Review: could Ortho evra cause Intermenstrual bleeding (Vaginal bleeding between periods)?
Summary: 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 Birth control.
We study 26,822 people who have side effects while taking Ortho evra from FDA and social media. Among them, 5,722 have Intermenstrual bleeding. Find out below who they are, when they have Intermenstrual bleeding and more.
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Ortho evra has active ingredients of ethinyl estradiol; norelgestromin. It is often used in birth control. (latest outcomes from 26,900 Ortho evra users)
Intermenstrual bleeding has been reported by people with birth control, depression, heavy or prolong menstrual bleeding, endometriosis, menstruation irregular. (latest reports from 14,040 Intermenstrual bleeding patients)
On Mar, 2, 2015: 26,822 people reported to have side effects when taking Ortho evra. Among them, 5,722 people (21.33%) 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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