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Can a bicillin injection produce a temporary side effect of hair loss?

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Dr. Tony Ho
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease

In brief: Possibly, but rare

Hair loss is not a commonly attributed adverse effect of benzathine penicillin, or any penicillin; that being said, there appear to be sporadic reports on the internet of associated hair loss, but nothing definitive to call causation.

In brief: Possibly, but rare

Hair loss is not a commonly attributed adverse effect of benzathine penicillin, or any penicillin; that being said, there appear to be sporadic reports on the internet of associated hair loss, but nothing definitive to call causation.
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Dr. Willam Lau
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease

In brief: Yes

It may affect your hair follicles to cause temporary hair loss.

In brief: Yes

It may affect your hair follicles to cause temporary hair loss.
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