Amiodarone is taken for: A Fib* Arrythmia Ventricular Tachycardia

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Other names: Cordarone, Pacerone
Method of use: Injection, Pill
Prescribing mode: Rx
Amiodarone is an antiarrhythmic agent (medication used for irregular heart beat) used for various types of tachyarrhythmias (fast form...
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Does Amiodarone cause Hair Loss ?

Hair Loss is a known side effect of Amiodarone
#70 in Amiodarone discussions - 21 posts discuss Hair Loss with Amiodarone. Hair Loss is #70 concern in Amiodarone discussions.
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taking Amiodarone experienced hair loss? I have been...
" ...anyone taking Amiodarone experienced hair loss? I have been ...and am starting to lose my hair. I've read on the net that it can cause hair loss, or the affect of ...it does cause hair loss... "

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is thinning out--one of the side effects of amiodarone-it...
" ...out. When I stopped taking amiodarone-with Dr's permission- I started vomiting and just felt ...didnt help. And my hair is thinning out--one of the side effects of amiodarone-it started in Octob... "

been with cholesterol meds and amiodarone. After stopping...
" ...and some beta-blockers. Amiodarone is notorious for loss of hair. My experience has been with cholesterol meds and amiodarone. After stopping these meds, my hair loss stopped. Good luck and... "

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Karen I have been taking AMIODARONE since May 05 and have...
" ...Karen I have been taking AMIODARONE since May 05 and have ...but I have had a good run(78 yrs.old). Do you know if baldness is a side affect of AMIODARONE? If it is will my hair come back when... "

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for me I an now on Amiodarone. I had V-Tach and ended...
" Amiodarone UV light questions and some ...for me I an now on Amiodarone. I had V-Tach and ...light on my skin? I was trying this to prevent hair loss before being put on... "

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hospitalized with Amiodarone induced Lung Toxicity....
" ...currently hospitalized with Amiodarone induced Lung ...is destroyed. Her symptoms are severe lack of energy, low-grade fever, shortness of breath and hair loss. Please find another... "

side effect Hi, I have hair thinning as a side effect of...
" ...as a side effect of Cordarone/Amiodarone) heart medication. This prescription was changed in October 2012 to Nebivolol, but my hair has not grown back and is still very thin. My GP has prescribed... "

(warfarin). He experienced some hair loss when he started...
" ...dad has been on two of those drugs - amiodarone (Cordarone) and Coumadin (warfarin). He experienced some hair loss when he started Coumadin. It seems to be slow and gradual, but... "

been on amiodarone twice. In 2006 for 6 months and again...
" ...been on amiodarone twice. In 2006 for ...appointment I asked my doc why did every article written about amiodarone say what a nasty drug ...any side effects except some hair loss and that was... "

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gained 50lbs, my hair is falling out, confussion, loss of...
" ...v-tac and cardiomyopathy,..im takeing amiodarone 200mg 1x a day, ...only on atacand for a few years w/ no problems until i ...i've gained 50lbs, my hair is falling out, confussion, loss of co... "

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