Related topic: Mirena, Mood swings
Review: could Mirena cause Mood swings?
Summary: Mood swings could be caused by Mirena, especially for people who are female, 30-39 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take Wellbutrin, and have Contraception.
We study 62,483 people who have side effects while taking Mirena from FDA and social media. Among them, 993 have Mood swings. Find out below who they are, when they have Mood swings and more.
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Mirena (latest outcomes from 62,832 users) has active ingredients of levonorgestrel. It is often used in birth control.
Mood swings (an extreme or rapid change in mood) (latest reports from 119,705 patients) has been reported by people with quit smoking, depression, birth control, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, pain.
On Apr, 10, 2014: 62,587 people reported to have side effects when taking Mirena. Among them, 993 people (1.59%) have Mood Swings. They amount to 0.83% of all the 119,385 people who have Mood Swings on eHealthMe.
Time on Mirena when people have Mood swings * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Mood swings||10.36%||28.60%||19.37%||17.34%||18.47%||5.86%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Mood swings when taking Mirena * :
|Mood swings||0.00%||0.00%||2.43%||38.65%||42.03%||16.35%||0.54%||0.00% |
Severity of Mood swings when taking Mirena ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Mood swings||0.00%||31.25%||56.25%||12.50% |
How people recovered from Mood swings ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Mood swings||0.00%||11.11%||88.89% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Contraception (673 people, 67.77%)
- Menorrhagia (81 people, 8.16%)
- Premenstrual syndrome (16 people, 1.61%)
- Vaginal haemorrhage (10 people, 1.01%)
- Anxiety (9 people, 0.91%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Wellbutrin (12 people, 1.21%)
- Cymbalta (10 people, 1.01%)
- Zoloft (10 people, 1.01%)
- Yasmin (7 people, 0.70%)
- Clonazepam (6 people, 0.60%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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On eHealthMe, Mirena (levonorgestrel) is often used for birth control. Find out below the conditions Mirena is used for, how effective it is, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.
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From this study (5 days ago):
Mirena was placed after giving birth.With-in a yr behavior had gradually changed- to reckless behavior,financial instability, drugs stealing- other illegal activities. At 3 yrs old baby was taken & still unable to manage a normal stable life to this day - marena iud was removed approx 3 wks ago - waiting now to see the out come
From this study (5 days ago):
Mirena was placed after giving birth.With-in a yr behavior had gradually changed- to reckless behavior,financial instability, drugs stealing- other illegalactivities. At 3 yrs old baby was taken & still unable to manage a normal stable life to this day - marena iud was removed approx 3 wks ago - waiting now to see the out come
From this study (11 months ago):
I have been diagnosed with anxiety, emotioally unstable personality, anxiety, depression, migraines, non-epiltpic attacks, sleep seizures, night terrors, and PTSD
Have recently had coil fitted very tired
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