Review: could Yasmin cause Sudden Death?


Sudden death is found among people who take Yasmin, especially for people who are female, 30-39 old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Yaz, and have Contraception . We study 43,827 people who have side effects while taking Yasmin from FDA and social media. Among them, 165 have Sudden death. Find out below who they are, when they have Sudden death and more.

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Yasmin has active ingredients of drospirenone; ethinyl estradiol. It is often used in birth control. (latest outcomes from Yasmin 43,308 users)

Sudden Death

Sudden death has been reported by people with drug withdrawal syndrome, tinnitus, itching, cardiac failure congestive, weakness (latest reports from 219,151 Sudden death patients).

On Aug, 19, 2016

43,827 people reported to have side effects when taking Yasmin.
Among them, 165 people (0.38%) have Sudden Death

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Yasmin cause Sudden death?

Time on Yasmin when people have Sudden Death *:

  • < 1 month: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 19.23 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 19.23 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 14.1 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 35.9 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 10.26 %
  • 10+ years: 1.28 %

Gender of people who have Sudden Death when taking Yasmin *:

  • female: 80.67 %
  • male: 19.33 %

Age of people who have Sudden Death when taking Yasmin *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 10.13 %
  • 20-29: 18.99 %
  • 30-39: 30.38 %
  • 40-49: 8.86 %
  • 50-59: 15.19 %
  • 60+: 16.46 %

Severity if Sudden Death when taking Yasmin **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 0.0 %
  • severe: 0.0 %
  • most severe: 100 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Contraception (36 people)
  • Acne (19 people)
  • Oral Contraception (16 people)
  • Pain (14 people)
  • Premenstrual Syndrome (11 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Yaz (65 people)
  • Ocella (22 people)
  • Ibuprofen (12 people)
  • Drospirenone And Ethinyl Estradiol (12 people)
  • Albuterol (11 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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