Review: could Loestrin 24 fe cause Pulmonary embolism?
This is a review of Pulmonary embolism by studying 524 people who take Loestrin 24 fe. We analyze: the time on Loestrin 24 fe when people have Pulmonary embolism, age of these people, the severity of Pulmonary embolism, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Loestrin 24 fe. The review is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Loestrin 24 fe
Loestrin 24 fe (latest outcomes from 1,124 users) has active ingredients of ethinyl estradiol; norethindrone acetate. It is often used in birth control, over-the-counter birth control. Commonly reported side effects of Loestrin 24 fe include nausea, nausea aggravated, vaginal bleeding between periods, pulmonary embolism, depression aggravated.
Pulmonary embolism (blockage of the main artery of the lung) (latest reports from 321,827 patients) has been reported by people with birth control, pain, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, premenstrual syndrome.
On Mar, 4, 2014: 508 people reported to have side effects when taking Loestrin 24 fe. Among them, 41 people (8.07%) 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%)
- Acne (2 people, 4.88%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Clonazepam (3 people, 7.32%)
- Yasmin (3 people, 7.32%)
- Drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol (2 people, 4.88%)
- Singulair (2 people, 4.88%)
- Levoxyl (2 people, 4.88%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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