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Review: could Loestrin 24 fe cause Pulmonary embolism?
We study 582 people who have side effects while taking Loestrin 24 fe from FDA and social media. Among them, 41 have Pulmonary embolism. Find out below who they are, when they have Pulmonary embolism and more.
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Loestrin 24 fe
Loestrin 24 fe (latest outcomes from 1,144 users) has active ingredients of ethinyl estradiol; norethindrone acetate. It is often used in birth control.
Pulmonary embolism (blockage of the main artery of the lung) (latest reports from 340,608 patients) has been reported by people with birth control, pain, high blood pressure, premenstrual syndrome, acne.
On Oct, 29, 2014: 582 people reported to have side effects when taking Loestrin 24 fe. Among them, 41 people (7.04%) have Pulmonary Embolism.
Time on Loestrin 24 fe when people have Pulmonary embolism * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Pulmonary embolism||7.41%||77.78%||7.41%||3.70%||3.70%||0.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Pulmonary embolism when taking Loestrin 24 fe * :
|Pulmonary embolism||0.00%||0.00%||19.05%||16.67%||26.19%||33.33%||4.76%||0.00% |
Severity of Pulmonary embolism when taking Loestrin 24 fe ** :
How people recovered from Pulmonary embolism ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Contraception (12 people, 29.27%)
- Menstruation irregular (3 people, 7.32%)
- Dysfunctional uterine bleeding (2 people, 4.88%)
- Menorrhagia (2 people, 4.88%)
- Hypothyroidism (2 people, 4.88%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Clonazepam (3 people, 7.32%)
- Yasmin (3 people, 7.32%)
- Levoxyl (2 people, 4.88%)
- Singulair (2 people, 4.88%)
- Drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol (2 people, 4.88%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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