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Review: could Hepatitis c cause Ovarian cyst?

Summary: Ovarian cyst could be caused by Hepatitis c, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, also have Depression, and take Ribavirin.

We study 30,020 people who have Hepatitis c from FDA and social media. Among them, 21 have Ovarian cyst (Ovarian cysts). Find out below who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take.

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Hepatitis c

Hepatitis c (latest reports from 56,130 patients) is typically treated by Ribavirin, Pegasys, Peginterferon, Incivek.

Ovarian cyst

Ovarian cyst (fluid filled sac of the ovary) (latest reports from 35,426 patients) has been reported by people with birth control, multiple sclerosis, osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis, pain.

On Apr, 11, 2014: 30,019 people who have hepatitis c are studied. Among them, 21 (0.07%) have Ovarian Cyst. They amount to 0.06% of all the 35,346 people who have Ovarian Cyst on eHealthMe.

Trend of Ovarian cyst in hepatitis c reports

Gender of people who have hepatitis c and experienced Ovarian cyst * :

FemaleMale
Ovarian cyst100.00%0.00%

Age of people who have hepatitis c and experienced Ovarian cyst * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Ovarian cyst0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%27.59%68.97%6.90%0.00%

Severity of the symptom * :

n/a

Top co-existing conditions for these people * :

  1. Depression (8 people, 38.10%)
  2. Irritable bowel syndrome (6 people, 28.57%)
  3. Somnolence (6 people, 28.57%)
  4. Pain (2 people, 9.52%)
  5. Contraception (2 people, 9.52%)
  6. Infection (2 people, 9.52%)

Most common drugs used by these people * :

  1. Ribavirin (21 people, 100.00%)
  2. Pegasys (12 people, 57.14%)
  3. Copegus (10 people, 47.62%)
  4. Klonopin (8 people, 38.10%)
  5. Remeron (8 people, 38.10%)
  6. Peg-intron (6 people, 28.57%)
  7. Lomotil (6 people, 28.57%)
  8. Levothyroxine sodium (6 people, 28.57%)
  9. Lorazepam (4 people, 19.05%)
  10. Rebetol (4 people, 19.05%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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  • This drug has ruined my life. I am only 26 years old and I am rapidly gaining weight, am going through premature menopause, and cannot have children. All this has happened since I have GONE OFF THE DRUG. Do not take this drug.

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    Susan on Apr, 22, 2014:

    Sorry to hear about this I am goin through it as we'll just found out after having tests done although I do have to children ages 4 and 10 I have only ever had a break from this deppo when I found out I was pregnant with my 2nd child so was on deppo for a good few yrs but lately I was gtn bad mood swings and horrible night sweats after 6 months they have says I'm goin through premature ovarian failure and I've been put on hormOne replacement treatment. I was really shocked as I've just turned 27

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  • From this study (2 weeks ago):

  • My husband came down with cancer during his Hepstitis C treatment with Incivek, Pegusys Interferon and riboviron. We want to know if any of this drugs would have caused this.

    Reply

  • From this study (2 weeks ago):

  • I am 51 years of age and only have 1 ovary left as I had a hysterectomy in 2004. I saw my gynecologist for my yearly and it was timely as two weeks prior I was having tenderness in my ovary. She did an ultrasound two days ago and I am waiting on the results. I was prone to cysts, which is why only this ovary remains. I have been on Latuda for approximately several months and have not had any blood work done yet. I am wondering if prolactin levels can cause cysts to occur and if anyone has experienced this.

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