Could Depo-provera cause Dyspareunia - from FDA reports
Dyspareunia is found among people who take Depo-Provera, especially for people who are female, 20-29 old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Mirena, and have Birth control . We study 11,361 people who have side effects while taking Depo-provera from FDA. Among them, 41 have Dyspareunia. Find out below who they are, when they have Dyspareunia and more.
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Depo-provera has active ingredients of medroxyprogesterone acetate. It is often used in birth control. (latest outcomes from Depo-provera 12,543 users)
Dyspareunia (painful sexual intercourse) has been reported by people with birth control, osteoporosis, depression, pain, heavy or prolong menstrual bleeding (latest reports from 3,697 Dyspareunia patients).
On Nov, 13, 2016
11,361 people reported to have side effects when taking Depo-provera.
Among them, 41 people (0.36%) have Dyspareunia
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Depo-provera when people have Dyspareunia *:
- < 1 month: 25.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 50.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 4.17 %
- 1 - 2 years: 8.33 %
- 2 - 5 years: 8.33 %
- 5 - 10 years: 4.17 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Dyspareunia when taking Depo-provera *:
- female: 100 %
- male: 0.0 %
Age of people who have Dyspareunia when taking Depo-provera *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 23.68 %
- 20-29: 50.0 %
- 30-39: 23.68 %
- 40-49: 2.63 %
- 50-59: 0.0 %
- 60+: 0.0 %
Severity of Dyspareunia **:
- least: 0.0 %
- moderate: 0.0 %
- severe: 0.0 %
- most severe: 100 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Birth Control (28 people, 68.29%)
- Stress And Anxiety (4 people, 9.76%)
- Depression (4 people, 9.76%)
- Heavy Or Prolong Menstrual Bleeding (3 people, 7.32%)
- Pain (2 people, 4.88%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Mirena (15 people, 36.59%)
- Seroquel (3 people, 7.32%)
- Motrin (3 people, 7.32%)
- Diflucan (3 people, 7.32%)
- Buspar (3 people, 7.32%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Pain (12 people, 29.27%)
- Depression (12 people, 29.27%)
- Uterine Perforation (11 people, 26.83%)
- Injury (11 people, 26.83%)
- Mood Swings (8 people, 19.51%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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