Chemotherapy Treatments – Side effects of medications

Many times there are medications taken for various conditions that may possibly have a side effect of temporary hair loss while the medication is being taken.

It is important to discuss with your doctor or your pharmacist the potential side effects of the medications that you are taking if you are concerned that they may be contributing to the hair loss.

There are known drugs that are used in chemotherapy treatments that will likely cause temporary hair loss while taking these treatments. This type of hair loss is temporary and hair will begin to regrow when the treatments have been completed.