Review: could Mirena cause Breast cyst?
We study 62,541 people who have side effects while taking Mirena from FDA and social media. Among them, 33 have Breast cyst. Find out below who they are, when they have Breast cyst and more.
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Mirena (latest outcomes from 62,889 users) has active ingredients of levonorgestrel. It is often used in birth control.
Breast cyst (latest reports from 8,220 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, osteopenia, multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, hormone replacement therapy.
On Aug, 12, 2014: 62,534 people reported to have side effects when taking Mirena. Among them, 33 people (0.05%) have Breast Cyst. They amount to 0.40% of all the 8,213 people who have Breast Cyst on eHealthMe.
Time on Mirena when people have Breast cyst * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Breast cyst||0.00%||4.55%||4.55%||22.73%||27.27%||40.91%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Breast cyst when taking Mirena * :
|Breast cyst||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||22.22%||25.93%||40.74%||11.11%||0.00% |
Severity of Breast cyst when taking Mirena ** :
How people recovered from Breast cyst ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Contraception (17 people, 51.52%)
- Menorrhagia (3 people, 9.09%)
- Hyperthyroidism (1 people, 3.03%)
- Haemorrhage (1 people, 3.03%)
- Uterine leiomyoma (1 people, 3.03%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Magnesium (3 people, 9.09%)
- Calcium (2 people, 6.06%)
- Vit c (2 people, 6.06%)
- Anti psychotic medications (2 people, 6.06%)
- Levothyroxine sodium (1 people, 3.03%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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I've had flank pain on my left side for several months now. Some days its awful some days slim to none. Usually when I take 800 mg of Ibuprofen they pain is tolerable. I went to the doctor for it once and they associated it with being a muscle pain, and gave me a relaxer. That makes me tired and doesn't help. They also gave me an antibiotic because I tested positive for a UTI.
Any ideas? Could the pain be from my Mirena?
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