Review: could Gardasil cause Depression?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 7, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.3/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 136 people who take Gardasil. Among them, 14 have Depression. See who they are, when they have Depression and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Gardasil (latest outcomes from 122 users) has active ingredients of human papillomavirus vaccine. Commonly reported side effects of Gardasil include pain, acupuncture and pain, pain exacerbated, pain relief by acupuncture, anxiety aggravated.
Depression (latest reports from 1,118,689 patients) has been reported by people with quit smoking, multiple sclerosis, pain, pain relief by acupuncture, acupuncture and pain.
On Mar, 7, 2014: 136 people reported to have side effects when taking Gardasil. Among them, 14 people (10.29%) have Depression. They amount to 0.00% of all the 1,113,568 people who have Depression.
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How people recovered from Depression ** :
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Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Menstruation irregular (9 people, 64.29%)
- Menorrhagia (7 people, 50.00%)
- Acne (2 people, 14.29%)
- Contraception (2 people, 14.29%)
- Human papilloma virus (hpv) (2 people, 14.29%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Ativan (9 people, 64.29%)
- Nuvaring (9 people, 64.29%)
- Zocor (9 people, 64.29%)
- Yaz (7 people, 50.00%)
- Acetylsalicylic acid srt (2 people, 14.29%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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I recieved 2 of 3 of the vaccination series. The 1st didn't hurt at all. I had some increased anxiety and a lowered mood for a few weeks after the shot but it went away. The 2nd shot hurt so badly I went light headed. The pain in my arm lasted 3 or 4 days making driving difficult. A few weeks later the depression and anxiety was back and quite severe, making it difficult to function. The depression lasted for more than 6 months and took counceling and medication to snap out of it.
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