Wellbutrin xl (buproprion extended release), an antidepressant medication, is associated with hair loss although it is a relatively rare occurrence. No sign of hair loss yet.
Has anyone had a hair loss from takeing wellbutrin?
Wellbutrin hair loss forum. Did you experience increased shedding? Our hair actually goes through four distinct phases between the birth of a hair and when it falls out: Lots of meds can cause hair loss.
That being said, wellbutrin (and many other antidepressants) is known to cause hair loss, though i. It was slow and gradual. Would like to know if you or your colleagues have had.
Hi, i have recently decided that my hair loss has to be from the wellbutrin as well. Posted by lorraine on january 22, 2002, at 23:55:19. That said, it’s difficult to find additional scientific literature or studies on the connection between wellbutrin and hair loss.
On october 7, 2002, at 0:34:53. So i've been experiencing rapid thinning of my hair, especially in the front, which is very likely being caused by my medication bupropion. Home forums > other women's hair loss discussions > medications that can cause hair loss > dismiss notice.
Has anyone experienced hair loss while taking wellbutrin? I have a question for everybody that has eaten this medicine: Hair loss slowed down or stopped after quitting wellbutrin, but didn't reverse.
Anagen, catagen, telogen, and exogen. Some people taking wellbutrin are concerned about the possibility of experiencing hair loss due to this antidepressant. Hair loss is a very uncommon side effect of bupropion, the active ingredient in wellbutrin:
Posted by gale on july 28, 1999, at 3:26:33. Sertraline and wellbutrin will not have any effect one way or the other on androgenic hair loss. I did too on wellbutrin.
I had hair loss while on wellbutrin. Of wellbutrin wellbutrin wellbutrin forum wellbutrin side effect hair loss and wellbutrin wellbutrin drug wellbutrin paxil and wellbutrin side. I think it's a listed side effect for the drug.
I had been on it for about 4 years and the loss was fairly. You're not alone, but it might be a good idea to see a doctor. I have not been on tegretol but i remember researching hair loss with wellbutrin and verapamil.
It is caused by the drug not the inert ingredients in any generic formulation or the brand. Bupropion 15,433 19,944 21,768 24,479 25,039 mechanism the mechanism by which bupropion is linked to hair loss is likely because of its dopaminergic pharmacology. Several cases of hair loss have been reported with dopamine agonists.
I have read a number of blogs including this one that indicate that hair loss is a side effect yet the wellbutrin trials only listed hair loss as a side effect for less than 1% of patients. Wellbutrin and hair loss?, posted by daltrey on october 6, 2002, at 22:09:18. I read a handful of posts and it doesn't look good!
I have a bit of increased shedding for now, about 40 % more than usual. According to its manufacturer, hair loss is a rare side effect that may be experienced by somewhere between 1 in 100 and 1. It has been almost a year now off wellbutrin and i don't really notice any new growth.
This means that during clinical trials, hair loss was seen in somewhere between 1/100 to 1/1,000 participants. To understand the type of hair loss related to wellbutrin, it helps to talk about the phases of the hair cycle. I found a web site with hair care and hair loss forums for women.
Common questions and answers about wellbutrin xl and weight loss forum. I have read that antidepressants can cause hair loss. We created a partial list of female hair loss causes here.
Dopamine has been shown to play an important role in hair follicle cycling. ## o my goodness yes!! I have read a number of blogs including this one that indicate that hair loss is a side effect yet the wellbutrin trials only listed hair loss as a side effect for less than 1% of patients.
## yes i surely have ## i have been on 300mg of wellbutrin for about 2 years. There is no other logical explanation after all the blood work came out normal. Wellbutrin hair loss regrowth myths or reality.
Alopecia, or hair loss, is cited as an “infrequent” effect of wellbutrin. The first phase, anagen, determines how long hair will become and lasts from two to six. There's no empirical data on whether this hair loss is permanent or reversible though.
I take 300 mg xl daily. I had a lot of hair loss in june of 2002, at that time i was on methadone 15mg/day, wellbutrin 200mg/day, ultram 100 mg/day and xanas.5 mg as needed. Musings of an ibizan wanderer:
The effect that these medications can have on libido has an entirely different cause than that of finasteride, and has nothing to do with male pattern baldness. Wellbutrin and hair loss?, posted by marly on january 22, 2002, at 16:18:14. Compared with fluoxetine, bupropion had the highest risk of hair loss (hr=1.46, 95% ci:
Dear daltry, i did a lot of research during the time i posted that note, and unfortunately hair loss is *not* uncommon with wellbutrin. Additionally, welbutrin is a mild vasoconstrictor which means that the capillaries that are feeding the hair follicles in your scalp will be much smaller, providing less oxygen and. The reason that this drug may actually cause hair loss is because it can actually be very compromising on your liver.
Suzanne ## yes my daughter is twelve and is loosing hair. I never connected my hairloss with wellbutrin !!