Sulfasalazine

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Sulfasalazine (brand name Azulfidine in the United States, Salazopyrin in Europe and Hong Kong) is a sulfa drug, a derivat...
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Does Sulfasalazine cause Hair Loss ?

Hair Loss is a known side effect of Sulfasalazine
#2 in Sulfasalazine discussions - 325 posts discuss Hair Loss with Sulfasalazine. Hair Loss is #2 concern in Sulfasalazine discussions.
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this thread and found this website about it causing baldness...
" ...any success with sulfasalazine? I looked it up after your comments later in this thread and found this website about it causing baldness. It appears to... "

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since 1-16-01 and only starting having hair loss...
" ...another thing I had been on the Sulfasalazine since 1-16-01 and only starting having hair loss the first of June so... "

now that might have caused a little hair loss. I...
" I took lialda and asacol, sulfasalazine now that might have caused a little hair loss. I just got off all that cr@p and have a pretty good head of hair, if it... "

of Sulfasalazine causing hair loss/thinning when taken...
" ...is also active in the community, I have heard MANY anecdotal reports of Sulfasalazine causing hair loss/thinning when taken orally. No idea about topical application though. I can get this... "

working as well. However, I experienced slight hair thinning...
" ...suggested I try this as the Hyrdoxychloroquine & Sulfasalazine don't appear to be working as well. However, I experienced slight hair thinning with... "

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my hair loss was caused by sulfasalazine because ...
" ...call me and say that it's unlikely my hair loss was caused by sulfasalazine because that only happens to 3% of the ...time frame fits. Fortunately, the hair loss is minor and I... "

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other hair growth properties (I posted on the other hairloss...
" ...sulfasalazine arthritis drugs) (Hair Multiplication & Stem Cells Treatment) for a few months the drug You are correct about heme oxagenase. An essential oil, Thuja Orientalis increases heme oxa... "

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because of the pain. I have noticed my hair is falling out...
" ...for about 9 months. The 1st 2 months, I had migraine head-aches & very tired. Around that time, I noticed my elbows had eased, my feet were so sore in the mornings, I had to walk flat-footed becaus... "

immunosuppressives and had a horrid second round of alopecia...
" ...got lonely. I took sulfasalazine for a while but never gave it any time to show effectiveness. I had just come off immunosuppressives and had a horrid second round of alopecia, so I think... "

http://www.ehealthme.com/ds/sulfasalazine/baldness...
" ...the drug develop baldness. http://www.ehealthme.com/ds/sulfasalazine/ba "

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