Medications That Can Cause Hair Loss

Discussion in 'Popular Posts' started by Women's Hair Loss Project, Apr 22, 2009.

  1. Women's Hair Loss Project

    Women's Hair Loss Project Administrator Staff Member

    I was asked if I could provide a list of a drugs that can possibly trigger hair loss. I would like to start the list off with my current nemesis, Synthroid. Synthroid is a common medication that is prescribed to treat hypothroidism. Apparently it is a pretty common side effect to experience hair loss from it for those individuals who are sensitive to the medication. I’m sure there are plenty of women taking the drug with no adverse effects to their hair, but it should not be overlooked as a possible contributing factor to your hair loss. The listed “side effects” section on drugs.com [Read More]