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  • Drug-Induced Hair Loss [hide all summaries]
    (July 2016)
    For most people with hair loss, the condition usually is age-related or due to the genes they inherited from their parents. But for some patients, the cause of the problem can be found in the medicine cabinet. Learn about some commonly used medications that can cause hair loss.
  • Drugs That Cause Hearing Problems [hide all summaries]
    (November 2015)
    For most people with hearing loss, the condition likely is age-related or due to long-term exposure to loud noise. But for some patients, the cause of the problem can be found in the medicine cabinet. Learn about some commonly used medications that can cause hearing disorders.
  • Aripiprazole (ABILIFY) Drug Interactions [hide all summaries]
    (April 2010)
    The article lists 53 drugs that can interact with the psychiatric drug ABILIFY to either increase the amount in the body, which can lead to toxicity, or decrease the amount rendering the drug less effective.
  • Using Oral Terbinafine (LAMISIL) for Fungal Infections Poses Risks to Your Health [hide all summaries]
    (January 2007)
    Serious health complications involving toxicity to the bone marrow have been reported in association with the drug terbinafine (LAMISIL), according to the August 2006 edition of the Australian Adverse Drug Reactions Bulletin. This is in addition to the hundreds of cases of liver toxicity that were the cause of our listing this drug as Do Not Use.
  • Drug-Induced Taste Disorders [hide all summaries]
    (September 2003)
    DO NOT stop taking any of the drugs listed in the table without first consulting your physician. You should report any alteration in your sense of taste to your physician if you are taking a drug.
  • Important Drug Warning! Dispensing Errors Continue With Lamotrigine (LAMICTAL) [hide all summaries]
    (February 2002)
    In the August 2000 issue of Worst Pills, Best Pills News we wrote about reports of dispensing errors involving the drugs lamotrigine (LAMICTAL) and terbinafine (LAMISIL). Lamotrigine is approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for certain types of seizure disorders and terbinafine for the treatment of toenail and fingernail fungal infections.

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