Review: could Mirena cause Breast lump?
We study 62,524 people who have side effects while taking Mirena from FDA and social media. Among them, 86 have Breast lump. Find out below who they are, when they have Breast lump and more.
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Mirena (latest outcomes from 62,876 users) has active ingredients of levonorgestrel. It is often used in birth control.
Breast lump (localized swelling that feels different from the surrounding breast tissue) (latest reports from 25,641 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, depression, multiple sclerosis.
On Jul, 13, 2014: 62,517 people reported to have side effects when taking Mirena. Among them, 86 people (0.14%) have Breast Lump. They amount to 0.34% of all the 25,574 people who have Breast Lump on eHealthMe.
Time on Mirena when people have Breast lump * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Breast lump||6.38%||17.02%||14.89%||6.38%||29.79%||25.53%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Breast lump when taking Mirena * :
|Breast lump||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||20.00%||22.67%||53.33%||4.00%||0.00% |
Severity of Breast lump when taking Mirena ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Breast lump||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Breast lump ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Breast lump||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Contraception (52 people, 60.47%)
- Menstrual disorder (6 people, 6.98%)
- Endometriosis (6 people, 6.98%)
- Menorrhagia (5 people, 5.81%)
- Hypothyroidism (2 people, 2.33%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Vitamin tab (2 people, 2.33%)
- Effexor xr (2 people, 2.33%)
- Synthroid (2 people, 2.33%)
- Gestodene and ethinyl estradiol (2 people, 2.33%)
- Estraderm (1 people, 1.16%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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i had the iud placed jan 2007. no monthly periods, started hair growth and weight gain didn't realize it might be the iud.i took it out 2010 march to plan for another baby, hair started to slow down, weight loss actual started to go down lost 50 lbs. with iud can't seem to lose pound. after the baby i put the iud back in jan 2012. hair growth sped back up baby weight wouldn't drop. now i have to shave every day sometimes 2 days. spent a lot of money on hair removals . do the math for laser and electrolysis.
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