Implanon and Weight gain - from FDA reports
Weight gain 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 Nexplanon, and have Birth control . We study 8,738 people who have side effects while taking Implanon from FDA. Among them, 629 have Weight gain. Find out below who they are, when they have Weight gain and more.
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Implanon has active ingredients of etonogestrel. It is often used in False. (latest outcomes from Implanon 9,226 users)
Weight gain has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, multiple sclerosis, bipolar disorder (latest reports from 118,274 Weight gain patients).
On Jan, 22, 2017
8,738 people reported to have side effects when taking Implanon.
Among them, 629 people (7.2%) have Weight Gain
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Implanon when people have Weight Gain *:
- < 1 month: 1.84 %
- 1 - 6 months: 11.66 %
- 6 - 12 months: 22.7 %
- 1 - 2 years: 22.09 %
- 2 - 5 years: 40.49 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.61 %
- 10+ years: 0.61 %
Gender of people who have Weight Gain when taking Implanon *:
- female: 99.83 %
- male: 0.17 %
Age of people who have Weight Gain when taking Implanon *:
- 0-1: 0.25 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 21.2 %
- 20-29: 58.6 %
- 30-39: 15.96 %
- 40-49: 3.99 %
- 50-59: 0.0 %
- 60+: 0.0 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Birth Control (463 people, 73.61%)
- Pain (3 people, 0.48%)
- Multiple Sclerosis (3 people, 0.48%)
- Menstrual Cycle Management (3 people, 0.48%)
- Endometriosis (3 people, 0.48%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Nexplanon (11 people, 1.75%)
- Levothyroxine Sodium (7 people, 1.11%)
- Lamictal (7 people, 1.11%)
- Flonase (6 people, 0.95%)
- Albuterol (5 people, 0.79%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Medical Device Complication (183 people, 29.09%)
- Headache (78 people, 12.40%)
- Mood Swings (73 people, 11.61%)
- Device Dislocation (72 people, 11.45%)
- Menstruation Irregular (70 people, 11.13%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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