Accutane and Menstruation irregular - from FDA reports
Menstruation irregular is found among people who take Accutane, especially for people who are 10-19 old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Desogen, and have Acne . We study 29,825 people who have side effects while taking Accutane from FDA. Among them, 176 have Menstruation irregular. Find out below who they are, when they have Menstruation irregular and more.
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Accutane has active ingredients of isotretinoin. It is often used in acne. (latest outcomes from Accutane 30,943 users)
Menstruation irregular has been reported by people with birth control, multiple sclerosis, stress and anxiety, depression, hypothyroidism (latest reports from 24,903 Menstruation irregular patients).
On Feb, 06, 2017
29,825 people reported to have side effects when taking Accutane.
Among them, 176 people (0.59%) have Menstruation Irregular
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Accutane when people have Menstruation Irregular *:
- < 1 month: 4.82 %
- 1 - 6 months: 59.04 %
- 6 - 12 months: 27.71 %
- 1 - 2 years: 3.61 %
- 2 - 5 years: 2.41 %
- 5 - 10 years: 2.41 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Age of people who have Menstruation Irregular when taking Accutane *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 47.13 %
- 20-29: 29.3 %
- 30-39: 15.29 %
- 40-49: 8.28 %
- 50-59: 0.0 %
- 60+: 0.0 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Acne (47 people, 26.70%)
- Oral Contraception (8 people, 4.55%)
- Autoimmune Hepatitis (5 people, 2.84%)
- Hypothyroidism (4 people, 2.27%)
- Acne Cystic (4 people, 2.27%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Desogen (21 people, 11.93%)
- Plan B One-Step (17 people, 9.66%)
- Aleve (15 people, 8.52%)
- Advil (14 people, 7.95%)
- Ortho Tri-Cyclen (13 people, 7.39%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Inflammatory Bowel Disease (84 people, 47.73%)
- Ulcerative Colitis (74 people, 42.05%)
- Dry Skin (60 people, 34.09%)
- Depression (60 people, 34.09%)
- Crohn's Disease (54 people, 30.68%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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