Review: could Mirena cause Mood swings?
Summary: Mood swings 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 Wellbutrin, and have Birth control.
We study 62,609 people who have side effects while taking Mirena from FDA and social media. Among them, 995 have Mood swings. Find out below who they are, when they have Mood swings and more.
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Mirena has active ingredients of levonorgestrel. It is often used in birth control. (latest outcomes from 62,960 Mirena users)
Mood swings (an extreme or rapid change in mood) has been reported by people with quit smoking, depression, birth control, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, stress and anxiety. (latest reports from 24,776 Mood swings patients)
On Apr, 12, 2015: 62,603 people reported to have side effects when taking Mirena. Among them, 995 people (1.59%) have Mood Swings.
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||10.31%||28.70%||19.28%||17.26%||18.61%||5.83%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Mood swings when taking Mirena * :
|Mood swings||0.00%||0.00%||2.43%||38.54%||42.18%||16.31%||0.54%||0.00% |
Severity of Mood swings when taking Mirena ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Mood swings||0.00%||33.33%||55.56%||11.11% |
How people recovered from Mood swings ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Mood swings||0.00%||10.00%||90.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Contraception (673 people, 67.64%)
- Menorrhagia (81 people, 8.14%)
- Premenstrual syndrome (16 people, 1.61%)
- Vaginal haemorrhage (10 people, 1.01%)
- Anxiety (9 people, 0.90%)
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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- A study of side effects of Mirena for a 26-year old woman with Birth Control. The patient has Urinary Retention
- A study of drug interactions between Vitamin A, Mirena for a 31-year old woman with Over All Health And M.s., Birth Control, Endometriosis. The patient has Moodiness, Breast Enlargement
- A study of drug interactions between Proair Hfa, Adderall Xr 30, Effexor Xr, Seroquel Xr for a 23-year old woman with Asthma, Adhd, Bipolar, Bipolar Disorder. The patient has Mood Swings
- A study of drug interactions between Mirena, Pantoprazole, Vyvanse, Divalproex, Escitalopram for a 30-year old woman with Birth Control, Ibs, Adhd, Bipolar Disorder, Depression. The patient has Lactation Disorder
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