Review: could Ortho evra cause Intermenstrual bleeding?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 11, 2014)
Severity ratings: 3.0/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 26,742 people who take Ortho evra. Among them, 5,722 have Intermenstrual bleeding. See who they are, when they have Intermenstrual bleeding and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Ortho evra (latest outcomes from 26,834 users) has active ingredients of ethinyl estradiol; norelgestromin. It is often used in birth control, over-the-counter birth control. Commonly reported side effects of Ortho evra include vaginal bleeding between periods, application site reaction, nausea aggravated, nausea, pulmonary embolism.
Intermenstrual bleeding (latest reports from 57,217 patients) has been reported by people with birth control, depression, menorrhagia, endometriosis, menstruation irregular.
On Mar, 4, 2014: 26,742 people reported to have side effects when taking Ortho evra. Among them, 5,722 people (21.40%) have Intermenstrual Bleeding.
Time on Ortho evra when people have Intermenstrual bleeding * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Intermenstrual bleeding||39.13%||36.23%||13.04%||10.14%||1.45%||0.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Intermenstrual bleeding when taking Ortho evra * :
|Intermenstrual bleeding||0.00%||0.02%||12.92%||50.71%||28.48%||7.37%||0.50%||0.00% |
Severity of Intermenstrual bleeding when taking Ortho evra ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Intermenstrual bleeding||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Intermenstrual bleeding ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Intermenstrual bleeding||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Contraception (3,356 people, 58.65%)
- Menstruation irregular (51 people, 0.89%)
- Menstrual disorder (42 people, 0.73%)
- Endometriosis (25 people, 0.44%)
- Dysmenorrhoea (22 people, 0.38%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zoloft (68 people, 1.19%)
- Synthroid (63 people, 1.10%)
- Wellbutrin (54 people, 0.94%)
- Zyrtec (53 people, 0.93%)
- Allegra (46 people, 0.80%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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I have PCOS possible Endometriosis, bleeding while on TRANEXAMIC and CONTRACEPTION. ferritin levels increase (minor)
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endometrial thickness decreased considerably, as well as menstrual flow and days of bleeding. In the 7th month since Mirena was inserted, intermenstrual spotting began on day 9 and still lasts. Today is day 17.
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- Irregular bleeding/ spotting
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