Review: could Ortho Evra cause Intermenstrual Bleeding?


Intermenstrual bleeding is found among people who take Ortho Evra, especially for people who are female, 20-29 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Zoloft, and have Contraception . We study 26,910 people who have side effects while taking Ortho evra from FDA and social media. Among them, 5,723 have Intermenstrual bleeding. Find out below who they are, when they have Intermenstrual bleeding and more.

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Ortho Evra

Ortho evra has active ingredients of ethinyl estradiol; norelgestromin. It is often used in birth control. (latest outcomes from Ortho evra 26,978 users)

Intermenstrual Bleeding

Intermenstrual bleeding has been reported by people with nervousness, breathing difficulty, weakness, procedural pain, pneumonia (latest reports from 15,587 Intermenstrual bleeding patients).

On Aug, 20, 2016

26,910 people reported to have side effects when taking Ortho Evra.
Among them, 5,723 people (21.27%) have Intermenstrual Bleeding

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Ortho evra cause Intermenstrual bleeding?

Time on Ortho Evra when people have Intermenstrual Bleeding *:

  • < 1 month: 39.18 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 36.57 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 13.06 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 9.7 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 1.49 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Intermenstrual Bleeding when taking Ortho Evra *:

  • female: 99.89 %
  • male: 0.11 %

Age of people who have Intermenstrual Bleeding when taking Ortho Evra *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.02 %
  • 10-19: 13.1 %
  • 20-29: 50.83 %
  • 30-39: 28.5 %
  • 40-49: 7.07 %
  • 50-59: 0.47 %
  • 60+: 0.0 %

Severity if Intermenstrual Bleeding when taking Ortho Evra **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 0.0 %
  • severe: 100 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

How people recovered from Intermenstrual Bleeding **:

  • while on drug: 0.0 %
  • after off the drug: 0.0 %
  • not yet: 100 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Contraception (3,150 people)
  • Menstruation Irregular (49 people)
  • Menstrual Disorder (38 people)
  • Endometriosis (24 people)
  • Dysmenorrhoea (18 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Zoloft (64 people)
  • Synthroid (60 people)
  • Wellbutrin (52 people)
  • Zyrtec (51 people)
  • Allegra (45 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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