Review: could Depo-provera cause Infertility?
(By eHealthMe on Feb, 28, 2014)
Severity ratings: 3.0/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 9,806 people who take Depo-provera. Among them, 108 have Infertility. See who they are, when they have Infertility and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Depo-provera (latest outcomes from 10,235 users) has active ingredients of medroxyprogesterone acetate. It is often used in birth control, endometriosis. Commonly reported side effects of Depo-provera include unintended pregnancy, weight increased, amenorrhoea, nausea, nausea aggravated.
Infertility (latest reports from 4,064 patients) has been reported by people with birth control, depression, acne, wegener's granulomatosis, epilepsy.
On Feb, 28, 2014: 9,578 people reported to have side effects when taking Depo-provera. Among them, 108 people (1.13%) have Infertility.
Time on Depo-provera when people have Infertility * :
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Age of people who have Infertility when taking Depo-provera * :
Severity of Infertility when taking Depo-provera ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Infertility ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Contraception (41 people, 37.96%)
- Insomnia (2 people, 1.85%)
- Depression (2 people, 1.85%)
- Menstrual discomfort (2 people, 1.85%)
- Ill-defined disorder (2 people, 1.85%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Albuterol (2 people, 1.85%)
- Claritin (2 people, 1.85%)
- Rivotril (2 people, 1.85%)
- Akineton (2 people, 1.85%)
- Haldol (2 people, 1.85%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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