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Review: could Ortho evra cause Diarrhoea (Diarrhea)?





Summary: Diarrhoea 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 Zithromax, and have Contraception.

We study 26,821 people who have side effects while taking Ortho evra from FDA and social media. Among them, 230 have Diarrhoea. Find out below who they are, when they have Diarrhoea 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 26,899 users)

Diarrhoea

Diarrhoea has been reported by people with high blood pressure, pain, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis, depression.(latest reports from Diarrhoea 169,442 patients)

On Dec, 3, 2014: 26,821 people reported to have side effects when taking Ortho evra. Among them, 230 people (0.86%) have Diarrhoea.

Trend of Diarrhoea in Ortho evra reports

Time on Ortho evra when people have Diarrhoea * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Diarrhoea61.36%20.45%11.36%6.82%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Age of people who have Diarrhoea when taking Ortho evra * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Diarrhoea0.52%0.52%10.42%52.60%25.52%8.85%1.56%0.00%

Severity of Diarrhoea when taking Ortho evra ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Diarrhoea ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Contraception (114 people, 49.57%)
  2. Prophylaxis (4 people, 1.74%)
  3. Depression (3 people, 1.30%)
  4. Bipolar disorder (3 people, 1.30%)
  5. Irritable bowel syndrome (2 people, 0.87%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Zithromax (8 people, 3.48%)
  2. Nexium (5 people, 2.17%)
  3. Prevacid (5 people, 2.17%)
  4. Ambien (5 people, 2.17%)
  5. Paxil (4 people, 1.74%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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