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 Prilosec, and have Birth control. This review analyzes which people have Insomnia 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, 28, 2017
93,496 people reported to have side effects when taking Mirena.
Among them, 427 people (0.46%) have Insomnia
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Mirena when people have Insomnia *:
- < 1 month: 10.9 %
- 1 - 6 months: 21.33 %
- 6 - 12 months: 19.43 %
- 1 - 2 years: 24.17 %
- 2 - 5 years: 21.33 %
- 5 - 10 years: 2.84 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Insomnia when taking Mirena *:
- female: 99.3 %
- male: 0.7 %
Age of people who have Insomnia when taking Mirena *:
- 0-1: 0.59 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 1.18 %
- 20-29: 34.51 %
- 30-39: 41.59 %
- 40-49: 20.35 %
- 50-59: 0.88 %
- 60+: 0.88 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Birth Control (240 people, 56.21%)
- Heavy Or Prolong Menstrual Bleeding (43 people, 10.07%)
- Pain (8 people, 1.87%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (8 people, 1.87%)
- Depression (7 people, 1.64%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Prilosec (8 people, 1.87%)
- Xanax (7 people, 1.64%)
- Ambien (7 people, 1.64%)
- Zometa (6 people, 1.41%)
- Lovaza (6 people, 1.41%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Stress And Anxiety (160 people, 37.47%)
- Depression (134 people, 31.38%)
- Fatigue (101 people, 23.65%)
- Weight Increased (94 people, 22.01%)
- Mood Swings (84 people, 19.67%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Do you have Insomnia when taking Mirena?
Mirena has active ingredients of levonorgestrel. It is often used in birth control. (latest outcomes from Mirena 98,241 users)
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