Implanon and 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 Premenstrual syndrome. This review analyzes which people have Infertility with Implanon. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 9,310 people who have side effects when taking Implanon from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Sep, 20, 2017
9,310 people reported to have side effects when taking Implanon.
Among them, 24 people (0.26%) have Infertility
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Implanon when people have Infertility *:
- < 1 month: 0.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 22.22 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 33.33 %
- 2 - 5 years: 33.33 %
- 5 - 10 years: 11.11 %
- 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: 86.67 %
- 30-39: 13.33 %
- 40-49: 0.0 %
- 50-59: 0.0 %
- 60+: 0.0 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Premenstrual Syndrome (1 person, 4.17%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Mirena (3 people, 12.50%)
- Sprintec (1 person, 4.17%)
- Seroquel (1 person, 4.17%)
- Nexplanon (1 person, 4.17%)
- L-Theanine (1 person, 4.17%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Menstruation Irregular (4 people, 16.67%)
- Medical Device Complication (3 people, 12.50%)
- Haemorrhage (3 people, 12.50%)
- Device Dislocation (3 people, 12.50%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (2 people, 8.33%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Questions to the study
I have had my implanon in for 16 months and my hair is starting to fall out like crazy. I just want to know if after I get it removed tomorrow will my hair go back. Cause the things I have read on the web women are saying their hair never grea back. I will be so upset. Please help
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I have mild acute pancreatitis. I did some research and discovered that implanon can cause pancreatitis,so I had it removed yesterday in hopes my symptoms will subside. Does anyone have experience with this?
User reviews to the study
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I was encouraged to have Norplant when I was young and on government assistance back in 1991. I kept it in for the full time even though I had side effects, I just dealt with them. When I had this removed that's when the side effects really start. My teeth started to break in little pieces ...
I was on implanon for two years. In the last three months before removal I've had heavy periods. Then three months after, I got pregnant and 8 weeks later on my first doctor appointment I was diagnostic with blighted ovum. I had several side affects while on implanon and I know I wonder if the ...