Review: Fibroids in Mirena
This is a review of Fibroids (Uterine fibroids) by studying 58,808 people who take Mirena. We analyze: the time on Mirena when people have Fibroids, age of these people, the severity of Fibroids, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Mirena. The review is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Mirena (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of levonorgestrel. It is often used in birth control, intra-uterine contraceptive device. Commonly reported side effects of Mirena include device expulsion, intra-uterine contraceptive device expelled, vaginal haemorrhage, device dislocation, abdominal pain.
Fibroids (non cancerous tumour of muscle layer) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, breast cancer, multiple sclerosis, birth control, osteoporosis.
On Nov, 11, 2013: 58,798 people reported to have side effects when taking Mirena. Among them, 28 people (0.05%) 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%)
- Contraception nos (3 people, 10.71%)
- Adenomyosis (2 people, 7.14%)
- Intra-uterine contraceptive device (1 people, 3.57%)
- Menopause (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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- By sabs: Hi, i was suggested danocrine 100 mg twice a day due to heavy bleeding, however my periods started on its time during the course of danocrine and its 7th day of my periods and i am still bleeding why
(for a 29 year old woman who has Uterine Fibroids, Menorrhagia, and takes Danazol)
my HB was down to 6.4 grms due to heavy bleeding as i have fibroids, and last year i went through fibroid removal surgery to, after surgery my periods were normal, (cycle of six days) however due to menorrhagia i became anemic, therefore doctor has suggested me to start danocrine 100 mg twice a day ...
(Number of patients like sabs: 37)
- By Lee: I have the mirena now for 2 months, when the mirena was inserted i started having acne after the 1st month and it just gets more., does some one know if the acne would go away and what should i use.
(for a 22 year old woman who has Acne, and takes Mirena)
My face and shoulders started acne and hurts what can i do to treat them, i have the mirena inserted 2 months ago and does it go away in time.
(Number of patients like Lee: 805)
- By Azur276: Mirena and parkinsons
(for a 55 year old woman who has Parkinsonism, and takes Mirena)
Attention : Parkinsons after using Mirena. It seems Parkinsons, but is not. Dońt take drugs, do sport every days and you fell better. I have been diagnosed as Parkinsons, treated for 3 years, stop all drugs since July 2013 and feel better. From France.
(Number of patients like Azur276: 635)
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