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Druginformer Identified Side Effects: Weight increased, Alopecia

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Posted By michelle on April 11, 2018 @ 8:19 pm

Definitely from the use of Singulair. I gained 13 lbs in my mid section in one month. I couldn’t get it off and I have never struggled with weight issues. As soon as I stopped using it the weight started to drop. Still seeing hair thinning. I wish they would list those side effects because they are side effects of that medication.

Druginformer Identified Side Effects: Nightmare, Alopecia, Depression, Mood altered, Suicidal ideation, Suicidal behaviour

Posted By Anonymous in askapatient.com on February 28, 2013 @ 12:00 am

Side Effects: nightmares, hair loss, depression, suicidal ideology. I am posting on behalf of my daughter, age 16. She was on Singulair for approx. 6 years, switching over to the generic f...

Druginformer Identified Side Effects: Alopecia, Injury, Arthralgia, Wheezing, Mood swings, Visual impairment, Vision blurred

Posted By Anonymous in askapatient.com on October 18, 2012 @ 12:00 am

Side Effects: hair loss, mood swings, blurry spot in my right eye, joints ache, and have had a few joint related injuries. it has controlled my wheezing and keeps me from getting the headac...

Druginformer Identified Side Effects: Headache, Urticaria, Alopecia, Blood cholesterol increased, Rash, Weight increased

Posted By Anonymous in askapatient.com on November 14, 2009 @ 12:00 am

... the past year his total cholesterol reached 257 (up from the previous 180's), he's gained over 30 lbs (despite dieting), has had significant hair loss, neck/jaw tension, headaches and some hives. The ...

Druginformer Identified Side Effects: Hypoaesthesia, Alopecia, Eczema, Abnormal dreams, Depression, Paraesthesia, Congenital skin disorder

Posted By Anonymous in askapatient.com on February 6, 2009 @ 12:00 am

Severe depression, very vivid dreams, skin problems with excema and severe itiching of face, scalp and neck, hair falling out. Scalp was numb and tingling. Helped with as...

Druginformer Identified Side Effects: Alopecia

Posted By Anonymous in askapatient.com on January 2, 2009 @ 12:00 am

... of hairs !!! So I stopped singulair its only been 3 days now and already my hair isn't falling out nearly as much Singulair should be listing as one of the side effects HAIR LOSS !!!!...

Druginformer Identified Side Effects: Alopecia, Hysterical psychosis, Irritability

Posted By Anonymous in askapatient.com on November 7, 2008 @ 12:00 am

Side Effects: Cranky, Hair loss My normally sweet little girl was 4 at the time she was taking Singular for her allergies and asthma. SHe was normally very sweet and cuddly. Just aster a co...

Druginformer Identified Side Effects: Fatigue, Anger, Nervousness, Alopecia, Anxiety, Aggression, Depression, Mood altered, Psychomotor hyperactivity

Posted By Anonymous in askapatient.com on March 30, 2008 @ 12:00 am

Side Effects: Aggressive behavior, temper tantrums, nervousness, anxiety, depression, hair loss, hyper,moody,unusually tired in the mornings. My now five year old son was prescribed this me...

Druginformer Identified Side Effects: Pruritus, Alopecia, Weight increased

Posted By Anonymous in askapatient.com on November 2, 2007 @ 12:00 am

... of these horror stories but can only find negative comments on side effects with children. I am 35 and have taken this med for approx. 3 months. I am wondering if this nagging itch in the back of my...

Druginformer Identified Side Effects: Alopecia, Myopia, Acne, Aggression, Ear pain, Thought blocking

Posted By Anonymous in askapatient.com on June 26, 2007 @ 12:00 am

Side Effects: Balding, myopia, acne, aggression, and hard to focus. I tried going off Singulair two years ago, but after taking it for so long my body seemed to be addicted. I had a large w...

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