Review: could Depo-provera cause Nausea and vomiting?
(By eHealthMe on Feb, 25, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.2/4
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, 234 have Nausea and vomiting. See who they are, when they have Nausea and vomiting 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.
Nausea and vomiting
Nausea and vomiting (latest reports from 1,044,471 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, pain, pain relief by acupuncture, acupuncture and pain, type 2 diabetes.
On Feb, 7, 2014: 9,578 people reported to have side effects when taking Depo-provera. Among them, 234 people (2.44%) have Nausea And Vomiting.
Time on Depo-provera when people have Nausea and vomiting * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Nausea and vomiting||62.77%||6.38%||3.19%||8.51%||7.45%||10.64%||1.06% |
Age of people who have Nausea and vomiting when taking Depo-provera * :
|Nausea and vomiting||1.83%||0.46%||10.96%||48.40%||21.00%||16.89%||0.46%||0.00% |
Severity of Nausea and vomiting when taking Depo-provera ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Nausea and vomiting||0.00%||75.00%||25.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Nausea and vomiting ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Nausea and vomiting||0.00%||50.00%||50.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Contraception (117 people, 50.00%)
- Menstrual discomfort (28 people, 11.97%)
- Depression (24 people, 10.26%)
- Premenstrual syndrome (20 people, 8.55%)
- Pain (17 people, 7.26%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Paxil (25 people, 10.68%)
- Yaz (23 people, 9.83%)
- Ambien (22 people, 9.40%)
- Nexium (18 people, 7.69%)
- Depakote (17 people, 7.26%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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From this study (12 months ago):
Lala on Nov, 14, 2012:
Hi am 27 years old female i have been taking depo birth control for 2 years but sometime i forgot my shot date and i would take trigestrel for a month after return to depo,sometimes when am on depo when i see misturetion i woul take 1 pill of trigestrel and i will go away,i was suppose to take my depo shot on the 16 of october but now is the 14 of november and i have been having unprotected sex with my boyfriend,now i feel sick and dizzy,headaches and vommiting could i be pregnant becouse of mixing medication help am scared?
Cynthia on Mar, 27, 2013:
I think it is the depo shot because i am on my 3rd depo shot and I feel horrible... hot flashes, nausea, not able to sleep, bloated, constipated,,,, it sucks. Get well soon.
From this study (3 years ago):
ShopgirlZ on Mar, 21, 2011:
I just started deport last week and have been sick to my stomach and running to the bathroom. I am 35 year old female who started taking it to stop my periods to help with severe anemia
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