Review: could Progesterone cause Menorrhagia?


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 Coumadin, and have Contraception . We study 4,595 people who have side effects while taking Progesterone from FDA and social media. Among them, 24 have Menorrhagia. Find out below who they are, when they have Menorrhagia and more.

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Progesterone

Progesterone has active ingredients of progesterone. It is often used in hormone replacement therapy. (latest outcomes from Progesterone 4,928 users)

Menorrhagia

Menorrhagia (an abnormally heavy bleeding and prolonged menstrual period at regular intervals) has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, device expulsion, abdominal pain, stress and anxiety, deep venous thrombosis (latest reports from 17,216 Menorrhagia patients).

On Aug, 24, 2016

4,595 people reported to have side effects when taking Progesterone.
Among them, 24 people (0.52%) have Menorrhagia


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Progesterone cause Menorrhagia?

Time on Progesterone when people have Menorrhagia *:

  • < 1 month: 75 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 25 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Menorrhagia when taking Progesterone *:

  • female: 100 %
  • male: 0.0 %

Age of people who have Menorrhagia when taking Progesterone *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 25.0 %
  • 40-49: 37.5 %
  • 50-59: 25.0 %
  • 60+: 12.5 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Menorrhagia (3 people)
  • Contraception (3 people)
  • Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease (2 people)
  • Depression (2 people)
  • Anxiety (2 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Paxil (3 people)
  • Neurontin (3 people)
  • Mirena (3 people)
  • Coumadin (3 people)
  • Estrace (2 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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