Medications that Cause Hair Loss

Sometimes, certain medications can cause hair loss. It’s important to speak to a doctor about possible side effects of medication and before you stop taking any prescriptions.

• Chemotherapy drugs
• Acne medications that contain vitamin A (retinoids)
• Antibiotics and antifungal drugs
• Antidepressants
• Birth control pills
• Anti-clotting drugs
• Cholesterol-lowering drugs
• Drugs that suppress the immune system
• Epilepsy drugs (anticonvulsants)
• High blood pressure medications
• Hormone replacement therapy drugs
• Mood stabilizers
• Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs)
• Thyroid medications
• Weight loss drugs

Let us help you

We understand hair restoration and treatment options can be overwhelming. That’s why we’re happy to answer any additional questions you may have about hair loss due to medications as well as discuss your hair restoration and treatment options. Schedule a free, no obligation consultation today, please call 513.891.5411.