Review: could Yasmin cause Sudden death (Death)?
Summary: Sudden death is found among people who take Yasmin, especially for people who are female, 30-39 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Yaz, and have Birth control.
We study 38,280 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 has active ingredients of drospirenone; ethinyl estradiol. It is often used in birth control. (latest outcomes from 38,749 Yasmin users)
Sudden death (latest reports from 177,491 Sudden death patients)
On Mar, 18, 2015: 38,280 people reported to have side effects when taking Yasmin. Among them, 68 people (0.18%) have Sudden Death.
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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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause:
- A study of side effects of Yaz for a 27-year old woman with Ovarian Cyst. The patient has Bruise (an injury appearing as an area of discoloured skin on the body)
- A study of drug interactions between Advil, Ambien, Ponstel, Yasmin, Clonazepam, Adderall for a 28-year old woman with Inflammation, Insomnia, Menstrual Cramp Relief, Birth Control, Generalised Anxiety Disorder, Add. The patient has Fatigue, Onycholysis
- A study of drug interactions between Alcohol, Gemfibrozil, Omeprazole, Bupropion Hydrochloride for a 53-year old man with None, Blood Triglycerides, Acid Reflux, Major Depression. The patient has Death
- A study of side effects of Zofran for a 28-year old woman with Nausea. The patient has Postpartum Haemorrhage (bleeding in woman after she has given birth), Peripartum Cardiomyopathy (deterioration in cardiac function presenting typically between the last month of pregnancy and up to five months postpartum), Death Of Parent, Placental Abruption (placenta separates from the wall of the uterus prior to the birth of the baby)
- A study of drug interactions between Lexapro, Yaz, Zyrtec for a 21-year old woman with Depression, Birth Control, Dermographism. The patient has Hives
Recent Yasmin related drug comparison:
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
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