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Related topic: Depo-provera, Dvt

Review: could Depo-provera cause Dvt?

Summary: Dvt could be caused by Depo-provera, especially for people who are female, 20-29 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Yaz, and have Contraception.

We study 9,848 people who have side effects while taking Depo-provera from FDA and social media. Among them, 98 have Dvt. Find out below who they are, when they have Dvt and more.

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Depo-provera

Depo-provera (latest outcomes from 10,259 users) has active ingredients of medroxyprogesterone acetate. It is often used in birth control.

Dvt

Dvt (blood clot in a major vein that usually develops in the legs and/or pelvis) (latest reports from 281,936 patients) has been reported by people with birth control, pain, multiple myeloma, premenstrual syndrome, high blood pressure.

On Apr, 8, 2014: 9,827 people reported to have side effects when taking Depo-provera. Among them, 98 people (1.00%) have Dvt. They amount to 0.03% of all the 282,299 people who have Dvt on eHealthMe.

Trend of Dvt in Depo-provera reports

Time on Depo-provera when people have Dvt * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Dvt46.67%6.67%13.33%13.33%6.67%6.67%6.67%

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

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Dvt0.00%0.00%9.38%45.83%31.25%10.42%3.12%0.00%

Severity of Dvt when taking Depo-provera ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Dvt0.00%50.00%50.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Dvt ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Dvt0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Contraception (46 people, 46.94%)
  2. Deep vein thrombosis (12 people, 12.24%)
  3. Premenstrual syndrome (10 people, 10.20%)
  4. Anxiety (9 people, 9.18%)
  5. Acne (8 people, 8.16%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Yaz (32 people, 32.65%)
  2. Yasmin (26 people, 26.53%)
  3. Lexapro (15 people, 15.31%)
  4. Seroquel (14 people, 14.29%)
  5. Oxycontin (14 people, 14.29%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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On eHealthMe, Depo-provera (medroxyprogesterone acetate) is often used for birth control. Find out below the conditions Depo-provera is used for, how effective it is, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.

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  • From this study (1 year ago):

  • I was on depo-provera from the time I was 15yrs old until I was 25. I have no experienced superficial and deep veing thrombosis in my right leg. I also get migraines with Aura and swelling in my right ankle

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