Plan b and Ectopic pregnancy - from FDA reports


Summary

Ectopic pregnancy is found among people who take Plan b, especially for people who are 20-29 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Levonorgestrel, and have Multiple myeloma. This review analyzes which people have Ectopic pregnancy with Plan b. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 28,563 people who have side effects when taking Plan b from FDA , and is updated regularly.

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On Oct, 24, 2017

28,563 people reported to have side effects when taking Plan b.
Among them, 63 people (0.22%) have Ectopic pregnancy


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Plan b cause Ectopic pregnancy?

Time on Plan b when people have Ectopic pregnancy *:

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

Age of people who have Ectopic pregnancy when taking Plan b *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 4.35 %
  • 20-29: 56.52 %
  • 30-39: 36.96 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 0.0 %
  • 60+: 2.17 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Weight Loss (1 person, 1.59%)
  • Pregnancy On Oral Contraceptive (1 person, 1.59%)
  • Pregnancy On Contraceptive (1 person, 1.59%)
  • Multiple Myeloma (1 person, 1.59%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Levonorgestrel (2 people, 3.17%)
  • Revlimid (1 person, 1.59%)
  • Phentermine Hydrochloride (1 person, 1.59%)
  • Lasix (1 person, 1.59%)
  • Coumadin (1 person, 1.59%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Vaginal Haemorrhage (18 people, 28.57%)
  • Abdominal Pain (17 people, 26.98%)
  • Drug Ineffective (16 people, 25.40%)
  • Drug Exposure During Pregnancy (15 people, 23.81%)
  • Pelvic Pain (11 people, 17.46%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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