Review: could Mirena cause Cervical Cyst?


Cervical cyst is found among people who take Mirena, especially for people who are 30-39 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Cytomel, and have Contraception . We study 94,134 people who have side effects while taking Mirena from FDA and social media. Among them, 23 have Cervical cyst. Find out below who they are, when they have Cervical cyst and more.

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Mirena has active ingredients of levonorgestrel. It is often used in birth control. (latest outcomes from Mirena 94,632 users)

Cervical Cyst

Cervical cyst (mucus-filled cyst on the surface of the cervix) has been reported by people with birth control, rheumatoid arthritis, back pain, multiple sclerosis, breast cancer (latest reports from 198 Cervical cyst patients).

On Oct, 17, 2016

94,134 people reported to have side effects when taking Mirena.
Among them, 23 people (0.02%) have Cervical Cyst

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Mirena cause Cervical cyst?

Time on Mirena when people have Cervical Cyst *:

  • < 1 month: 54.55 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 9.09 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 9.09 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 9.09 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 18.18 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Age of people who have Cervical Cyst when taking Mirena *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 4.76 %
  • 30-39: 57.14 %
  • 40-49: 38.1 %
  • 50-59: 0.0 %
  • 60+: 0.0 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Contraception (17 people, 73.91%)
  • Hypothyroidism (2 people, 8.70%)
  • Uterine Polyp (1 person, 4.35%)
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (1 person, 4.35%)
  • Dysmenorrhoea (1 person, 4.35%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Synthroid (2 people, 8.70%)
  • Cytomel (2 people, 8.70%)
  • Sudafed (1 person, 4.35%)
  • Paxil (1 person, 4.35%)
  • Augmentin (1 person, 4.35%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Vaginal Haemorrhage (8 people, 34.78%)
  • Device Dislocation (6 people, 26.09%)
  • Abdominal Pain (5 people, 21.74%)
  • Procedural Pain (4 people, 17.39%)
  • Ovarian Cyst (4 people, 17.39%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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