Melatonin and Alopecia - from FDA reports


Summary

Alopecia is found among people who take Melatonin, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Tylenol, and have Multiple sclerosis. This review analyzes which people have Alopecia with Melatonin. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 11,039 people who have side effects when taking Melatonin from FDA , and is updated regularly.

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On Nov, 20, 2017

11,039 people reported to have side effects when taking Melatonin.
Among them, 156 people (1.41%) have Alopecia


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Melatonin cause Alopecia?

Time on Melatonin when people have Alopecia *:

  • < 1 month: 75 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 25 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Alopecia when taking Melatonin *:

  • female: 88.74 %
  • male: 11.26 %

Age of people who have Alopecia when taking Melatonin *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 6.42 %
  • 20-29: 3.67 %
  • 30-39: 4.59 %
  • 40-49: 11.01 %
  • 50-59: 29.36 %
  • 60+: 44.95 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Multiple Sclerosis (21 people, 13.46%)
  • High Blood Pressure (16 people, 10.26%)
  • Pain (15 people, 9.62%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (10 people, 6.41%)
  • Muscle Spasms (9 people, 5.77%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Tylenol (23 people, 14.74%)
  • Xanax (19 people, 12.18%)
  • Vitamin D3 (17 people, 10.90%)
  • Magnesium (17 people, 10.90%)
  • Ambien (17 people, 10.90%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Nausea (36 people, 23.08%)
  • Fatigue (32 people, 20.51%)
  • Headache (28 people, 17.95%)
  • Joint Pain (27 people, 17.31%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (24 people, 15.38%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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