes *:

  1. Hair Texture Abnormal: 7 people, 87.50%
  2. Hair Disorder: 6 people, 75.00%
  3. Hair Loss: 6 people, 75.00%
  4. Vision Blurred: 1 person, 12.50%
  5. Agitation (state of anxiety or nervous excitement): 1 person, 12.50%
  6. Alopecia Areata (patchy baldness that typically begins with rapid hair loss): 1 person, 12.50%
  7. Confusion: 1 person, 12.50%
  8. Diarrhea: 1 person, 12.50%
  9. Disturbance In Attention: 1 person, 12.50%
  10. Dizziness (Excl Vertigo): 1 person, 12.50%

Common conditions people have *:

  1. Breast Cancer Female: 5 people, 62.50%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

Do you take Detrol la and have Hair color changes?

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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.

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How the study uses the data?

The study uses data from the FDA. It is based on tolterodine tartrate (the active ingredients of Detrol la) and Detrol la (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+ 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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