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Review: could Birth control cause Muscle twitching?

We study 84,267 people who have Birth control from FDA and social media. Among them, 81 have Muscle twitching. Find out below who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take.

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Birth control

Birth control (latest reports from 133,880 patients) can be treated by Yaz, Mirena, Depo-provera, Nuvaring, Yasmin, Loestrin 24 Fe.

Muscle twitching

Muscle twitching (latest reports from 62,080 patients) has been reported by people with depression, pain, multiple sclerosis, stress and anxiety, high blood pressure.

On Oct, 13, 2014: 84,244 people who have birth control are studied. Among them, 81 (0.10%) have Muscle Twitching.

Trend of Muscle twitching in birth control reports

Age of people who have birth control and experienced Muscle twitching * :

Muscle twitching0.00%0.00%4.35%55.07%23.19%14.49%4.35%0.00%

Severity of the symptom * :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Muscle twitching50.00%10.00%30.00%10.00%

Top co-existing conditions for these people * :

  1. Contraception (75 people, 92.59%)
  2. Skin wrinkling (5 people, 6.17%)
  3. Migraine (4 people, 4.94%)
  4. Epilepsy (3 people, 3.70%)
  5. Pregnancy (3 people, 3.70%)
  6. Depression (3 people, 3.70%)
  7. Anxiety (3 people, 3.70%)
  8. Smoking cessation therapy (2 people, 2.47%)
  9. Bipolar disorder (2 people, 2.47%)
  10. Pain (2 people, 2.47%)

Most common drugs used by these people * :

  1. Mirena (20 people, 24.69%)
  2. Nuvaring (20 people, 24.69%)
  3. Ortho evra (10 people, 12.35%)
  4. Depo-provera (6 people, 7.41%)
  5. Botox cosmetic (5 people, 6.17%)
  6. Ambien (4 people, 4.94%)
  7. Zyrtec (4 people, 4.94%)
  8. Xanax (4 people, 4.94%)
  9. Ortho tri-cyclen (3 people, 3.70%)
  10. Yasmin (3 people, 3.70%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (2 weeks ago):

  • take durezol 6 ttimes a day for cme thumb now twitches at rest i can stop it by moving it


  • From this study (1 year ago):

  • I have been diagnosed with anxiety, emotioally unstable personality, anxiety, depression, migraines, non-epiltpic attacks, sleep seizures, night terrors, and PTSD
    Have recently had coil fitted very tired


  • From this study (3 years ago):

  • 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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