Mirena and Insomnia - from FDA reports
Insomnia is found among people who take Mirena, especially for people who are female, 30-39 old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 2 years, also take medication Adderall, and have Heavy or prolong menstrual bleeding. This review analyzes which people have Insomnia 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, 474 people (0.48%) have Insomnia
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Mirena when people have Insomnia *:
- < 1 month: 11.84 %
- 1 - 6 months: 21.05 %
- 6 - 12 months: 20.18 %
- 1 - 2 years: 23.25 %
- 2 - 5 years: 20.18 %
- 5 - 10 years: 3.51 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Insomnia when taking Mirena *:
- female: 99.15 %
- male: 0.85 %
Age of people who have Insomnia when taking Mirena *:
- 0-1: 0.54 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 1.08 %
- 20-29: 33.33 %
- 30-39: 42.2 %
- 40-49: 20.16 %
- 50-59: 1.88 %
- 60+: 0.81 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Heavy Or Prolong Menstrual Bleeding (46 people, 9.70%)
- Pain (9 people, 1.90%)
- Narcolepsy (9 people, 1.90%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (8 people, 1.69%)
- Depression (7 people, 1.48%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Adderall (10 people, 2.11%)
- Xyrem (9 people, 1.90%)
- Prilosec (9 people, 1.90%)
- Xanax (8 people, 1.69%)
- Ambien (7 people, 1.48%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Stress And Anxiety (175 people, 36.92%)
- Depression (143 people, 30.17%)
- Fatigue (112 people, 23.63%)
- Weight Increased (99 people, 20.89%)
- Mood Swings (88 people, 18.57%)
* 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
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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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