Review: could Mirena cause Vaginal Discharge?


Summary

Vaginal discharge is found among people who take Mirena, especially for people who are female, 20-29 old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Ambien, and have Contraception . We study 61,261 people who have side effects while taking Mirena from FDA and social media. Among them, 820 have Vaginal discharge. Find out below who they are, when they have Vaginal discharge and more.

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Mirena

Mirena has active ingredients of levonorgestrel. It is often used in birth control. (latest outcomes from Mirena 61,357 users)

Vaginal Discharge

Vaginal discharge has been reported by people with swallowing difficulty, pain, extrapyramidal disorder, petit mal epilepsy, chest pain (latest reports from 4,616 Vaginal discharge patients).

On Jul, 27, 2016

61,261 people reported to have side effects when taking Mirena.
Among them, 820 people (1.34%) have Vaginal Discharge


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Mirena cause Vaginal discharge?

Time on Mirena when people have Vaginal Discharge *:

  • < 1 month: 17.35 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 29.68 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 21.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 15.07 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 14.61 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 2.28 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Vaginal Discharge when taking Mirena *:

  • female: 99.88 %
  • male: 0.12 %

Age of people who have Vaginal Discharge when taking Mirena *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 6.74 %
  • 20-29: 43.82 %
  • 30-39: 34.08 %
  • 40-49: 14.42 %
  • 50-59: 0.94 %
  • 60+: 0.0 %

Severity if Vaginal Discharge when taking Mirena **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 50 %
  • severe: 50 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

How people recovered from Vaginal Discharge **:

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

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Contraception (468 people)
  • Menorrhagia (33 people)
  • Endometriosis (9 people)
  • Uterine Leiomyoma (8 people)
  • Menstrual Disorder (7 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Ambien (6 people)
  • Valtrex (5 people)
  • Flagyl (5 people)
  • Valium (4 people)
  • Albuterol (4 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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