Depo-provera and Pulmonary embolism - from FDA reports
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:
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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