Review: could Mirena cause Insomnia?
Summary: Insomnia is found among people who take Mirena, especially for people who are female, 30-39 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Lovaza, and have Birth control.
We study 62,609 people who have side effects while taking Mirena from FDA and social media. Among them, 249 have Insomnia. Find out below who they are, when they have Insomnia and more.
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Mirena has active ingredients of levonorgestrel. It is often used in birth control. (latest outcomes from 62,963 Mirena users)
Insomnia (sleeplessness) has been reported by people with depression, quit smoking, pain, high blood pressure, stress and anxiety. (latest reports from 144,028 Insomnia patients)
On Mar, 27, 2015: 62,603 people reported to have side effects when taking Mirena. Among them, 250 people (0.40%) have Insomnia.
Time on Mirena when people have Insomnia * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Age of people who have Insomnia when taking Mirena * :
Severity of Insomnia when taking Mirena ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Insomnia ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Contraception (156 people, 62.40%)
- Menorrhagia (32 people, 12.80%)
- Blood triglycerides increased (6 people, 2.40%)
- Dysmenorrhoea (5 people, 2.00%)
- Depression (5 people, 2.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Lovaza (6 people, 2.40%)
- Triamterene and hydrochlorothiazide (6 people, 2.40%)
- Sulfonamides and trimethoprim (6 people, 2.40%)
- Lexapro (3 people, 1.20%)
- Amitriptyline hcl (3 people, 1.20%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
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- A study of side effects of Plan B One-step for a 16-year old girl with Pregnancy On Oral Contraceptive. The patient has Nausea, Bladder Discomfort, Uti - Acute, Breast Tenderness
- A study of drug interactions between Dorzolamide Hydrochloride; Timolol Maleate, Prednisolone, Hydrochlorothiazide, Amlodipine, Valsartan for a 64-year old woman with Glaucoma, Retinal Detachment, High Blood Pressure. The patient has Insomnia
- A study of side effects of Mirena for a 26-year old woman with Birth Control. The patient has Urinary Retention
- A study of side effects of Diamox for a 38-year old woman with Ih. The patient has Intranasal Numbness, Tiredness, Muscle Cramps, Shortness Of Breath, Kidney Palpable, Insomnia
- A study of drug interactions between Melatonin, Magnesium, Vitamin B6, Keppra for a 19-year old boy with Sleep Disorder, Hyperactivity, Seizure - Grand Mal. The patient has Insomnia, Hyperactivity, Erythromelalgia
Recent Mirena related drug comparison:
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