Amiodarone

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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
#59 in Amiodarone discussions - 30 posts discuss Hair Loss with Amiodarone. Hair Loss is #59 concern in Amiodarone discussions.
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aking Amiodarone experienced hair loss? I have been t...
" Amiodarone Has anyone taking Amiodarone experienced hair loss? I have been taking it ...now, and am starting to lose my hair. I've read on the net that it can cause hair loss, or the affect of it... "

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

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during very hot days. The drug was also causing hair loss...
" I was on amiodarone for a number of years during which I had periods of feeling extremely unwell, usually during very hot days. The drug was also causing hair loss. I finally stopped taking it... "

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

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same effect. Both times, it made me feel utterly depressed...
" ...I was on warfarin. Amiodarone had the same effect. Both times, it made me feel... "

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an underactive thyroid but was put on amiodarone 15 months...
" Hi TerriN. I started on carvedilol 10 years ago and immediately put on weight for ...few years for an underactive thyroid but was put on amiodarone 15 months ago and have noticed that my hair has... "

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been with cholesterol meds and amiodarone. After stopping...
" ...inhibitors, 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... "

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gave me multiple side effects. Lung toxicity was...
" Amiodarone gave me multiple side effects. Lung toxicity was tops ...(not enough oxygen in blood)...I was coughing and wheezing alot, upper ...partly paralized that affected swallowing. Hair loss, lower part... "

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I was on Amiodarone for 7 years. I felt well and it did the...
" I was on Amiodarone for 7 years. I felt well and it did ...super-sensitive skin and made my hair fall out. It has interactions with other ...months ago but I was offered Digoxin as an alternative. This... "

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and Warfarin made my hair fall out. I'm not taking either...
" Both Amiodarone and Warfarin made my hair fall out. I'm not taking either now. While I have never had thick hair, it... "

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