Review: could Yasmin cause Sudden death?
We study 38,256 people who have side effects while taking Yasmin from FDA and social media. Among them, 68 have Sudden death. Find out below who they are, when they have Sudden death and more.
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Yasmin (latest outcomes from 38,723 users) has active ingredients of drospirenone; ethinyl estradiol. It is often used in birth control.
Sudden death (latest reports from 540,624 patients) has been reported by people with primary pulmonary hypertension, multiple myeloma, dialysis, diabetes, osteoporosis.
On Aug, 22, 2014: 38,255 people reported to have side effects when taking Yasmin. Among them, 68 people (0.18%) have Sudden Death. They amount to 0.01% of all the 542,835 people who have Sudden Death on eHealthMe.
Time on Yasmin when people have Sudden death * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Sudden death||0.00%||41.67%||37.50%||4.17%||8.33%||8.33%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Sudden death when taking Yasmin * :
|Sudden death||0.00%||0.00%||14.29%||28.57%||45.71%||8.57%||2.86%||0.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Contraception (4 people, 5.88%)
- Acne (3 people, 4.41%)
- Menstruation irregular (2 people, 2.94%)
- Menstrual periods - heavy, prolonged, or irregular (1 people, 1.47%)
- Uterine leiomyoma (1 people, 1.47%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Yaz (18 people, 26.47%)
- Drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol (8 people, 11.76%)
- Lamotrigine (4 people, 5.88%)
- Symbicort turbohaler (4 people, 5.88%)
- Alesse (4 people, 5.88%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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