Review: could Mirena cause Fibroids (Uterine fibroids)?
Summary: Fibroids is found among people who take Mirena, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Aspirin, and have Birth control.
We study 62,603 people who have side effects while taking Mirena from FDA and social media. Among them, 28 have Fibroids. Find out below who they are, when they have Fibroids 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)
Fibroids (non cancerous tumour of muscle layer) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, multiple sclerosis, breast cancer, birth control, osteoporosis. (latest reports from 1,081 Fibroids patients)
On Mar, 18, 2015: 62,603 people reported to have side effects when taking Mirena. Among them, 28 people (0.04%) have Fibroids.
Time on Mirena when people have Fibroids * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Age of people who have Fibroids when taking Mirena * :
Severity of Fibroids when taking Mirena ** :
How people recovered from Fibroids ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Contraception (6 people, 21.43%)
- Adenomyosis (2 people, 7.14%)
- Menopause (1 people, 3.57%)
- Menorrhagia (1 people, 3.57%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (1 people, 3.57%)
- Cefazolin (1 people, 3.57%)
- Norvasc (1 people, 3.57%)
- Synthroid (1 people, 3.57%)
- Vivelle (1 people, 3.57%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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