Review: could Depo-provera cause Bloating (Abdominal bloating)?
Summary: Bloating is reported only by a few people who take Depo-provera.
We study 9,965 people who have side effects while taking Depo-provera from FDA and social media. Among them, 5 have Bloating. Find out below who they are, when they have Bloating and more.
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Depo-provera has active ingredients of medroxyprogesterone acetate. It is often used in birth control. (latest outcomes from 10,380 Depo-provera users)
Bloating (feeling of tightness around abdomen) has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, gastroesophageal reflux disease, stress and anxiety, birth control. (latest reports from 520 Bloating patients)
On Feb, 27, 2015: 9,960 people reported to have side effects when taking Depo-provera. Among them, 5 people (0.05%) have Bloating.
Time on Depo-provera when people have Bloating * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Age of people who have Bloating when taking Depo-provera * :
Severity of Bloating when taking Depo-provera ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Bloating ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Birth control (3 people, 60.00%)
- Contraception (2 people, 40.00%)
- Mrsa infection (1 people, 20.00%)
- Itching (1 people, 20.00%)
- Nausea and vomiting (1 people, 20.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Bactrim (1 people, 20.00%)
- Metoclopramide (1 people, 20.00%)
- Claritin (1 people, 20.00%)
* 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 Provera for a 20-year old woman with Amenorrhoea. The patient has Hypothyroidism (abnormally low activity of the thyroid gland, resulting in retardation of growth and mental development)
- A study of drug interactions between Hydrochlorothiazide, Lasix, Metformin for a 38-year old woman with Edema - Peripheral, Peripheral Edema, Passed Out, Diabetes. The patient has Constipation, Bloating, Painful Urination, Pain - Leg, Unable To Get Pregnant, Unable To Concentrate, Passed Out
- A study of side effects of Xarelto for a 43-year old woman with DVT. The patient has Bloating (feeling of tightness around abdomen), Tiredness (feeling of tiredness), Weight Gain, Meningorrhagia (bleeding from cerebral or spinal membranes)
- A study of drug interactions between Levothyroxine Sodium, Citalopram Hydrobromide, Premarin for a 60-year old woman with Hypothyroidism, Anxiety And Stress, Hormone Replacement. The patient has Carpul Tunnel Pain, Frequent Headaches, Abdominal Bloating, Weight Gain
- A study of side effects of Depo-provera for a 25-year old woman with Lupus-like Syndrome. The patient has Bone Pain
Recent Depo-provera related drug comparison:
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