Review: could Nuvaring cause Partial seizures?
Summary: Partial seizures is found among people who take Nuvaring, especially for people who are female, 20-29 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Fioricet, and have Birth control.
We study 10,182 people who have side effects while taking Nuvaring from FDA and social media. Among them, 22 have Partial seizures. Find out below who they are, when they have Partial seizures and more.
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Nuvaring has active ingredients of ethinyl estradiol; etonogestrel. It is often used in birth control. (latest outcomes from 10,603 Nuvaring users)
Partial seizures (seizures which affect only a part of the brain at onset) has been reported by people with epilepsy, multiple sclerosis, convulsion, depression, high blood pressure. (latest reports from 3,472 Partial seizures patients)
On Mar, 4, 2015: 10,182 people reported to have side effects when taking Nuvaring. Among them, 22 people (0.22%) have Partial Seizures.
Time on Nuvaring when people have Partial seizures * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Partial seizures||23.81%||42.86%||9.52%||23.81%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Partial seizures when taking Nuvaring * :
|Partial seizures||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||77.78%||22.22%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Severity of Partial seizures when taking Nuvaring ** :
How people recovered from Partial seizures ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Contraception (15 people, 68.18%)
- Dysmenorrhoea (2 people, 9.09%)
- Bipolar disorder (2 people, 9.09%)
- Polycystic ovaries (2 people, 9.09%)
- Muscle spasms (2 people, 9.09%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Fioricet (7 people, 31.82%)
- Ventolin (7 people, 31.82%)
- Valtrex (7 people, 31.82%)
- Tramadol hydrochloride and acetaminophen (5 people, 22.73%)
- Metformin (3 people, 13.64%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause:
- A study of drug interactions between Multivitamin, Nuvaring, Nortriptyline Hydrochloride, Lamictal for a 24-year old woman with Vitamin D, Birth Control, Functional Dyspepsia, Mood Disorder. The patient has Ear Pain, Pressure Sore, Early Morning Joint Stiffness, Muscle Pain, Headache, Lightheadedness, Fatigue, Pressure Sore, Spaced Out
- A study of drug interactions between Ambien, Adderall, Viibryd, Nuvaring, Gabapentin, Protonix for a 31-year old woman with Insomnia, Attention Span, Depression, Birth Control, Restless Leg Syndrome, Gerd. The patient has Nausea, Abdominal Pain Upper
- A study of side effects of Nuvaring for a 21-year old woman with Contraception. The patient has Panic Attacks
- A study of side effects of Nuvaring for a 21-year old woman with Birth Control. The patient has Dyspareunia (painful sexual intercourse)
- A study of side effects of Nuvaring for a 22-year old woman with Head And Neck Cancer. The patient has Liver Cancer (liver cancer)
Recent Nuvaring related drug comparison:
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