Review: could Mirena cause Dermoid Cyst?


Summary

Dermoid cyst is found among people who take Mirena, especially for people who are female, 20-29 old , have been taking the drug for 6 - 12 months, and have Contraception . We study 92,184 people who have side effects while taking Mirena from FDA and social media. Among them, 8 have Dermoid cyst. Find out below who they are, when they have Dermoid cyst and more.

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Mirena

Mirena has active ingredients of levonorgestrel. It is often used in birth control. (latest outcomes from Mirena 92,673 users)

Dermoid Cyst

Dermoid cyst (an abnormal growth (teratoma) containing epidermis, hair follicles, and sebaceous glands) (latest reports from 224 Dermoid cyst patients).

On Sep, 19, 2016

92,184 people reported to have side effects when taking Mirena.
Among them, 8 people (0.01%) have Dermoid Cyst


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Mirena cause Dermoid cyst?

Time on Mirena when people have Dermoid Cyst *:

  • < 1 month: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 33.33 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 66.67 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Dermoid Cyst when taking Mirena *:

  • female: 100 %
  • male: 0.0 %

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

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 66.67 %
  • 30-39: 33.33 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 0.0 %
  • 60+: 0.0 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Contraception (7 people, 87.50%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Ovarian Cyst Ruptured (2 people, 25.00%)
  • Metrorrhagia (2 people, 25.00%)
  • Ectopic Pregnancy With Intrauterine Device (2 people, 25.00%)
  • Muscle Spasms (1 person, 12.50%)
  • Maternal Exposure During Pregnancy (1 person, 12.50%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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