Mirena and Fibrocystic breast disease - from FDA reports


Summary

Fibrocystic breast disease is found among people who take Mirena, especially for people who are 30-39 old , have been taking the drug for 6 - 12 months, also take medication Diprosone, and have Birth control . We study 93,496 people who have side effects while taking Mirena from FDA. Among them, 21 have Fibrocystic breast disease. Find out below who they are, when they have Fibrocystic breast disease and more.

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Mirena

Mirena has active ingredients of levonorgestrel. It is often used in birth control. (latest outcomes from Mirena 94,701 users)

Fibrocystic Breast Disease

Fibrocystic breast disease (a condition causing breast pain, cysts, and noncancerous breast lumps, affects many women) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, osteopenia, hormone replacement therapy, birth control, depression (latest reports from 1,655 Fibrocystic breast disease patients).

On Jan, 29, 2017

93,496 people reported to have side effects when taking Mirena.
Among them, 21 people (0.02%) have Fibrocystic Breast Disease


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Mirena cause Fibrocystic breast disease?

Time on Mirena when people have Fibrocystic Breast Disease *:

  • < 1 month: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 60 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 20 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 20 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Age of people who have Fibrocystic Breast Disease when taking Mirena *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 5.56 %
  • 30-39: 61.11 %
  • 40-49: 22.22 %
  • 50-59: 11.11 %
  • 60+: 0.0 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Birth Control (13 people, 61.90%)
  • Uterine Leiomyoma (2 people, 9.52%)
  • Menstruation Irregular (2 people, 9.52%)
  • Pain (1 person, 4.76%)
  • Oral Contraception (1 person, 4.76%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Simponi (1 person, 4.76%)
  • Ondansetron (1 person, 4.76%)
  • Drospirenone And Ethinyl Estradiol (1 person, 4.76%)
  • Dovonex (1 person, 4.76%)
  • Diprosone (1 person, 4.76%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Breast Pain (6 people, 28.57%)
  • Amenorrhoea (5 people, 23.81%)
  • Vaginal Haemorrhage (3 people, 14.29%)
  • Ovarian Cysts (3 people, 14.29%)
  • Hair Loss (3 people, 14.29%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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