Review: could Mirena cause Sciatic nerve dysfunction (Sciatica)?
Summary: Sciatic nerve dysfunction is found among people who take Mirena, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years, also take medication Vicodin, and have Contraception.
We study 62,581 people who have side effects while taking Mirena from FDA and social media. Among them, 14 have Sciatic nerve dysfunction. Find out below who they are, when they have Sciatic nerve dysfunction and more.
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Mirena has active ingredients of levonorgestrel. It is often used in birth control. (latest outcomes from Mirena 62,930 users)
Sciatic nerve dysfunction
Sciatic nerve dysfunction (a condition in which the sciatic nerve conducts impulses abnormally) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, osteopenia, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, multiple sclerosis.(latest reports from Sciatic nerve dysfunction 7,068 patients)
On Nov, 26, 2014: 62,568 people reported to have side effects when taking Mirena. Among them, 13 people (0.02%) have Sciatic Nerve Dysfunction.
Time on Mirena when people have Sciatic nerve dysfunction * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Sciatic nerve dysfunction||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||14.29%||14.29%||71.43%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Sciatic nerve dysfunction when taking Mirena * :
|Sciatic nerve dysfunction||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||7.69%||23.08%||69.23%||0.00%||0.00% |
Severity of Sciatic nerve dysfunction when taking Mirena ** :
How people recovered from Sciatic nerve dysfunction ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Contraception (8 people, 61.54%)
- Endometriosis (1 people, 7.69%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Vicodin (1 people, 7.69%)
- Nexium (1 people, 7.69%)
- Celebrex (1 people, 7.69%)
- Ibuprofen (1 people, 7.69%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- Soon as i got the mirena two months later i started getting spots of vitiligo what should i do get the mirena removed and call and lawyer
(Asked by a 24 year old woman who has Vitiligo, and takes Mirena)
I got the Mirena inplanted In My uterus in Dec 2012 and Feb 2013 started to see spotes of Vitiligo I went to the dermatologist and was told that i for sure have Vitiligo.
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(Asked by a 37 year old woman who has Joint Stiffness, Ingrown Toenail, and takes Mirena)
I've had mirena for 3 months and I've already noticed regular joint stiffness even after brief periods of rest. To boot I've gotten several ingrown toenails on each foot which is very unusual because I've not changed anything in my hygiene and I've never had ingrown toenails before mirena. It's quit ...
- What can i do to lessen the diarrhea i get while taking naprosyn?
(Asked by a 60 year old woman who has Diarrhea Associated With Medications, Sciatica, Si Joint Disease, and takes Naprosyn)
I am already using probiotics and trying to eat yogurt once a day. I also make sure to take medication on a full stomach.
- I cannot get a direct answer from any of my drs.,is my sciatic pain caused by my interstitail cystitus?
(Asked by a 36 year old woman who has Prolapse Heart Valve/murmor, Sciatica, Interstitail Cystitus,, and takes Hydroxyzine, Amitriptyline Hydrochloride, Cyclobenzaprine Hydrochloride, Estradiol )
I have had interstitail cystitus for almost four years now.I have been on every kind of drug,other than pain pills.I will not take them,I don't believe in them they only mask the problem and cause addiction.of course,just my belief.I have had d.s.m.o. repetitively for first year and a half twice a w ...
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