Depo-provera and Itching - from FDA reports
Itching 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 Depakote, and have Birth control. This review analyzes which people have Itching 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, 14, 2017
12,020 people reported to have side effects when taking Depo-provera.
Among them, 232 people (1.93%) have Itching
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Depo-provera when people have Itching *:
- < 1 month: 70.18 %
- 1 - 6 months: 12.28 %
- 6 - 12 months: 5.26 %
- 1 - 2 years: 7.02 %
- 2 - 5 years: 5.26 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Itching when taking Depo-provera *:
- female: 97.75 %
- male: 2.25 %
Age of people who have Itching when taking Depo-provera *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 16.77 %
- 20-29: 34.73 %
- 30-39: 19.76 %
- 40-49: 23.95 %
- 50-59: 4.19 %
- 60+: 0.6 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Birth Control (92 people, 39.66%)
- Bipolar Disorder (10 people, 4.31%)
- Pain (6 people, 2.59%)
- Multiple Sclerosis (6 people, 2.59%)
- Migraine (6 people, 2.59%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Depakote (12 people, 5.17%)
- Zyprexa (11 people, 4.74%)
- Xanax (10 people, 4.31%)
- Wellbutrin (10 people, 4.31%)
- Humira (10 people, 4.31%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Rashes (66 people, 28.45%)
- Urticaria (43 people, 18.53%)
- Pain (29 people, 12.50%)
- Hypersensitivity (29 people, 12.50%)
- Headache (29 people, 12.50%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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