Review: could Depo-provera cause Bone and joint pain (Joint pain)?
Summary: Bone and joint pain 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, 277 have Bone and joint pain. Find out below who they are, when they have Bone and joint pain 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)
Bone and joint pain
Bone and joint pain has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis. (latest reports from 118,897 Bone and joint pain patients)
On Apr, 10, 2015: 9,972 people reported to have side effects when taking Depo-provera. Among them, 277 people (2.78%) have Bone And Joint Pain.
Time on Depo-provera when people have Bone and joint pain * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Bone and joint pain||62.04%||11.11%||1.85%||1.85%||6.48%||12.04%||4.63% |
Age of people who have Bone and joint pain when taking Depo-provera * :
|Bone and joint pain||0.00%||0.40%||12.25%||31.23%||26.88%||20.55%||5.14%||3.56% |
Severity of Bone and joint pain when taking Depo-provera ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Bone and joint pain||0.00%||50.00%||50.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Bone and joint pain ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Bone and joint pain||0.00%||25.00%||75.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Contraception (81 people, 29.24%)
- Endometriosis (33 people, 11.91%)
- Eczema (10 people, 3.61%)
- Acne (10 people, 3.61%)
- Menorrhagia (7 people, 2.53%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Topamax (19 people, 6.86%)
- Radiation therapy (17 people, 6.14%)
- Chemotherapeutics nos (17 people, 6.14%)
- Prednisone (16 people, 5.78%)
- Accutane (14 people, 5.05%)
* 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 drug interactions between Finasteride, Amlodipine Besylate for a 66-year old man with Prostration, High Blood Pressure. The patient has Pain - Joints
- A study of drug interactions between Metformin, Losartan, Zetia for a 54-year old woman with Type 2 Diabetes, High Blood Cholesterol. The patient has Muscle Stiffness, Stiffness In A Joint
- A study of side effects of Depo-provera for a 17-year old girl with Contraception. The patient has Breast Lump
- 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 Tylenol W/ Codeine No. 3, Garcinia Cambogia, Depo-provera for a 16-year old girl with Pain, Weight Loss, Birth Control.
Recent Depo-provera related drug comparison:
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