Mirena and Underactive thyroid - from FDA reports
Underactive thyroid is found among people who take Mirena, especially for people who are female, 20-29 old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Synthroid, and have Birth control. This review analyzes which people have Underactive thyroid with Mirena. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 97,009 people who have side effects when taking Mirena from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On May, 01, 2017
97,009 people reported to have side effects when taking Mirena.
Among them, 56 people (0.06%) have Underactive Thyroid
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Mirena when people have Underactive Thyroid *:
- < 1 month: 9.09 %
- 1 - 6 months: 9.09 %
- 6 - 12 months: 13.64 %
- 1 - 2 years: 18.18 %
- 2 - 5 years: 40.91 %
- 5 - 10 years: 9.09 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Underactive Thyroid when taking Mirena *:
- female: 100 %
- male: 0.0 %
Age of people who have Underactive Thyroid when taking Mirena *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 2.56 %
- 20-29: 46.15 %
- 30-39: 35.9 %
- 40-49: 10.26 %
- 50-59: 2.56 %
- 60+: 2.56 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Birth Control (34 people, 60.71%)
- Migraine (4 people, 7.14%)
- Multiple Sclerosis (2 people, 3.57%)
- Metastases To Bone (2 people, 3.57%)
- Heavy Or Prolong Menstrual Bleeding (2 people, 3.57%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Synthroid (6 people, 10.71%)
- Tylenol (4 people, 7.14%)
- Nexium (4 people, 7.14%)
- Lisinopril (3 people, 5.36%)
- Fosamax (3 people, 5.36%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Fatigue (17 people, 30.36%)
- Weight Increased (14 people, 25.00%)
- Stress And Anxiety (14 people, 25.00%)
- Nausea (10 people, 17.86%)
- Dizziness (10 people, 17.86%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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