Review: could Mirena cause Vision blurred?
We study 62,539 people who have side effects while taking Mirena from FDA and social media. Among them, 206 have Vision blurred. Find out below who they are, when they have Vision blurred and more.
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Mirena (latest outcomes from 62,885 users) has active ingredients of levonorgestrel. It is often used in birth control.
Vision blurred (latest reports from 310,222 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, depression, pain, high blood cholesterol.
On Aug, 12, 2014: 62,534 people reported to have side effects when taking Mirena. Among them, 206 people (0.33%) have Vision Blurred. They amount to 0.07% of all the 310,127 people who have Vision Blurred on eHealthMe.
Time on Mirena when people have Vision blurred * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Vision blurred||12.61%||43.24%||14.41%||4.50%||18.92%||6.31%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Vision blurred when taking Mirena * :
|Vision blurred||0.00%||0.00%||1.67%||31.11%||44.44%||22.78%||0.00%||0.00% |
Severity of Vision blurred when taking Mirena ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Vision blurred||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Vision blurred ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Contraception (122 people, 59.22%)
- Menorrhagia (17 people, 8.25%)
- Sleep disorder (10 people, 4.85%)
- Anaemia (8 people, 3.88%)
- Pain (7 people, 3.40%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Amitril (8 people, 3.88%)
- Mefenamic acid (6 people, 2.91%)
- Neurontin (5 people, 2.43%)
- Rivotril (5 people, 2.43%)
- Centrum performance (5 people, 2.43%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
Comments for this study:
Andrea Markham (3 years ago):
I have had mirena now almpst 8 years and the whole time have had vision issues, depression and loss of sexual drive. I never knew it could effect vision so im off to talk to my doctor as the 3 issues only started afew weeks after getting my first mirena.
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