Review: could Loestrin 24 fe cause Pulmonary embolism?
Summary: Pulmonary embolism is found among people who take Loestrin 24 fe, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Clonazepam, and have Contraception.
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.
You are not alone: join a mobile support group for people who take Loestrin 24 fe and have Pulmonary embolism >>>
Loestrin 24 fe
Loestrin 24 fe has active ingredients of ethinyl estradiol; norethindrone acetate. It is often used in birth control. (latest outcomes from Loestrin 24 fe 1,144 users)
Pulmonary Embolism (blockage of the main artery of the lung) has been reported by people with birth control, pain, high blood pressure, premenstrual syndrome, acne.(latest reports from Pulmonary Embolism 61,146 patients)
On Nov, 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.
How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.
Do you have Pulmonary Embolism while taking Loestrin 24 Fe?
You are not alone! Join a mobile support group:
- support group for people who take Loestrin 24 fe and have Pulmonary Embolism
- support group for people who take Loestrin 24 fe
- support group for people who have Pulmonary Embolism
Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause:
Can you answer these questions (Ask a question):
- Can 200 grams doxycycline cause arrythmia?
(Asked by a 89 year old man who has Pulmonary Embolism, and takes Prilosec, Crestor, Welchol)
Can 200 grams of Doxycycline bring on arrythmia???
- I'm 19 and take mono linyah birth control pill doctors just found 3 blood clots in my right lung on 6-28-14 i was wondering if the birth control caused it?
(Asked by a 20 year old woman who has Pulmonary Embolism, and takes Mono-linyah)
We'll I'm 19 years old and Saturday morning my alarm clock went off at 4 because my boyfriend had to wake up for work we'll as he was getting ready I started having chest pain and I told him. He ended up leaving for work and it got so bad I called his granny and told her I thought I was having a hea ...
- Will coq-10 cancel out microgestin 1/20 mgs
(Asked by a 24 year old woman who takes Microgestin 1/20, CoQ-10)
Can this cancel out birth control? I know some supplements can just want to know before i start taking this.
- Will using garcinia cambogia affect the effectiveness of my microgestin fe?
(Asked by a 31 year old woman who takes Microgestin Fe 1/20, Garcinia Cambogia)
I have been on my birth control-migrogestin fe 1/20 for the past 7 months and was interested in trying out garcinia cambogia. Will it affect the effectiveness of my current birth control? Are there any known side effects of the combination of the two?
- Recuperation time after a breast lumpectomy?
(Asked by a 63 year old woman who has Breast Cancer Stage I, and takes Femhrt)
Because there are two lumps, the doctor plans to locate the sentinel node. My sister will not take chemo -- even if advised to do so. She will, however, submit to radiation -- with seeds implanted for maximum detailed radiation.
More questions for: Loestrin 24 fe, Pulmonary embolism
You may be interested at these reviews (Write a review):
- Eczema and birth control-microgestin
(Posted by a 29 year old woman who has Eczema, and takes Imitrex, Westcort, Kenalog, Garcinia Cambogia, Singulair, Ultracet, Baclofen, Percocet, Naproxen, Topamax, Lamotrigine, Seroquel, Microgestin Fe 1/20)
I started getting eczema over the last year and recently decided it may be from the birth control as well, which I started taking @ 2 months before I got the eczema and skin started breaking out...weight gain, etc. I am on singulair, westcort cream, moisture/kenalog, exederm cream, cerevue wash, cet ...
- Lo loestrin and breast plate pain
(Posted by a 33 year old man who has Severe Acne And Facial Cysts, Mood Swings, Costochondritis, and takes Lo Loestrin Fe)
This has to be the worst birth control I have ever taken. I felt like two different people. I turned into a lunatic when I was in my cycle - which I never knew when I was on my cycle because I bled for two days here, four days there, 5 days another time. I never knew when I was going to bleed. My fa ...
