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Review: could Ortho tri-cyclen cause Emotional disorder?

Summary: Emotional disorder is found among people who take Ortho tri-cyclen, especially for people who are 10-19 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Accutane, and have Acne. We study 4,926 people who have side effects while taking Ortho tri-cyclen from FDA and social media. Among them, 44 have Emotional disorder. Find out below who they are, when they have Emotional disorder 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 5,387 Ortho tri-cyclen users)

Emotional disorder

Emotional disorder has been reported by people with depression, quit smoking, birth control, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis. (latest reports from 9,738 Emotional disorder patients)

On May, 13, 2015: 4,926 people reported to have side effects when taking Ortho tri-cyclen. Among them, 44 people (0.89%) have Emotional Disorder.

Trend of Emotional disorder in Ortho tri-cyclen reports

Time on Ortho tri-cyclen when people have Emotional disorder * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Emotional disorder0.00%66.67%0.00%0.00%33.33%0.00%0.00%

Age of people who have Emotional disorder when taking Ortho tri-cyclen * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Emotional disorder0.00%0.00%63.16%10.53%23.68%0.00%2.63%0.00%

Severity of Emotional disorder when taking Ortho tri-cyclen ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Emotional disorder ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Acne (23 people, 52.27%)
  2. Contraception (7 people, 15.91%)
  3. Pain (5 people, 11.36%)
  4. Convulsion (4 people, 9.09%)
  5. Asthma (4 people, 9.09%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Accutane (28 people, 63.64%)
  2. Albuterol (9 people, 20.45%)
  3. Ortho tri-cyclen lo (8 people, 18.18%)
  4. Wellbutrin (5 people, 11.36%)
  5. Lamictal (4 people, 9.09%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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  • From this study (2 months ago):

  • I've previously been on both Adderall and Phentermine, at different times. I experienced very drastic and noticeable effectiveness. The phentermine helped with weight loss significantly and the Adderall greatly increased my energy levels, self-confidence, elevated mood, and higher concentration and brain activity. I was not on any other medications at the time, though I did need to take melatonin occasionally to help me sleep. Now, I had not been on Adderall or phentermine for about a year, but I was put on Adderall again several months ago. This was about a month after my brother died, so obviously I was experiencing (and still am) grief and depression. I was put on 40mg (twice as much as I used to be on) of Adderall in addition to seroquel XR and Lamictal. I felt like a slug all the time, I felt physically hungrier, and lethargic and apathetic. The adderall did nothing to help these symptoms. I am now on 60mg of Adderall and 37.5mg of Phentermine for weight loss and neither have shown any affectiveness, mentally or physically. My appetite is just as bad, and my brain isn't functioning fast at all. None of the affects of adderall I used to experiences, like increased energy levels, elevated mood, decreased appetite, increased brain activity, and increased self-confidence are present now, and I'm on more adderall than I was on before AND phentermine at the same time!! What's going on?? Both my ADD and weight gain are causing me to become increasingly self-conscious and depressed. Also, it doesn't help that my ridiculous amount of mood stabilizers make me apathetic and detached. I'm under 18 so I'm required to take the medications prescribed to me, but I don't know what to do or why the stimulants aren't effective anymore. HELP!!

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    mel on Mar, 27, 2015:

    Maybe the mixture of the two medications are like ruling each other out..because adderal should help with weight..I on the other hand take adderal an methadone which methadone increases weight gain..I was 120-125 then jumped to 160 in a few months now down to about 140-145..still not where I want an need to be..

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    nobpdy important on Dec, 19, 2014:

    Just saying but u must have been taking vyvanse instead of adderall because the highest mg of adderall is 30mg. If u were taking 40mg and 60mg u must have been taking vyvanse which goes all the way up to 100mg

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