Review: could Implanon cause Osteoporosis?
Summary: Osteoporosis is reported only by a few people who take Implanon.
We study 2,967 people who have side effects while taking Implanon from FDA and social media. Among them, 5 have Osteoporosis. Find out below who they are, when they have Osteoporosis and more.
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Implanon has active ingredients of etonogestrel. It is often used in birth control. (latest outcomes from 3,189 Implanon users)
Osteoporosis (bones weak and more likely to break) has been reported by people with osteopenia, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, pain, high blood cholesterol. (latest reports from 112,596 Osteoporosis patients)
On Mar, 18, 2015: 2,967 people reported to have side effects when taking Implanon. Among them, 5 people (0.17%) have Osteoporosis.
Time on Implanon when people have Osteoporosis * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Age of people who have Osteoporosis when taking Implanon * :
Severity of Osteoporosis when taking Implanon ** :
How people recovered from Osteoporosis ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Contraception (2 people, 40.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Depo-provera (2 people, 40.00%)
- Mirena (1 people, 20.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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