Endometriosis is found among people who take Mirena, especially for people who are 20-29 old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Lupron Depot, and have Birth control . We study 94,156 people who have side effects while taking Mirena from FDA and social media. Among them, 210 have Endometriosis. Find out below who they are, when they have Endometriosis and more.
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Mirena has active ingredients of levonorgestrel. It is often used in birth control. (latest outcomes from Mirena 94,650 users)
Endometriosis (appearance of endometrial tissue outside the uterus and causing pelvic pain) has been reported by people with endometriosis, multiple sclerosis, birth control, pain, rheumatoid arthritis (latest reports from 11,197 Endometriosis patients).
On Dec, 01, 2016
94,156 people reported to have side effects when taking Mirena.
Among them, 210 people (0.22%) have Endometriosis
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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I was diagnosed with Cervical Dystonia in 2007 - the same year I started using Mirena. Have had two inserts in the last 10 years. Getting ready to have new insert put in. Just curious if anyone thinks by Dystonia could be caused by Mirena.
I have endometriosis and am getting Lupron Depot injections as suprressive therapy. My IBS has now turned into inflammatory bowel disease. I am in constant pain and vomit frequently. My third injection was on 6/20. I had to go to the ER on 6/21 for nonstop vomiting and severe abdominal pain. ...
I have had my mirena inserted now for just over 5 years and after about a year or so I developed a photosensitivity. I have never had a problem in the sun and am attributing it from my mirena. Has anyone else had this problem? I am having it removed on Friday and I am hoping I will be able to ...
I had the Mirena IUD for approx. 5 years. During that time I experienced the following: extreme fatigue, significant weight gain, inability to lose weight despite diet and exercise, hair loss, acne, joint pain, insulin resistance (pre diabetes), foggy thinking, irritability, and swelling in ...
About 5 month after insertion of mirena I started to have blood loss dizziness amnd imbalance. I decide to remove the mirena But after a week I started to feel fullness pressure pain end ringing in the ear. Now I steel have full ess and ringing but the doctors don't know what happen in my ears
I am a female and 37yrs old I recently had a cystectomy to see if it would releive my pan associated with endometriosis and it only lasted 2 months. Now almost 4 months later I still have a lot of pain. My hetias hernia symptoms are getting worse again too! Plus shoulder pain (left) is back ...
My name is Francia and I have been diagnosed with endometriosis five years ago after at least ten years of having symptoms. I had my gallbladder removed due to stones, my appendix had a large endometrial tumor and it was removed too. I also had a total hysterectomy in order to manage the ...
Hi. I was diagnosed april 2016. Im 20 years old. I have a mirena coil now for three years and im not obese so this is the only link to IIH that i have found but there is no doctor that is willing to agree.
I've had Mirena in for a little over 1 year and have noticed significant hyperpigmentation on my cheeks and upper lip. I am concerned this is linked to this birth control and would like to learn of other's experience.
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