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Review: Aygestin side effects
In this review, we analyze Aygestin side effects by the time on the drug, and age (0-60+) of the people who have side effects while taking Aygestin. The review is based on 688 people who have side effects while taking Aygestin from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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What is Aygestin
Aygestin (latest outcomes from 708 users) has active ingredients of norethindrone acetate. It is often used in endometriosis.
Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (norethindrone acetate): Norlutate, Norethindrone Acetate, Norethidrone Acetate.
On Oct, 30, 2014: 688 people who reported to have side effects when taking Aygestin are studied
Most common side effects over time * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years||not specified |
|Night Sweats||Breast Cancer||Breast Cancer Female||Breast Cancer Female||Breast Cancer Female||Breast Cancer Female||Breast Cancer Female||Breast Cancer |
|Dysmenorrhoea||Oestrogen Receptor Assay Positive||Metrorrhagia||Myocardial Infarction||Breast Cancer||Breast Cancer||Oestrogen Receptor Assay Positive||Breast Cancer Female |
|Mood Swings||Progesterone Receptor Assay Positive||Menstruation Irregular||Ovarian Cancer||Mitral Valve Incompetence||Breast Cancer In Situ||Progesterone Receptor Assay Positive||Anxiety |
|Endometriosis||Depression||Muscle Spasms||Breast Cancer Metastatic||Mitral Valve Prolapse||Menorrhagia||Breast Cancer||Injury |
|Haemorrhage||Diarrhea||Uterine Haemorrhage||Breast Cancer||Musculoskeletal Pain||Migraine||Injury||Metrorrhagia |
|Abdominal Distension||Meniscus Lesion||Ventricular Fibrillation||Blood Galactose Abnormal||Marital Problem||Pneumonia||Breast Cancer In Situ||Deep Vein Thrombosis |
|Haemorrhagic Stroke||Hysterectomy||Coronary Artery Thrombosis||Chest Pain||Multiple Injuries||Labile Hypertension||Meniscus Lesion||Pain |
|Osteopenia||Hyperplasia||Coronary Artery Occlusion||Lymphoedema||Uterine Leiomyoma||Osteopenia||Pulmonary Embolism |
|Progesterone Receptor Assay Positive||Menorrhagia||Polycythaemia||Infection||Fallopian Tube Disorder||Soft Tissue Disorder||Headache |
|Uterine Leiomyoma||Mammogram Abnormal||Focal Nodular Hyperplasia||Injury||Breast Hyperplasia||Retinopathy Proliferative||Pyrexia |
Most common side effects by age * :
|n/a||n/a||Neurilemmoma||Alopecia||Anxiety||Oedema Peripheral||Breast Cancer Female||Breast Cancer Female |
|Completed Suicide||Headache||Fatigue||Drug Ineffective||Breast Cancer||Breast Cancer |
|Adenovirus Infection||Vomiting||Pain||Chest Pain||Anxiety||Oestrogen Receptor Assay Positive |
|Adverse Drug Reaction||Asthenia||Headache||Deep Vein Thrombosis||Chest Pain||Progesterone Receptor Assay Positive |
|Lymphadenopathy||Abdominal Pain||Pulmonary Embolism||Breast Cancer||Injury||Anxiety |
|Lip Dry||Diarrhea||Weakness||Anxiety||Alopecia||Pain |
|Hypotension||Hypoaesthesia||Weight Increased||Nausea||Palpitations||Renal Failure Acute |
|Human Herpes Virus 6 Serology Positive||Hirsutism||Deep Vein Thrombosis||Pain In Extremity||Oestrogen Receptor Assay Positive||Injury |
|Viraemia||Depression Nec||Palpitations||Headache Nos||Pyrexia||Myocardial Infarction |
|Drug Ineffective||Ovarian Cyst||Nausea||Dyspnoea Nos||Cough||Dehydration |
* Some reports may have incomplete information.
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From this study (12 months ago):
Healed joint and soft tissue injuries (PID) return with increased pain and swelling. Pressure changes with position. Frequency and intensity of migraines increased with pressure symptoms. Genetic connective tissue disorder - Ehler Danlos Syndrome. Cardiac arrhythmia. History of rheumatic fever, pneumothorax, whooping cough, and severe allergic reactions.
From this study (12 months ago):
Past distal injuries returning with increased pressure symptoms. Eye pain with movement. Increased pressure and pain with neck movement. Connective tissue disease - Ehlers Danlos Syndrome.
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