Review: could Nuvaring cause Varicose vein?
Summary: Varicose vein 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 Multi-vitamin, and have Birth control.
We study 10,179 people who have side effects while taking Nuvaring from FDA and social media. Among them, 125 have Varicose vein. Find out below who they are, when they have Varicose vein and more.
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Nuvaring has active ingredients of ethinyl estradiol; etonogestrel. It is often used in birth control. (latest outcomes from 10,600 Nuvaring users)
Varicose vein (veins that have become enlarged and tortuous) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, osteopenia, birth control, high blood pressure, pain. (latest reports from 2,338 Varicose vein patients)
On Mar, 3, 2015: 10,179 people reported to have side effects when taking Nuvaring. Among them, 125 people (1.23%) have Varicose Vein.
Time on Nuvaring when people have Varicose vein * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Varicose vein||0.94%||34.91%||17.92%||14.15%||27.36%||4.72%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Varicose vein when taking Nuvaring * :
|Varicose vein||0.00%||0.00%||3.39%||45.76%||35.59%||10.17%||5.08%||0.00% |
Severity of Varicose vein when taking Nuvaring ** :
How people recovered from Varicose vein ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Contraception (104 people, 83.20%)
- Menstruation irregular (14 people, 11.20%)
- Deep vein thrombosis (10 people, 8.00%)
- Pain (5 people, 4.00%)
- Hypertension (4 people, 3.20%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Multi-vitamin (11 people, 8.80%)
- Aspirin (11 people, 8.80%)
- Claritin (11 people, 8.80%)
- Chloroquine phosphate (9 people, 7.20%)
- Plavix (9 people, 7.20%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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