Review: could Birth control cause Muscle twitching?
We study 84,090 people who have Birth control from FDA and social media. Among them, 80 have Muscle twitching. Find out below who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take.
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Birth control (latest reports from 134,153 patients) is typically treated by Yaz, Mirena, Nuvaring, Depo-provera, Yasmin, Loestrin 24 Fe.
Muscle twitching (latest reports from 61,748 patients) has been reported by people with depression, pain, multiple sclerosis, stress and anxiety, high blood pressure.
On Jul, 12, 2014: 84,049 people who have birth control are studied. Among them, 80 (0.10%) have Muscle Twitching. They amount to 0.13% of all the 61,658 people who have Muscle Twitching on eHealthMe.
Age of people who have birth control and experienced Muscle twitching * :
|Muscle twitching||0.00%||0.00%||4.41%||55.88%||23.53%||14.71%||2.94%||0.00% |
Severity of the symptom * :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Muscle twitching||44.44%||11.11%||33.33%||11.11% |
Top co-existing conditions for these people * :
- Skin wrinkling (5 people, 6.25%)
- Migraine (4 people, 5.00%)
- Epilepsy (3 people, 3.75%)
- Depression (3 people, 3.75%)
- Anxiety (3 people, 3.75%)
- Smoking cessation therapy (2 people, 2.50%)
- Seasonal allergy (2 people, 2.50%)
- Pain (2 people, 2.50%)
- Attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (2 people, 2.50%)
- Nausea (2 people, 2.50%)
Most common drugs used by these people * :
- Mirena (20 people, 25.00%)
- Nuvaring (20 people, 25.00%)
- Ortho evra (10 people, 12.50%)
- Depo-provera (6 people, 7.50%)
- Botox cosmetic (5 people, 6.25%)
- Ambien (4 people, 5.00%)
- Xanax (4 people, 5.00%)
- Zyrtec (4 people, 5.00%)
- Yasmin (3 people, 3.75%)
- Ortho tri-cyclen (3 people, 3.75%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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I have a mostly ongoing eye twitch in the lower lid of one eye.. and want to report it.. I have never had this prior to taking Mirena and have been on this IUD for 4 months.. i have had this side effect for 2 months mostly for 2 weeks and then two weeks it stops.. So during my menstration of which is just starting to be less then 2 weeks long.. prior to Mirena I had four day menstrations that were light.. I have spoting for the third week of the month as well and so I get one week each month thus far where there is no menstration at all..
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