Review: could Nuvaring cause Suicidal thoughts?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 9, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.3/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 10,052 people who take Nuvaring. Among them, 112 have Suicidal thoughts. See who they are, when they have Suicidal thoughts and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Nuvaring (latest outcomes from 10,549 users) has active ingredients of ethinyl estradiol; etonogestrel. It is often used in birth control, over-the-counter birth control. Commonly reported side effects of Nuvaring include pulmonary embolism, deep venous thrombosis, headache, stress and anxiety, depression.
Suicidal thoughts (latest reports from 264,482 patients) has been reported by people with depression, quit smoking, stress and anxiety, pain, pain relief by acupuncture.
On Mar, 9, 2014: 10,052 people reported to have side effects when taking Nuvaring. Among them, 112 people (1.11%) have Suicidal Thoughts. They amount to 0.04% of all the 263,947 people who have Suicidal Thoughts.
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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