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 4,311 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 menopause. (latest outcomes from 4,493 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 Mar, 6, 2015: 4,310 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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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause:
- A study of drug interactions between Norvasc, Progesterone, Synthroid, Triamterene And Hydrochlorothiazide, Vytorin for a 48-year old woman with High Blood Pressure, Menopuasal, Thyroid Disorder, High Choloesterol.
- A study of drug interactions between Progesterone, Lisinopril, Armour Thyroid, Prednisone for a 51-year old woman with Hormone Level Nos Abnormal, High Blood Pressure, Hashimoto's Disease, Polymyalgia Rheumatica. The patient has Neck Pain, Blurred Vision, Knee Pain, Shoulder Pain, Eye Twitch, Neck Stiffness, Cervicogenic Headache, Pain - Muscles
- A study of drug interactions between Magnesium Oxide, Multivitamin, Fish Oil, Progesterone, Estradiol, Sumatriptan, Citalopram Hydrobromide, Levothyroxine Sodium for a 54-year old woman with Nutrition - Inadequate, Perimenopause, Atrophy, Migraine Without Aura, Chronic Depression, Hypothyroidism. The patient has Migraine Without Aura
- A study of side effects of Progesterone for a 1-year old boy with Pregnancy. The patient has Headache - Migraine With Aura (silent migraine)
- A study of side effects of Maca for a 25-year old woman with Cancer Hormonal Therapy. The patient has Menstruation Delayed (late menstruation cycle), Menorrhagia (an abnormally heavy bleeding and prolonged menstrual period at regular intervals)
Recent Progesterone related drug comparison:
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