- Mirena /pulmonary embolism
(Posted by a 35 year old woman who has Pulmonary Embolism, and takes Mirena)
Hi , I was on mirena @ six weeks post delivery of my second sons birth in August of 2011. In march of 2013 I felt extremely tired , sluggish , like I was sick . I also was experiencing tachycardia and fever . I went in to docs and he said I had a respiratory infection and sent me home with an inhale ...
- Pulmonary embolism caused by octagam
(Posted by a 62 year old woman who has Pulmonary Embolism, and takes Gamophen)
I was seen in the ED and diagnosed with severe allergic reaction. Three weeks later the true diagnosis, pulmonary emboli, was made. The PE's were cause by an IVIG product Octagam (it isn't listed in the drop down list so I put Gamophen instead) that had been previously recalled for causing pulmona ...
- Effexor xr 150 mg and phentermine 37.5 mg
(Posted by a 22 year old woman who has Generalized Anxiety Disorder, Depression, Weight Control, Menstruation Irregular, Hirsutism, Seasonal Allergy, Seasonal Affective Disorder, and takes Effexor Xr, Phentermine, Spironolactone, Loestrin 24 Fe, Zyrtec)
phentermine has caused significant weight loss. Effexor XR manages my GAD and depression but causes random physiological anxiety attacks, drastic increase in sweating, vivid and nightly nightmares
More reviews for: Loestrin 24 fe, Pulmonary embolism
- A study of side effects of Lo Loestrin Fe for a patient with Help Painful Monthly Cycle. The patient has Insomnia (sleeplessness)
Comments: My obgyn tried this pill to help my cycles. My cycles were painful 3 out of 4 weeks a month. I have had a lot of stress going on in my life so I blew it off as that was why I am crying, can't sleep/well and ready to blow at any time. Now I am wondering if it is the pill.
- A study of side effects of Microgestin Fe 1.5/30 for a patient with Birth Control. The patient has Rapid Heart Beat, Swallowing Difficulty, Rapid Deep Breathing (hyperventilation)
Comments: i have never had this problem before. i smoked marijuana on 2 separate occasions where i got very pale, blue lips, cold sweats, belching, bloated stomach, dizziness, vision gone, and could barely hear. it starts with difficulty swallowing and heavy breathing that leads into the panic. the second tim ...
- A study of drug interactions between Microgestin Fe 1/20, CoQ10, Multivitamin for a patient with Contraception, Health, Vitamin Supplementation. The patient has Focus Problem
Comments: I've always had a hard time on focusing the things I do but was able to manage it until I was diagnosed with ADHD in my last semester of second Bachelor's degree. I've been on Amphatemine Salts, substitute of Adderall, for a year and 3months on and off. I started with 40mg per day and didn't use as ...
- A study of side effects of Loestrin Fe 1/20 for a patient with Birth Control. The patient has Menstruation Irregular
Comments: I have had a miscarriage in April and my DR put me on this to help my period to be regular again but instead my period have been irregular. I have stated taking them in the end of may and now it is the end of July.
- A study of drug interactions between Vitamin B12, Minastrin 24 Fe, Lexapro, Adderall Xr 30 for a patient with Energy Increased, Birth Control, Major Depressive Disorder. The patient has Aura
Comments: In the last 2 years, I have experienced about 5 episodes of visual aura without migraine or headache. The episodes last 20-30 minutes and occur several months apart. I have never experienced visual aura before. It is worth noting that I take a particularly high dose of Adderall XR, 120mg total every ...
More related studies for: Loestrin 24 fe, Pulmonary embolism
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
WARNING: Please DO NOT STOP MEDICATIONS without first consulting a physician since doing so could be hazardous to your health.
DISCLAIMER: All material available on eHealthMe.com is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment provided by a qualified healthcare provider. All information is observation-only, and has not been supported by scientific studies or clinical trials unless otherwise stated. Different individuals may respond to medication in different ways. Every effort has been made to ensure that all information is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. The use of the eHealthMe site and its content is at your own risk.
You may report adverse side effects to the FDA at http://www.fda.gov/medwatch/ or 1-800-FDA-1088 (1-800-332-1088).
If you use this eHealthMe study on publication, please acknowledge it with a citation: study title, URL, accessed date.