Could Mirena cause Abscess - from FDA reports


Summary

Abscess is found among people who take Mirena, especially for people who are female, 20-29 old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Motrin, and have Birth control . We study 93,496 people who have side effects while taking Mirena from FDA and social media. Among them, 29 have Abscess. Find out below who they are, when they have Abscess and more.

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Mirena

Mirena has active ingredients of levonorgestrel. It is often used in birth control. (latest outcomes from Mirena 94,652 users)

Abscess

Abscess (pus) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, crohn's disease, rheumatoid arthritis, osteopenia, high blood pressure (latest reports from 10,549 Abscess patients).

On Dec, 03, 2016

93,496 people reported to have side effects when taking Mirena.
Among them, 29 people (0.03%) have Abscess


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Mirena cause Abscess?

Time on Mirena when people have Abscess *:

  • < 1 month: 13.33 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 13.33 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 13.33 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 20.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 40.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Abscess when taking Mirena *:

  • female: 100 %
  • male: 0.0 %

Age of people who have Abscess when taking Mirena *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 9.09 %
  • 20-29: 45.45 %
  • 30-39: 40.91 %
  • 40-49: 4.55 %
  • 50-59: 0.0 %
  • 60+: 0.0 %

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Motrin (3 people, 10.34%)
  • Toradol (2 people, 6.90%)
  • Lortab (2 people, 6.90%)
  • Synthroid (1 person, 3.45%)
  • Cipro (1 person, 3.45%)

Forecasts by ePatient.care (We will alert you to new symptoms or undetected conditions when you take Mirena, learn more )

Potential co-existing conditions

  • Pain (2 people, 6.90%)

Potential co-existing symptoms

  • Pain (8 people, 27.59%)
  • Uterine Perforation (7 people, 24.14%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (7 people, 24.14%)
  • Depression (7 people, 24.14%)
  • Pregnancy With Contraceptive Device (6 people, 20.69%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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