Review: could Nuvaring cause Suicidal thoughts?
We study 10,157 people who have side effects while taking Nuvaring from FDA and social media. Among them, 112 have Suicidal thoughts. Find out below who they are, when they have Suicidal thoughts and more.
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Nuvaring (latest outcomes from 10,575 users) has active ingredients of ethinyl estradiol; etonogestrel. It is often used in birth control.
Suicidal thoughts (latest reports from 270,102 patients) has been reported by people with depression, quit smoking, stress and anxiety, pain, acne.
On Jul, 18, 2014: 10,157 people reported to have side effects when taking Nuvaring. Among them, 112 people (1.10%) have Suicidal Thoughts. They amount to 0.04% of all the 270,100 people who have Suicidal Thoughts on eHealthMe.
Time on Nuvaring when people have Suicidal thoughts * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Suicidal thoughts||13.79%||29.89%||9.20%||20.69%||25.29%||1.15%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Suicidal thoughts when taking Nuvaring * :
|Suicidal thoughts||0.00%||0.00%||3.26%||56.52%||27.17%||13.04%||0.00%||0.00% |
Severity of Suicidal thoughts when taking Nuvaring ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Suicidal thoughts||0.00%||66.67%||33.33%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Suicidal thoughts ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Suicidal thoughts||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Contraception (60 people, 53.57%)
- Headache (10 people, 8.93%)
- Depression (6 people, 5.36%)
- Dysmenorrhoea (5 people, 4.46%)
- Menorrhagia (4 people, 3.57%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Ibuprofen (10 people, 8.93%)
- Albuterol (9 people, 8.04%)
- Lexapro (9 people, 8.04%)
- Lortab (8 people, 7.14%)
- Acetaminophen (8 people, 7.14%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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