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Review: could Mirena cause Genital herpes?

We study 62,541 people who have side effects while taking Mirena from FDA and social media. Among them, 16 have Genital herpes. Find out below who they are, when they have Genital herpes and more.

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Mirena

Mirena (latest outcomes from 62,895 users) has active ingredients of levonorgestrel. It is often used in birth control.

Genital herpes

Genital herpes (herpes infection of genital) (latest reports from 6,424 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, multiple sclerosis, birth control, rheumatoid arthritis, osteopenia.

On Sep, 12, 2014: 62,541 people reported to have side effects when taking Mirena. Among them, 16 people (0.03%) have Genital Herpes.

Trend of Genital herpes in Mirena reports

Time on Mirena when people have Genital herpes * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Genital herpes25.00%25.00%0.00%0.00%50.00%0.00%0.00%

Age of people who have Genital herpes when taking Mirena * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Genital herpes0.00%0.00%0.00%58.33%0.00%33.33%8.33%0.00%

Severity of Genital herpes when taking Mirena ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Genital herpes0.00%0.00%100.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Genital herpes ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Genital herpes0.00%100.00%0.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Contraception (5 people, 31.25%)
  2. Depression (4 people, 25.00%)
  3. Birth control (1 people, 6.25%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (4 people, 25.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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