A study for a 23 year old woman who takes Implanon - from FDA reports


Summary

9,549 females aged 23 (±5) who take the same drug are studied. This is a personalized study for a 23 year old female patient who has Birth Control. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA.

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On Sep, 18, 2017

9,549 females aged 23 (±5) who take Implanon are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Implanon for a 23-year old woman.

Information of the patient in this study:

  • Age: 23
  • Gender: female
  • Conditions: Birth Control
  • Drugs taken:
    • Implanon (etonogestrel)

eHealthMe real world results:

Comparison with this patient's adverse outcomes:

  • Hot Flashes: 23 (0.24% of females aged 23 (±5) who take the drug)
  • Nausea: 163 (1.71% of females aged 23 (±5) who take the drug)
  • Birth Control, Severe Abdominal Cramps: 0 (0% of females aged 23 (±5) who take the drug)

As an adverse outcome could be a symptom of a condition, additional studies are listed to help identify the cause: for example, regardless of which drug is taken, how many female HBP patients aged 50 (±5) have nausea

As an adverse outcome could be a side effect of a drug, additional studies are listed to help identify the cause: for example, how many female Aspirin users aged 50 (±5) have nausea

Most common side effects over time

< 1 month:
  • device expulsion
  • complication of device insertion
  • implant site pain
  • medical device complication
  • implant site infection
  • implant site erythema
  • rashes
  • pain in extremity
  • implant site swelling
  • implant site pruritus
1 - 6 months:
  • unintended pregnancy
  • device expulsion
  • implant site pain
  • pregnancy with implant contraceptive
  • device dislocation
  • depression
  • implant site infection
  • mood swings
  • headache
  • pain in extremity
6 - 12 months:
  • weight increased
  • implant site pain
  • menstruation irregular
  • pregnancy with implant contraceptive
  • heavy or prolong menstrual bleeding
  • unintended pregnancy
  • pain in extremity
  • vaginal bleeding between periods
  • medical device complication
  • mood swings
1 - 2 years:
  • abortion spontaneous
  • pregnancy with implant contraceptive
  • weight increased
  • medical device complication
  • unintended pregnancy
  • menstruation irregular
  • vaginal haemorrhage
  • implant site pain
  • device dislocation
  • heavy or prolong menstrual bleeding
2 - 5 years:
  • medical device complication
  • device dislocation
  • weight increased
  • pregnancy with implant contraceptive
  • surgery
  • abortion spontaneous
  • unintended pregnancy
  • amenorrhea
  • menstruation irregular
  • vaginal haemorrhage
5 - 10 years:
  • device dislocation
  • dizziness
  • medical device complication
  • amenorrhea
  • urticaria
  • pulmonary infarction
  • generalized anxiety disorder
  • overdose
  • diplopia
  • vision blurred
10+ years:
n/a
not specified:
  • heavy or prolong menstrual bleeding
  • medical device complication
  • amenorrhea
  • implant site pain
  • vaginal bleeding between periods
  • headache
  • menstruation irregular
  • weight increased
  • unintended pregnancy
  • device dislocation

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Menstrual Cycle Management (65 people, 0.68%)
  • Epilepsy (56 people, 0.59%)
  • Crohn's Disease (42 people, 0.44%)
  • Depression (38 people, 0.40%)
  • Menstruation Irregular (37 people, 0.39%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Zoloft (69 people, 0.72%)
  • Lamotrigine (62 people, 0.65%)
  • Tylenol (50 people, 0.52%)
  • Zyrtec (46 people, 0.48%)
  • Xanax (43 people, 0.45%)

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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