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Would you have Insomnia when you have Birth control?

Summary: Insomnia is found among people with Birth control, especially people who are 20-29 old, also have Contraception, and take medication Nuvaring. We study 771 people who have Insomnia and Birth control from FDA and social media. Find out below who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take.

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Birth control

Birth control can be treated by Mirena, Yaz, Depo-provera, Nuvaring, Yasmin, Loestrin 24 Fe. (latest reports from 106,049 Birth Control patients)


Insomnia (sleeplessness) has been reported by people with depression, quit smoking, pain, high blood pressure, stress and anxiety. (latest reports from 144,028 Insomnia patients)

On May, 2, 2015: 775 people who have birth control and Insomnia are studied.

Trend of Insomnia in birth control reports

Age of people who have birth control and experienced Insomnia * :


Severity of the symptom * :

leastmoderateseveremost severe

Top co-existing conditions for these people * :

  1. Contraception (754 people, 97.29%)
  2. Depression (51 people, 6.58%)
  3. Anxiety (43 people, 5.55%)
  4. Pain (32 people, 4.13%)
  5. Smoking cessation therapy (28 people, 3.61%)
  6. Multiple sclerosis (26 people, 3.35%)
  7. Acne (17 people, 2.19%)
  8. Headache (16 people, 2.06%)
  9. Pregnancy (15 people, 1.94%)
  10. Anxiety disorder (14 people, 1.81%)

Most common drugs used by these people * :

  1. Nuvaring (229 people, 29.55%)
  2. Mirena (156 people, 20.13%)
  3. Yasmin (86 people, 11.10%)
  4. Yaz (83 people, 10.71%)
  5. Depo-provera (60 people, 7.74%)
  6. Ortho evra (42 people, 5.42%)
  7. Xanax (37 people, 4.77%)
  8. Ortho tri-cyclen (28 people, 3.61%)
  9. Ibuprofen (26 people, 3.35%)
  10. Lexapro (24 people, 3.10%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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