Depo-provera and Depression - from FDA reports


Summary

Depression 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 Mirena, and have Birth control. This review analyzes which people have Depression with Depo-provera. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 12,020 people who have side effects when taking Depo-provera from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On May, 04, 2017

12,020 people reported to have side effects when taking Depo-provera.
Among them, 637 people (5.3%) have Depression


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Depo-provera cause Depression?

Time on Depo-provera when people have Depression *:

  • < 1 month: 57.35 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 13.97 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 4.04 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 4.41 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 9.56 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 9.19 %
  • 10+ years: 1.47 %

Gender of people who have Depression when taking Depo-provera *:

  • female: 98.08 %
  • male: 1.92 %

Age of people who have Depression when taking Depo-provera *:

  • 0-1: 0.41 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 14.2 %
  • 20-29: 37.93 %
  • 30-39: 32.05 %
  • 40-49: 12.58 %
  • 50-59: 1.62 %
  • 60+: 1.22 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Birth Control (297 people, 46.62%)
  • Endometriosis (34 people, 5.34%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (28 people, 4.40%)
  • Acne (28 people, 4.40%)
  • Pain (25 people, 3.92%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Mirena (46 people, 7.22%)
  • Accutane (44 people, 6.91%)
  • Effexor (35 people, 5.49%)
  • Topamax (30 people, 4.71%)
  • Lexapro (27 people, 4.24%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Stress And Anxiety (200 people, 31.40%)
  • Weight Increased (182 people, 28.57%)
  • Headache (123 people, 19.31%)
  • Fatigue (115 people, 18.05%)
  • Suicidal Ideation (107 people, 16.80%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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