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Review: could Mirena cause Genital herpes?
Summary: Genital herpes is found among people who take Mirena, especially for people who are female, 20-29 old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors, and have Contraception.
We study 62,568 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 (latest outcomes from 62,918 users) has active ingredients of levonorgestrel. It is often used in birth control.
Genital herpes (herpes infection of genital) (latest reports from 6,442 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, multiple sclerosis, birth control, rheumatoid arthritis, osteopenia.
On Nov, 12, 2014: 62,559 people reported to have side effects when taking Mirena. Among them, 16 people (0.03%) have Genital Herpes.
Time on Mirena when people have Genital herpes * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Genital herpes||25.00%||25.00%||0.00%||0.00%||50.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Genital herpes when taking Mirena * :
|Genital herpes||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||58.33%||0.00%||33.33%||8.33%||0.00% |
Severity of Genital herpes when taking Mirena ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Genital herpes||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Genital herpes ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Genital herpes||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Contraception (5 people, 31.25%)
- Depression (4 people, 25.00%)
- Birth control (1 people, 6.25%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- 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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