Review: could Mirena cause Penis injury?
We study 62,524 people who have side effects while taking Mirena from FDA and social media. Among them, 34 have Penis injury. Find out below who they are, when they have Penis injury and more.
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Mirena (latest outcomes from 62,876 users) has active ingredients of levonorgestrel. It is often used in birth control.
Penis injury (latest reports from 87 patients) has been reported by people with birth control, erection problems, stress and anxiety, sleep disorder, insomnia.
On Jul, 12, 2014: 62,517 people reported to have side effects when taking Mirena. Among them, 34 people (0.05%) have Penis Injury. They amount to 39.08% of all the 87 people who have Penis Injury on eHealthMe.
Time on Mirena when people have Penis injury * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Penis injury||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Penis injury when taking Mirena * :
|Penis injury||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||33.33%||66.67%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Severity of Penis injury when taking Mirena ** :
How people recovered from Penis injury ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Contraception (6 people, 17.65%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :n/a
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
Comments for this study:
KathyS (1 month ago):
The best thing I ever did. I am on my second Mirena. ( 5 years for the first, now on my 3rd year with this one). I have not had a period through entire time using the Mirena and it is wonderful!!!! No side effects what so ever. I am 52 and hope then once I need to replace this one I will be in menopause.
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