Review: could Mirena cause Loss of sensation, numbness and tingling, paresthesias, sensory loss, tingling and numbness (Numbness and tingling)?
Summary: Loss of sensation, numbness and tingling, paresthesias, sensory loss, tingling and numbness 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 Rocephin, and have Birth control.
We study 62,587 people who have side effects while taking Mirena from FDA and social media. Among them, 19 have Loss of sensation, numbness and tingling, paresthesias, sensory loss, tingling and numbness. Find out below who they are, when they have Loss of sensation, numbness and tingling, paresthesias, sensory loss, tingling and numbness and more.
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Mirena has active ingredients of levonorgestrel. It is often used in birth control. (latest outcomes from 62,945 Mirena users)
Loss of sensation, numbness and tingling, paresthesias, sensory loss, tingling and numbness
Loss of sensation, numbness and tingling, paresthesias, sensory loss, tingling and numbness (unusual prickling sensations) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, pain, multiple sclerosis, high blood cholesterol. (latest reports from 4,944 Loss of sensation, numbness and tingling, paresthesias, sensory loss, tingling and numbness patients)
On Jan, 12, 2015: 62,581 people reported to have side effects when taking Mirena. Among them, 18 people (0.03%) have Loss Of Sensation, Numbness And Tingling, Paresthesias, Sensory Loss, Tingling And Numbness.
Time on Mirena when people have Loss of sensation, numbness and tingling, paresthesias, sensory loss, tingling and numbness * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Loss of sensation, numbness and tingling, paresthesias, sensory loss, tingling and numbness||11.11%||0.00%||22.22%||44.44%||22.22%||0.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Loss of sensation, numbness and tingling, paresthesias, sensory loss, tingling and numbness when taking Mirena * :
|Loss of sensation, numbness and tingling, paresthesias, sensory loss, tingling and numbness||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||18.75%||43.75%||37.50%||0.00%||0.00% |
Severity of Loss of sensation, numbness and tingling, paresthesias, sensory loss, tingling and numbness when taking Mirena ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Loss of sensation, numbness and tingling, paresthesias, sensory loss, tingling and numbness||0.00%||60.00%||40.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Loss of sensation, numbness and tingling, paresthesias, sensory loss, tingling and numbness ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Loss of sensation, numbness and tingling, paresthesias, sensory loss, tingling and numbness||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Contraception (12 people, 66.67%)
- Birth control (2 people, 11.11%)
- Add (1 people, 5.56%)
- Pelvic inflammatory disease (1 people, 5.56%)
- Obsessive-compulsive disorder (1 people, 5.56%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Rocephin (1 people, 5.56%)
- Ritalin (1 people, 5.56%)
- Effexor xr (1 people, 5.56%)
- Geodon (1 people, 5.56%)
- Omeprazole magnesium (1 people, 5.56%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Numbness in ball of foot. Started on one right side and progressed to both. EMG indicated Ideopathic Polyneurothopy. Pre diabetic with A1C of 5.8 - only one reading ever exceeded diabetic criteria at 6.6. Started 6 months ago with slow progression. No pain, minor tingling. Not constant but progresses during day if working and wearing dress shoes(weekends much better). Eases quickly in evening with no shoes and only stocking feet but does no go away. Feeling is not so much numbness as it feels like sand under balls of feet, swelling (no real swelling) or bunched up sock. Again, no pain but very annoying. Dr (Neurologist or Family Dr) do not seem concerned.
- Has anyone had tingling in hands, arms, feet, legs from lisinopril that did not go away when they quit taking it? if you got rid of the tingles, how did you do it? (2 answers)
After 9 months on Atenolol I started getting tingling in my left hand. Also had a pulmonary embolism. A doc switched me to Lisinopril and the tingling moved to my legs, feet, both hands and arms. My calf muscles are very tight and my legs ache. Plus dizziness and other things. After 3 years of going round and round with doctors and no one finding anything wrong with me, I found posts about Lisinopril and tingling and I quit taking it. But the tingling and aches have not gone away. Has anyone else had this problem and does anyone know how to fix it??? I get nowhere going to doctors, they find nothing wrong with me. Thanks
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I know there have been endless reports of symptoms. I will admit, I have a few of the more common ones, such as false pregnancy symptoms, or cysts, but recently, a new symptom has developed.
I've had my IUD for just a little over a year now and a few months ago, I had a horrible paranoia and anxiety attack. Let me give some examples in what I mean.
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I know many people are probably thinking that I'm just having trust issues, I'm really not, let me explain more. He can say the same things one day, and I wouldn't care, and the week (yes, my paranoia seems to last a week or two) I'm anxious, he can say the same thing and I'll panic to the point of passing out. And it's not just him, this goes for my friends, or coworkers. I begin to think that they're all changing when in reality, it's me that's acting different. Again, it's not immature trust issues, I got bad paranoia. I couldn't eat, I couldn't focus. I only focused on the bad and made up thoughts in my head of being left by him or betrayed by my friends, I would get very dizzy and shaky with my muscles aching. My pulse would be calm for a bit and then it would shoot back up as I got panic attacks.
Luckily my S.O is patient with me and helps me through it, but the first time this happened, it scared me beyond belief. After my paranoia stopped, I reflected on that week and thought "My God, did I seriously freak out over that??" it seems to happen a bit before my period or after.
Let me also say that I've been on the pill for years and none of this happened. It all started around a year of having Mirena and I've looked up that paranoia is a VERY possible side effect. I will say it HAS frustrated me because every time it stirs up a paranoia episode, I feel like a child being backed into a corner with my anxiety. Again, I still know and trust my S.O and friends, but the paranoia fogs my mind and hijacks my emotions to where a simple text that usually means nothing to me, makes me panic, "Omg!! omg!! Why are they texting them?! Why did they say that to me?!! It's not normal!!". If my real personality could jump out during the episodes, I would be smacking myself silly.
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I'd like to know if anyone else has had similar paranoia or anxiety attacks when having Mirena.
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