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Does Avastin cause Hair Loss ?

Hair Loss is a known side effect of Avastin
#2 in Avastin discussions - 1,416 posts discuss Hair Loss with Avastin. Hair Loss is #2 concern in Avastin discussions.
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and I have just lately noticed a little more \"hair sheddin...
" ...surprised your onc said you'd lose hair as typically with 5FU and ...oral 5FU) and oxaliplatin (plus Avastin) and I have just lately noticed a little more \"hair shedding\" in the shower. Nothi... "

Judior, Did you lose your hair with Avastin only or are you...
" ...Did you lose your hair with Avastin only or are ...drugs? I will be on Avastin until next ... "

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avastin. I have had significant hair loss (growing back...
" ...have had significant hair loss (growing back now), fatigue some diarrhea. Overall I have found it... "

on abraxane/avastin, I started losing my hair about 3 weeks...
" When I was on abraxane/avastin, I started losing my hair about 3 weeks out. Never lost it totally but did shave it very... "

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Avastin when I lost my hair. My scalp got like pimples all...
" I was on Abraxane and Avastin when I lost my hair. My scalp got like pimples all over it. My onc recommended Dial anti-bacterial liquid soap to wash... "

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I had the fatigue but lost all the hair. It...
" ...your feedback . I had taxol with carbo and bevacizumab. I had the fatigue but lost all the hair. It gives me hope that... "

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lose my hair again so i choose to be on Avastin/Xeloda. It...
" ...cancer reoccurence in ...me to be on Abraxane/avastin.I don't want to lose my hair again so i choose to be on Avastin/Xeloda. It is my second round no side effects so far... Any... "

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When I lost my hair due to Avastin/Abraxane chemo, I...
" Hi, When I lost my hair due to Avastin/Abraxane chemo, I got these little pink bumps on my scalp. The onc. called it folliculitis and said to use antibacterial soap... "

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and avastin and have lost all my hair. I am finisshing...
" I had hair loss with Tarceva and bought a wig ...I developed a resistance to Tarceva and now am on Taxol Csrboplatin and avastin and have lost all my hair. I am finisshing up treatment so we'll see... "

loss on Avastin/CPT-11 combo? My husband is starting the...
" Hair loss on Avastin/CPT-11 combo? My husband is starting the Avastin/CPT-11 combo in a couple of weeks and is wondering ...much at all after being on Temodar and Avastin for a year. He did... "

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