Could Implanon cause Infertility - from FDA reports
Infertility is found among people who take Implanon, especially for people who are female, 20-29 old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Mirena, and have Birth control . We study 8,848 people who have side effects while taking Implanon from FDA. Among them, 20 have Infertility. Find out below who they are, when they have Infertility and more.
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Implanon has active ingredients of etonogestrel. It is often used in birth control. (latest outcomes from Implanon 9,220 users)
Infertility has been reported by people with birth control, rheumatoid arthritis, hair loss, androgenetic alopecia, depression (latest reports from 2,082 Infertility patients).
On Nov, 20, 2016
8,848 people reported to have side effects when taking Implanon.
Among them, 20 people (0.23%) have Infertility
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Implanon when people have Infertility *:
- < 1 month: 0.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 28.57 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 28.57 %
- 2 - 5 years: 28.57 %
- 5 - 10 years: 14.29 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Infertility when taking Implanon *:
- female: 100 %
- male: 0.0 %
Age of people who have Infertility when taking Implanon *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 83.33 %
- 30-39: 16.67 %
- 40-49: 0.0 %
- 50-59: 0.0 %
- 60+: 0.0 %
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Mirena (3 people, 15.00%)
- Sprintec (1 person, 5.00%)
- Seroquel (1 person, 5.00%)
- Orthocyclen (1 person, 5.00%)
- Cpap (1 person, 5.00%)
Forecasts by ePatient.care (We will alert you to new symptoms or undetected conditions when you take Implanon, learn more )
Potential co-existing conditions
- Premenstrual Syndrome (1 person, 5.00%)
Potential co-existing symptoms
- Menstruation Irregular (3 people, 15.00%)
- Medical Device Complication (3 people, 15.00%)
- Device Dislocation (3 people, 15.00%)
- Surgery (2 people, 10.00%)
- Ovarian Cysts (2 people, 10.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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