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Review: Lexapro and Mirena

This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Lexapro and Mirena. It is created by eHealthMe based on 190 people who take the drugs. The review uses reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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On Apr, 2, 2014: 190 people who reported to have interactions when taking Lexapro, Mirena are studied

Trend of Lexapro, Mirena's drug interactions, side effects and effectiveness reports (4195481)

Drug combinations in study:
- Lexapro (escitalopram oxalate)
- Mirena (levonorgestrel)

eHealthMe real world results:

Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Lexapro, Mirena:

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
InteractionNumber of reports
Menstruation Irregular70
Headache (pain in head)45
Procedural Pain40
Amenorrhoea (absence of a menstrual period in a woman of reproductive age)40
Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)36
Abortion Spontaneous (naturally occurring miscarriage)34
Abdominal Pain Lower32
Pregnancy With Contraceptive Device32
Abdominal Pain32
Iucd Complication30

Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Lexapro, Mirena:

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
InteractionNumber of reports
Pregnancy With Contraceptive Device12
Device Breakage8
Complication Of Device Removal8
Depression8
Abortion Spontaneous (naturally occurring miscarriage)6
Weight Increased6
Iucd Complication6
Iud Migration4
Menstruation Irregular4
Abdominal Pain Lower4

How effective are the drugs:

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Lexapro0.00%33.33%0.00%66.67%0.00%
Mirena0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Contraception
  2. Depression
  3. Anxiety
  4. Post coital contraception
  5. Panic attack

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Plan b one-step
  2. Yasmin
  3. Topamax
  4. Wellbutrin
  5. Ambien

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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On eHealthMe, Lexapro (escitalopram oxalate) is often used to treat depression. Mirena (levonorgestrel) is often used to treat birth control. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for, how effective they are, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.

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