Mirena and Fibromyalgia - from FDA reports
Fibromyalgia is found among people who take Mirena, especially for people who are female, 30-39 old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Nexium, and have Heavy or prolong menstrual bleeding. This review analyzes which people have Fibromyalgia with Mirena. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 98,847 people who have side effects when taking Mirena from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Sep, 20, 2017
98,847 people reported to have side effects when taking Mirena.
Among them, 63 people (0.06%) have Fibromyalgia
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Mirena when people have Fibromyalgia *:
- < 1 month: 4.55 %
- 1 - 6 months: 18.18 %
- 6 - 12 months: 27.27 %
- 1 - 2 years: 4.55 %
- 2 - 5 years: 31.82 %
- 5 - 10 years: 13.64 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Fibromyalgia when taking Mirena *:
- female: 100 %
- male: 0.0 %
Age of people who have Fibromyalgia when taking Mirena *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 23.81 %
- 30-39: 45.24 %
- 40-49: 21.43 %
- 50-59: 7.14 %
- 60+: 2.38 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Heavy Or Prolong Menstrual Bleeding (8 people, 12.70%)
- Depression (6 people, 9.52%)
- Psoriatic Arthropathy (4 people, 6.35%)
- Migraine (4 people, 6.35%)
- Muscle Spasms (3 people, 4.76%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Synthroid (7 people, 11.11%)
- Nexium (7 people, 11.11%)
- Enbrel (5 people, 7.94%)
- Dilaudid (5 people, 7.94%)
- Xanax (4 people, 6.35%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Depression (23 people, 36.51%)
- Pain (21 people, 33.33%)
- Stress And Anxiety (19 people, 30.16%)
- Joint Pain (13 people, 20.63%)
- Injury (11 people, 17.46%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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I had the Mirena IUD inserted about 6 weeks ago. About 4 weeks in I wet the bed. I was shocked, but cleaned up & put it out of my mind. About a week later it happened again, now I'm very concerned. I'll be seeing the Dr. soon ! SMH
Is there a specific reason why or how someone would become addicted to cocaine following a diagnosis of fibromyalgia? Especially odd since this abuser recognized a problem with alcohol, joined AA, yet continued with an intense cocaine addiction.
I have just today become suspicious that Benadryl has become a trigger for fibromyalgia. I would like to know if anyone else has this experience. Benadryl is essential for me because so far it is the only thing effective against attacks of extreme depression caused by air pollution. Because ...
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.
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