Depo-provera and Pulmonary embolism - from FDA reports


Summary

Pulmonary embolism 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 Yaz, and have Depression. This review analyzes which people have Pulmonary embolism 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, 22, 2017

12,147 people reported to have side effects when taking Depo-provera.
Among them, 226 people (1.86%) have Pulmonary embolism


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Depo-provera cause Pulmonary embolism?

Time on Depo-provera when people have Pulmonary embolism *:

  • < 1 month: 50.0 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 12.5 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 10.42 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 2.08 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 14.58 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 8.33 %
  • 10+ years: 2.08 %

Gender of people who have Pulmonary embolism when taking Depo-provera *:

  • female: 98.63 %
  • male: 1.37 %

Age of people who have Pulmonary embolism when taking Depo-provera *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 13.61 %
  • 20-29: 45.55 %
  • 30-39: 25.65 %
  • 40-49: 11.52 %
  • 50-59: 2.62 %
  • 60+: 1.05 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Premenstrual Syndrome (10 people, 4.42%)
  • Heavy Or Prolong Menstrual Bleeding (10 people, 4.42%)
  • Depression (10 people, 4.42%)
  • Headache (9 people, 3.98%)
  • Acne (9 people, 3.98%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Yaz (50 people, 22.12%)
  • Yasmin (38 people, 16.81%)
  • Nuvaring (24 people, 10.62%)
  • Ibuprofen (22 people, 9.73%)
  • Lovenox (16 people, 7.08%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Deep Venous Thrombosis (48 people, 21.24%)
  • Chest Pain (47 people, 20.80%)
  • Pain (45 people, 19.91%)
  • Breathing Difficulty (44 people, 19.47%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (29 people, 12.83%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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