Mirena and Headache - from FDA reports
Headache is found among people who take Mirena, especially for people who are female, 20-29 old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Zoloft, and have Birth control. This review analyzes which people have Headache with Mirena. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 93,496 people who have side effects when taking Mirena from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On Mar, 23, 2017
93,496 people reported to have side effects when taking Mirena.
Among them, 2,194 people (2.35%) have Headache
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Mirena when people have Headache *:
- < 1 month: 15.66 %
- 1 - 6 months: 28.26 %
- 6 - 12 months: 17.37 %
- 1 - 2 years: 14.42 %
- 2 - 5 years: 18.5 %
- 5 - 10 years: 5.68 %
- 10+ years: 0.11 %
Gender of people who have Headache when taking Mirena *:
- female: 99.31 %
- male: 0.69 %
Age of people who have Headache when taking Mirena *:
- 0-1: 0.06 %
- 2-9: 0.12 %
- 10-19: 3.54 %
- 20-29: 38.18 %
- 30-39: 34.87 %
- 40-49: 20.71 %
- 50-59: 1.86 %
- 60+: 0.66 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Birth Control (1,212 people, 55.24%)
- Heavy Or Prolong Menstrual Bleeding (133 people, 6.06%)
- Endometriosis (31 people, 1.41%)
- Pain (23 people, 1.05%)
- Depression (20 people, 0.91%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zoloft (25 people, 1.14%)
- Topamax (23 people, 1.05%)
- Ibuprofen (17 people, 0.77%)
- Nuvaring (16 people, 0.73%)
- Yasmin (15 people, 0.68%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Nausea (542 people, 24.70%)
- Dizziness (434 people, 19.78%)
- Abdominal Pain (390 people, 17.78%)
- Fatigue (377 people, 17.18%)
- Weight Increased (357 people, 16.27%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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