There are two types of medication-induced hair loss: Anagen Effluvium and Telogen Effluvium. In general, medications trigger hair loss when they interfere with the normal hair growth cycle of your scalp. One of the surprising facts is that the overuse of your common painkillers such as naproxen, ibuprofen or aspirin can heavily contribute to hair loss. These drugs also hamper the normal hair growth and give your hair a dull look. TheBarbr shows you how to cope with excessive hair loss due to 12 harmful habits including the excess use of painkillers.