Review: could Yasmin cause Sudden death?
(By eHealthMe on Feb, 28, 2014)
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We study 38,206 people who take Yasmin. Among them, 66 have Sudden death. See who they are, when they have Sudden death and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Yasmin (latest outcomes from 36,649 users) has active ingredients of drospirenone; ethinyl estradiol. It is often used in birth control, polycystic ovary disease. Commonly reported side effects of Yasmin include pain, pain exacerbated, injury, pulmonary embolism, deep venous thrombosis.
On Feb, 10, 2014: 36,152 people reported to have side effects when taking Yasmin. Among them, 66 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%||36.36%||40.91%||4.55%||9.09%||9.09%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Sudden death when taking Yasmin * :
|Sudden death||0.00%||0.00%||15.15%||24.24%||48.48%||9.09%||3.03%||0.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Contraception (4 people, 6.06%)
- Acne (3 people, 4.55%)
- Menstruation irregular (1 people, 1.52%)
- Menstrual periods - heavy, prolonged, or irregular (1 people, 1.52%)
- Uterine leiomyoma (1 people, 1.52%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Yaz (17 people, 25.76%)
- Drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol (7 people, 10.61%)
- Lamotrigine (4 people, 6.06%)
- Symbicort turbohaler (4 people, 6.06%)
- Alesse (4 people, 6.06%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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