Review: could Junel 1/20 cause Weight gain?
We study 16 people who have side effects while taking Junel 1/20 from FDA and social media. Among them, 2 have Weight gain. Find out below who they are, when they have Weight gain and more.
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Junel 1/20 (latest outcomes from 32 users) has active ingredients of ethinyl estradiol; norethindrone acetate. It is often used in birth control.
Weight gain (latest reports from 527,626 patients) has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, bipolar disorder, pain, high blood cholesterol.
On Aug, 15, 2014: 16 people reported to have side effects when taking Junel 1/20. Among them, 2 people (12.50%) have Weight Gain. They amount to 0.00% of all the 527,434 people who have Weight Gain on eHealthMe.
Time on Junel 1/20 when people have Weight gain * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Weight gain||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||50.00%||50.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Weight gain when taking Junel 1/20 * :
|Weight gain||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||50.00%||0.00%||50.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Severity of Weight gain when taking Junel 1/20 ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Weight gain||0.00%||50.00%||0.00%||50.00% |
How people recovered from Weight gain ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Bleeding (1 people, 50.00%)
- Depression (1 people, 50.00%)
- Acid reflux (1 people, 50.00%)
- Birth control (1 people, 50.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zoloft (1 people, 50.00%)
- Omeprazole (1 people, 50.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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