Review: could Implanon cause Drug withdrawal syndrome?
We study 2,943 people who have side effects while taking Implanon from FDA and social media. Find out below who they are, when they have Drug withdrawal syndrome and more.
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Implanon (latest outcomes from 3,161 users) has active ingredients of etonogestrel. It is often used in birth control.
Drug withdrawal syndrome
Drug withdrawal syndrome (interfere with normal social, occupational, or other functioning. are not due to another medical condition, drug use, or discontinuation) (latest reports from 150,042 patients) has been reported by people with depression, pain, stress and anxiety, ill-defined disorder, muscle spasticity.
On Aug, 14, 2014: 2,941 people reported to have side effects when taking Implanon. Among them, 1 people (0.03%) has Drug Withdrawal Syndrome. They amount to 0.00% of all the 149,970 people who have Drug Withdrawal Syndrome on eHealthMe.
Time on Implanon when people have Drug withdrawal syndrome * :
Age of people who have Drug withdrawal syndrome when taking Implanon * :
|Drug withdrawal syndrome||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (1 people, 100.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Effexor xr (1 people, 100.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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From this study (2 weeks ago):
Implanon in left arm it doesn't happen all the time and it last like maybe 15min starts from my finger s and goes up
erik Archer on Aug, 18, 2014:
A close friend lost her left hand from 'complications'asociated with the implant and no one will take responsibility-her first symptoms were numbness- get it out!
From this study (3 weeks ago):
I am epileptic or was as a child. I have not had a seizure in about 3 - 4 years now. I recently went to have my implant changed. This is my third one. All of a suddeni am experiencing frequent déjà vus, headaches and my anxiety is growing.
I eat incredibly healthily and exercise most days. No drugs, hardly any alcohol and a strong life.
Realising that perhaps my implant may have something to do with this and I have just never realised it!
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