Review: could Progesterone cause Menorrhagia (Heavy or prolong menstrual bleeding)?
Summary: Menorrhagia is found among people who take Progesterone, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Estrace, and have Menstruation irregular.
We study 4,314 people who have side effects while taking Progesterone from FDA and social media. Among them, 21 have Menorrhagia. Find out below who they are, when they have Menorrhagia and more.
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Progesterone has active ingredients of progesterone. It is often used in hormone replacement therapy. (latest outcomes from 4,496 Progesterone users)
Menorrhagia (an abnormally heavy bleeding and prolonged menstrual period at regular intervals) has been reported by people with birth control, multiple sclerosis, post coital contraception, rheumatoid arthritis, depression. (latest reports from 13,554 Menorrhagia patients)
On Apr, 18, 2015: 4,314 people reported to have side effects when taking Progesterone. Among them, 21 people (0.49%) have Menorrhagia.
Time on Progesterone when people have Menorrhagia * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Age of people who have Menorrhagia when taking Progesterone * :
Severity of Menorrhagia when taking Progesterone ** :
How people recovered from Menorrhagia ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Menstruation irregular (2 people, 9.52%)
- Contraception (2 people, 9.52%)
- Depression (2 people, 9.52%)
- Anxiety (2 people, 9.52%)
- Major depression (2 people, 9.52%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Estrace (3 people, 14.29%)
- Paxil (3 people, 14.29%)
- Mirena (3 people, 14.29%)
- Sertraline (2 people, 9.52%)
- Acebutolol (2 people, 9.52%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- A study of side effects of Depo-provera for a 33-year old woman with Birth Control. The patient has Pain - Side, Heavy Or Prolong Menstrual Bleeding
- A study of side effects of Wellbutrin for a 28-year old woman with Stress And Anxiety. The patient has Vaginal Pain, Vertigo, Swollen Lymph Nodes, Pelvic Discomfort, Heavy Or Prolong Menstrual Bleeding, Vaginal Discharge, Cervical Dysplasia
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