Review: could Mirena cause Ovarian Cyst?


Summary

Ovarian cyst is found among people who take Mirena, especially for people who are female, 20-29 old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 2 years, also take medication Flagyl, and have Contraception . We study 92,184 people who have side effects while taking Mirena from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,328 have Ovarian cyst. Find out below who they are, when they have Ovarian cyst and more.

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Mirena

Mirena has active ingredients of levonorgestrel. It is often used in birth control. (latest outcomes from Mirena 92,673 users)

Ovarian Cyst

Ovarian cyst (fluid filled sac of the ovary) has been reported by people with pain, gallstones, abdominal pain, nausea, cholecystitis chronic (latest reports from 9,517 Ovarian cyst patients).

On Sep, 19, 2016

92,184 people reported to have side effects when taking Mirena.
Among them, 1,328 people (1.44%) have Ovarian Cyst


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Mirena cause Ovarian cyst?

Time on Mirena when people have Ovarian Cyst *:

  • < 1 month: 6.92 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 23.73 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 15.25 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 25.14 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 24.01 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 4.94 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Ovarian Cyst when taking Mirena *:

  • female: 99.7 %
  • male: 0.3 %

Age of people who have Ovarian Cyst when taking Mirena *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 4.67 %
  • 20-29: 47.62 %
  • 30-39: 32.38 %
  • 40-49: 14.38 %
  • 50-59: 0.67 %
  • 60+: 0.29 %

Severity if Ovarian Cyst when taking Mirena **:

  • least: 12.5 %
  • moderate: 62.5 %
  • severe: 25.0 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

How people recovered from Ovarian Cyst **:

  • while on drug: 0.0 %
  • after off the drug: 0.0 %
  • not yet: 100 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Contraception (833 people, 62.73%)
  • Menorrhagia (90 people, 6.78%)
  • Pain (15 people, 1.13%)
  • Anxiety (15 people, 1.13%)
  • Endometriosis (14 people, 1.05%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Flagyl (17 people, 1.28%)
  • Ibuprofen. (15 people, 1.13%)
  • Motrin (13 people, 0.98%)
  • Xanax (12 people, 0.90%)
  • Vicodin (12 people, 0.90%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Abdominal Pain (283 people, 21.31%)
  • Pain (266 people, 20.03%)
  • Device Dislocation (216 people, 16.27%)
  • Injury (205 people, 15.44%)
  • Pelvic Pain (201 people, 15.14%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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