Mirena and Mood swings - from FDA reports
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 Heavy or prolong menstrual bleeding. This review analyzes which people have Mood swings with Mirena. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 98,847 people who have side effects when taking Mirena from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Sep, 22, 2017
98,847 people reported to have side effects when taking Mirena.
Among them, 1,518 people (1.54%) have Mood swings
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Mirena when people have Mood swings *:
- < 1 month: 8.71 %
- 1 - 6 months: 26.85 %
- 6 - 12 months: 19.16 %
- 1 - 2 years: 19.45 %
- 2 - 5 years: 21.48 %
- 5 - 10 years: 4.21 %
- 10+ years: 0.15 %
Gender of people who have Mood swings when taking Mirena *:
- female: 99.6 %
- male: 0.4 %
Age of people who have Mood swings when taking Mirena *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.09 %
- 10-19: 2.94 %
- 20-29: 39.47 %
- 30-39: 41.86 %
- 40-49: 13.62 %
- 50-59: 1.38 %
- 60+: 0.64 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Heavy Or Prolong Menstrual Bleeding (112 people, 7.38%)
- Stress And Anxiety (14 people, 0.92%)
- Premenstrual Syndrome (13 people, 0.86%)
- Depression (12 people, 0.79%)
- Dysmenorrhea (10 people, 0.66%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Wellbutrin (17 people, 1.12%)
- Zoloft (13 people, 0.86%)
- Cymbalta (13 people, 0.86%)
- Tylenol (9 people, 0.59%)
- Prozac (9 people, 0.59%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Weight Increased (461 people, 30.37%)
- Depression (455 people, 29.97%)
- Headache (337 people, 22.20%)
- Stress And Anxiety (334 people, 22.00%)
- Fatigue (333 people, 21.94%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Questions to the study
Honestly I will never take this pill ever again. I wish I could say I only felt drowsy . At first I did and then I started getting these really sad and depressive thoughts and I know it's the pill because I had a great day. I start crying for no reason . My boyfriend asked me what was wrong and ...
I had the Mirena IUD inserted about 6 weeks ago. About 4 weeks in I wet the bed. I was shocked, but cleaned up & put it out of my mind. About a week later it happened again, now I'm very concerned. I'll be seeing the Dr. soon ! SMH
I was diagnosed with Cervical Dystonia in 2007 - the same year I started using Mirena. Have had two inserts in the last 10 years. Getting ready to have new insert put in. Just curious if anyone thinks by Dystonia could be caused by Mirena.
User reviews to the study
I am on mirena as have started getting dark patches on my cheeks. I want my IUD removed because of this but want to know if there is any chance at all that my skin will improve when I have it removed. Please someone give me something to grasp on to as it is really bothering me. My dark patches ...
I had the marina coil removed 14months ago after having in and renewed over 16yrs..my periods have not returned I have been trying for a baby the past 14 months. I've been told my fsh is high. And they believe I've been through my menopause and now want me to take hrt. I am not willing to five ...
I had Mirena coil inserted for endometrial hyperplasia six months ago. I have been havingnight sweats, resulting in insomnia. Today I have felt strange in my vaginal region and think I could have a vaginal prolapse or the coil has slipped-can this happen? Do I contact GP?