Related topic: Implanon, Infertility
Review: could Implanon cause Infertility?
Summary: Infertility could be caused by Implanon, especially for people who are female, 20-29 old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take Mirena, and have Contraception.
We study 2,933 people who have side effects while taking Implanon from FDA and social media. Among them, 7 have Infertility. Find out below who they are, when they have Infertility and more.
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Implanon (latest outcomes from 3,150 users) has active ingredients of etonogestrel. It is often used in birth control.
Infertility (latest reports from 3,990 patients) has been reported by people with birth control, acne, rheumatoid arthritis, depression, wegener's granulomatosis.
On Apr, 6, 2014: 2,891 people reported to have side effects when taking Implanon. Among them, 7 people (0.24%) have Infertility. They amount to 0.18% of all the 3,936 people who have Infertility on eHealthMe.
Time on Implanon when people have Infertility * :
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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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On eHealthMe, Implanon (etonogestrel) is often used for birth control. Find out below the conditions Implanon is used for, how effective it is, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.
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