Review: could Implanon cause Infertility?
This is a review of Infertility by studying 2,891 people who take Implanon. We analyze: the time on Implanon when people have Infertility, age of these people, the severity of Infertility, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Implanon. The review is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Implanon (latest outcomes from 2,483 users) has active ingredients of etonogestrel. It is often used in birth control, over-the-counter birth control. Commonly reported side effects of Implanon include pregnancy with implant contraceptive, abortion spontaneous, headache, vaginal haemorrhage, amenorrhoea.
Infertility (latest reports from 4,064 patients) has been reported by people with birth control, depression, acne, wegener's granulomatosis, epilepsy.
On Mar, 6, 2014: 2,230 people reported to have side effects when taking Implanon. Among them, 7 people (0.31%) have Infertility.
Time on Implanon when people have Infertility * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Age of people who have Infertility when taking Implanon * :
Severity of Infertility when taking Implanon ** :
How people recovered from Infertility ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Contraception (4 people, 57.14%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Mirena (3 people, 42.86%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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