Review: could Combipatch cause Spotting?


Summary

Spotting is found among people who take Combipatch, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Synthroid, and have Hormone replacement therapy . We study 1,204 people who have side effects while taking Combipatch from FDA and social media. Among them, 37 have Spotting. Find out below who they are, when they have Spotting and more.

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Combipatch

Combipatch has active ingredients of estradiol; norethindrone acetate. It is often used in hormone replacement therapy. (latest outcomes from Combipatch 1,229 users)

Spotting

Spotting (bleed during pregnancy) has been reported by people with device expulsion, rashes, heavy or prolong menstrual bleeding, back pain, diarrhea (latest reports from 19,396 Spotting patients).

On Sep, 20, 2016

1,204 people reported to have side effects when taking Combipatch.
Among them, 37 people (3.07%) have Spotting


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Combipatch cause Spotting?

Time on Combipatch when people have Spotting *:

  • < 1 month: 20 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 20 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 20 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 40 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Spotting when taking Combipatch *:

  • female: 100 %
  • male: 0.0 %

Age of people who have Spotting when taking Combipatch *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 31.58 %
  • 50-59: 42.11 %
  • 60+: 26.32 %

Severity if Spotting when taking Combipatch **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 0.0 %
  • severe: 100 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Hormone Replacement Therapy (7 people, 18.92%)
  • Hot Flush (4 people, 10.81%)
  • Thyroid Disorder (3 people, 8.11%)
  • Menopausal Symptoms (3 people, 8.11%)
  • Osteoarthritis (2 people, 5.41%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Synthroid (10 people, 27.03%)
  • Prilosec (7 people, 18.92%)
  • Celebrex (7 people, 18.92%)
  • Vioxx (6 people, 16.22%)
  • Nystatin (6 people, 16.22%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Chest Pain (8 people, 21.62%)
  • Abdominal Distension (7 people, 18.92%)
  • Neck Pain (6 people, 16.22%)
  • Narcolepsy (6 people, 16.22%)
  • Hypoaesthesia (6 people, 16.22%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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