Review: could Mirena cause Breast lump?
Summary: Breast lump is found among people who take Mirena, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Vitamin tab, and have Birth control.
We study 62,603 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 has active ingredients of levonorgestrel. It is often used in birth control. (latest outcomes from 62,955 Mirena users)
Breast lump (localized swelling that feels different from the surrounding breast tissue) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis, depression, multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure. (latest reports from 3,768 Breast lump patients)
On Mar, 14, 2015: 62,602 people reported to have side effects when taking Mirena. Among them, 86 people (0.14%) have Breast Lump.
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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