Review: could Implanon cause Anxiety (Stress and anxiety)?
Summary: Anxiety is found among people who take Implanon, especially for people who are female, 20-29 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Yaz, and have Birth control.
We study 2,959 people who have side effects while taking Implanon from FDA and social media. Among them, 61 have Anxiety. Find out below who they are, when they have Anxiety and more.
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Implanon has active ingredients of etonogestrel. It is often used in birth control. (latest outcomes from 3,182 Implanon users)
Anxiety has been reported by people with depression, stress and anxiety, quit smoking, multiple sclerosis, pain. (latest reports from 212,462 Anxiety patients)
On Dec, 29, 2014: 2,956 people reported to have side effects when taking Implanon. Among them, 61 people (2.06%) have Anxiety.
Time on Implanon when people have Anxiety * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Age of people who have Anxiety when taking Implanon * :
Severity of Anxiety when taking Implanon ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Anxiety ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Contraception (48 people, 78.69%)
- Birth control (4 people, 6.56%)
- Multiple sclerosis (1 people, 1.64%)
- Convulsion (1 people, 1.64%)
- Asthma (1 people, 1.64%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Yaz (4 people, 6.56%)
- Prozac (3 people, 4.92%)
- Risperidone (2 people, 3.28%)
- Nicotine (2 people, 3.28%)
- Fluoxetine (2 people, 3.28%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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