Review: could Prozac cause Polycystic ovarian syndrome (pcos)?
We study 38,880 people who have side effects while taking Prozac from FDA and social media. Among them, 13 have Polycystic ovarian syndrome (pcos). Find out below who they are, when they have Polycystic ovarian syndrome (pcos) and more.
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Prozac (latest outcomes from 42,162 users) has active ingredients of fluoxetine hydrochloride. It is often used in depression.
Polycystic ovarian syndrome (pcos)
Polycystic ovarian syndrome (pcos) (cysts in the ovaries that occurs when the follicle stops developing) (latest reports from 6,043 patients) has been reported by people with birth control, acne, migraine, depression, epilepsy.
On Aug, 17, 2014: 38,873 people reported to have side effects when taking Prozac. Among them, 13 people (0.03%) have Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (pcos). They amount to 0.22% of all the 6,041 people who have Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (pcos) on eHealthMe.
Time on Prozac when people have Polycystic ovarian syndrome (pcos) * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Polycystic ovarian syndrome (pcos)||57.14%||0.00%||14.29%||14.29%||0.00%||0.00%||14.29% |
Age of people who have Polycystic ovarian syndrome (pcos) when taking Prozac * :
|Polycystic ovarian syndrome (pcos)||0.00%||0.00%||27.27%||18.18%||36.36%||0.00%||18.18%||0.00% |
Severity of Polycystic ovarian syndrome (pcos) when taking Prozac ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Polycystic ovarian syndrome (pcos)||33.33%||0.00%||66.67%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Polycystic ovarian syndrome (pcos) ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Polycystic ovarian syndrome (pcos)||50.00%||0.00%||50.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Anxiety (6 people, 46.15%)
- Depression (6 people, 46.15%)
- Antidepressant therapy (2 people, 15.38%)
- Pain (2 people, 15.38%)
- Bipolar disorder (2 people, 15.38%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zyprexa (5 people, 38.46%)
- Geodon (4 people, 30.77%)
- Zoloft (4 people, 30.77%)
- Effexor (3 people, 23.08%)
- Eucalyptus oil (3 people, 23.08%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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