Review: could Implanon cause Osteoporosis?
We study 2,941 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 (latest outcomes from 3,157 users) has active ingredients of etonogestrel. It is often used in birth control.
Osteoporosis (bones weak and more likely to break) (latest reports from 213,245 patients) has been reported by people with osteopenia, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, pain, multiple sclerosis.
On Jul, 14, 2014: 2,940 people reported to have side effects when taking Implanon. Among them, 5 people (0.17%) have Osteoporosis. They amount to 0.00% of all the 212,781 people who have Osteoporosis on eHealthMe.
Time on Implanon when people have Osteoporosis * :
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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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