Ortho tri-cyclen and Cardio-respiratory arrest - from FDA reports


Summary

Cardio-respiratory arrest is found among people who take Ortho Tri-Cyclen, especially for people who are female, 20-29 old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 2 years, also take medication Avelox, and have Sinus disorder . We study 4,827 people who have side effects while taking Ortho tri-cyclen from FDA. Among them, 15 have Cardio-respiratory arrest. Find out below who they are, when they have Cardio-respiratory arrest and more.

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Ortho Tri-cyclen

Ortho tri-cyclen has active ingredients of ethinyl estradiol; norgestimate. It is often used in birth control. (latest outcomes from Ortho tri-cyclen 5,620 users)

Cardio-respiratory Arrest

Cardio-respiratory arrest (sudden dysfunction of heart and lungs) has been reported by people with diabetes, high blood pressure, pain, rheumatoid arthritis, atrial fibrillation/flutter (latest reports from 32,103 Cardio-respiratory arrest patients).

On Feb, 10, 2017

4,827 people reported to have side effects when taking Ortho Tri-cyclen.
Among them, 15 people (0.31%) have Cardio-respiratory Arrest


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Ortho tri-cyclen cause Cardio-respiratory arrest?

Time on Ortho Tri-cyclen when people have Cardio-respiratory Arrest *:

  • < 1 month: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 100 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Cardio-respiratory Arrest when taking Ortho Tri-cyclen *:

  • female: 100 %
  • male: 0.0 %

Age of people who have Cardio-respiratory Arrest when taking Ortho Tri-cyclen *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 64.29 %
  • 30-39: 35.71 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 0.0 %
  • 60+: 0.0 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Sinus Disorder (5 people, 33.33%)
  • Sinusitis (3 people, 20.00%)
  • Ventricular Tachycardia (2 people, 13.33%)
  • Depression (2 people, 13.33%)
  • Conjunctivitis (1 person, 6.67%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Avelox (8 people, 53.33%)
  • Zomig (3 people, 20.00%)
  • Rhinocort (3 people, 20.00%)
  • Lexapro (3 people, 20.00%)
  • Advil (3 people, 20.00%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Muscle Function Loss (8 people, 53.33%)
  • Brain Oedema (8 people, 53.33%)
  • Apallic Syndrome (8 people, 53.33%)
  • Anaphylaxis (8 people, 53.33%)
  • Hyperglycemia (7 people, 46.67%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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