Review: could Depo-provera cause Abdominal cramps (Abdominal pain)?
Summary: Abdominal cramps is found among people who take Depo-provera, especially for people who are female, 20-29 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Topamax, and have Birth control.
We study 9,972 people who have side effects while taking Depo-provera from FDA and social media. Among them, 220 have Abdominal cramps. Find out below who they are, when they have Abdominal cramps and more.
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Depo-provera has active ingredients of medroxyprogesterone acetate. It is often used in birth control. (latest outcomes from 10,388 Depo-provera users)
Abdominal cramps has been reported by people with birth control, crohn's disease, high blood pressure, pain, depression. (latest reports from 78,095 Abdominal cramps patients)
On Apr, 1, 2015: 9,965 people reported to have side effects when taking Depo-provera. Among them, 220 people (2.21%) have Abdominal Cramps.
Time on Depo-provera when people have Abdominal cramps * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Abdominal cramps||77.59%||4.31%||5.17%||4.31%||4.31%||2.59%||1.72% |
Age of people who have Abdominal cramps when taking Depo-provera * :
|Abdominal cramps||0.46%||0.46%||20.55%||36.53%||31.51%||9.13%||0.00%||1.37% |
Severity of Abdominal cramps when taking Depo-provera ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Abdominal cramps||0.00%||37.50%||50.00%||12.50% |
How people recovered from Abdominal cramps ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Abdominal cramps||0.00%||25.00%||75.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Contraception (139 people, 63.18%)
- Pain (14 people, 6.36%)
- Premenstrual syndrome (14 people, 6.36%)
- Acne (11 people, 5.00%)
- Anxiety (10 people, 4.55%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Topamax (19 people, 8.64%)
- Yaz (19 people, 8.64%)
- Yasmin (17 people, 7.73%)
- Zyprexa (15 people, 6.82%)
- Ibuprofen (13 people, 5.91%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause:
- A study of side effects of Adderall 30 for a 21-year old woman with ADHD. The patient has Abdominal Pain
- A study of side effects of Depo-provera for a 17-year old girl with Contraception. The patient has Breast Lump
- A study of drug interactions between Fluticasone Propionate, Omeprazole for a 50-year old woman with Sinus Headache, Ulcer - Stomach. The patient has Stomach Pain, Weight Gain
- A study of side effects of Provera for a 59-year old woman with Estrogen Overdose. The patient has Persistent Cloaca
- A study of drug interactions between Omeprazole, Zopiclone, Paracetamol, Ibuprofen, Bisacodyl, Sertraline, Gabapentin, Morphine, Morphine Sulfate for a 42-year old woman with Ulcer - Stomach, Insomnia, Fibromyalgia, Constipation, Depression, Degenerative Joint Disease. The patient has Confusion, Blurred Vision, Constipation, Toothaches, Tooth Decay, Depression, Dizziness Exertional, Muscular Weakness, Itching, Eczema Exacerbated, Neck Pain, Headache, Tooth Loss, Recurrent Leg Pain And Cramping, Loss Of Sensation, Numbness And Tingling, Paresthesias, Sensory Loss, Tingling And Numbness, Fatigue - Chronic, Weight Gain, Food Hoarding, Food Craving, Abdominal Bloating, Ocular Migraine, Stomach Pain, Bedwetting
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