Review: could Mirena cause Abdominal bloating?
(By eHealthMe on Feb, 15, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.7/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 62,555 people who take Mirena. Among them, 3 have Abdominal bloating. See who they are, when they have Abdominal bloating and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Mirena (latest outcomes from 62,806 users) has active ingredients of levonorgestrel. It is often used in birth control, endometriosis. Commonly reported side effects of Mirena include device expulsion, vaginal haemorrhage, device dislocation, pregnancy with contraceptive device, abdominal pain aggravated.
Abdominal bloating (feeling of tightness around abdomen) (latest reports from 1,549 patients) has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, gastroesophageal reflux disease, stress and anxiety, high blood cholesterol.
On Feb, 15, 2014: 58,883 people reported to have side effects when taking Mirena. Among them, 3 people (0.01%) have Abdominal Bloating.
Time on Mirena when people have Abdominal bloating * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Abdominal bloating||33.33%||0.00%||0.00%||33.33%||0.00%||33.33%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Abdominal bloating when taking Mirena * :
|Abdominal bloating||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||33.33%||33.33%||0.00%||33.33%||0.00% |
Severity of Abdominal bloating when taking Mirena ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Abdominal bloating||0.00%||66.67%||0.00%||33.33% |
How people recovered from Abdominal bloating ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Abdominal bloating||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Birth control (2 people, 66.67%)
- Stress and anxiety (1 people, 33.33%)
- Pregnancy (1 people, 33.33%)
- Acid reflux (1 people, 33.33%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zoloft (1 people, 33.33%)
- Zantac 150 (1 people, 33.33%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Had Mirena IUD put in and within 1 yr I started having all these problems. Thought it was menopause. Had to quit working due to swollen legs and headaches back pain. My stomach was always bloated and went to doc over and over and had gall bladder checked, kidneys checked. Nothing. Am in menopause for 1 1/2 year and none of the symptoms went away. Thought I was going insane with all the different pain and no answers from the doctors and different tests. Went to chiropractor last week and he told me my IUD had shifted and I should get it removed. I am doing this next week. hopefully these symptoms will go away.
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