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Review: could Mirena cause Presyncope?

We study 62,541 people who have side effects while taking Mirena from FDA and social media. Among them, 188 have Presyncope. Find out below who they are, when they have Presyncope and more.

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Mirena

Mirena (latest outcomes from 62,889 users) has active ingredients of levonorgestrel. It is often used in birth control.

Presyncope

Presyncope (latest reports from 42,494 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, osteoporosis, birth control, depression, type 2 diabetes.

On Aug, 28, 2014: 62,540 people reported to have side effects when taking Mirena. Among them, 188 people (0.30%) have Presyncope. They amount to 0.44% of all the 42,493 people who have Presyncope on eHealthMe.

Trend of Presyncope in Mirena reports

Time on Mirena when people have Presyncope * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Presyncope67.59%14.81%4.63%9.26%2.78%0.93%0.00%

Age of people who have Presyncope when taking Mirena * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Presyncope0.00%0.00%6.06%26.52%44.70%21.21%1.52%0.00%

Severity of Presyncope when taking Mirena ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Presyncope ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Contraception (136 people, 72.34%)
  2. Menorrhagia (12 people, 6.38%)
  3. Abdominal pain (6 people, 3.19%)
  4. Menometrorrhagia (3 people, 1.60%)
  5. Dysmenorrhoea (2 people, 1.06%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Nova t (5 people, 2.66%)
  2. Effexor (3 people, 1.60%)
  3. Tesco multivitamins (3 people, 1.60%)
  4. Tesco high strenght evening primrose oil (3 people, 1.60%)
  5. Antibiotics (3 people, 1.60%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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