Depo-provera and Infertility - from FDA reports
Infertility 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 Depakene, and have Depression. This review analyzes which people have Infertility with Depo-provera. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 12,147 people who have side effects when taking Depo-provera from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Sep, 24, 2017
12,147 people reported to have side effects when taking Depo-provera.
Among them, 124 people (1.02%) have Infertility
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Depo-provera when people have Infertility *:
- < 1 month: 40.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 4.44 %
- 6 - 12 months: 17.78 %
- 1 - 2 years: 11.11 %
- 2 - 5 years: 17.78 %
- 5 - 10 years: 8.89 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Infertility when taking Depo-provera *:
- female: 100 %
- male: 0.0 %
Age of people who have Infertility when taking Depo-provera *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 14.93 %
- 20-29: 58.21 %
- 30-39: 20.9 %
- 40-49: 4.48 %
- 50-59: 0.0 %
- 60+: 1.49 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Depression (3 people, 2.42%)
- Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (2 people, 1.61%)
- Ill-Defined Disorder (2 people, 1.61%)
- Bipolar Disorder (2 people, 1.61%)
- Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (1 person, 0.81%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Luvox (2 people, 1.61%)
- Lupron Depot (2 people, 1.61%)
- Depakene (2 people, 1.61%)
- Claritin (1 person, 0.81%)
- Carbamazepine (1 person, 0.81%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Weight Increased (43 people, 34.68%)
- Amenorrhea (25 people, 20.16%)
- Heavy Or Prolong Menstrual Bleeding (19 people, 15.32%)
- Menstruation Irregular (18 people, 14.52%)
- Anovulatory Cycle (14 people, 11.29%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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