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Review: could Mirena cause Irritability?

Summary: Irritability 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 Levothyroxine sodium, and have Contraception.

We study 62,568 people who have side effects while taking Mirena from FDA and social media. Among them, 281 have Irritability. Find out below who they are, when they have Irritability and more.

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Mirena

Mirena (latest outcomes from 62,918 users) has active ingredients of levonorgestrel. It is often used in birth control.

Trend of mirena reports

Irritability

Irritability (latest reports from 146,955 patients) has been reported by people with depression, quit smoking, pain, stress and anxiety, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder.

Trend of Irritability reports

On Oct, 26, 2014: 62,559 people reported to have side effects when taking Mirena. Among them, 281 people (0.45%) have Irritability.

Trend of Irritability in Mirena reports

Time on Mirena when people have Irritability * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Irritability9.60%28.80%19.20%19.20%17.60%5.60%0.00%

Age of people who have Irritability when taking Mirena * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Irritability0.00%0.00%4.93%34.08%43.95%16.14%0.90%0.00%

Severity of Irritability when taking Mirena ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Irritability16.67%33.33%33.33%16.67%

How people recovered from Irritability ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Irritability0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Contraception (173 people, 61.57%)
  2. Menorrhagia (14 people, 4.98%)
  3. Thyroidectomy (6 people, 2.14%)
  4. Endometriosis (4 people, 1.42%)
  5. Depression (4 people, 1.42%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Levothyroxine sodium (7 people, 2.49%)
  2. Lexapro (4 people, 1.42%)
  3. Seroquel (4 people, 1.42%)
  4. Bepantol (3 people, 1.07%)
  5. Lamictal (3 people, 1.07%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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