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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 Contraception.
We study 62,568 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 (latest outcomes from 62,922 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 121,885 patients) has been reported by people with quit smoking, depression, birth control, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, stress and anxiety.
On Nov, 12, 2014: 62,559 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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