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Review: could Yasmin cause Varicose vein?

Summary: Varicose vein is found among people who take Yasmin, especially for people who are 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Aspirin, and have Birth control. We study 38,283 people who have side effects while taking Yasmin from FDA and social media. Among them, 79 have Varicose vein. Find out below who they are, when they have Varicose vein and more.

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Yasmin

Yasmin has active ingredients of drospirenone; ethinyl estradiol. It is often used in birth control. (latest outcomes from 38,752 Yasmin users)

Varicose vein

Varicose vein (veins that have become enlarged and tortuous) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, osteopenia, birth control, high blood pressure, pain. (latest reports from 2,338 Varicose vein patients)

On May, 4, 2015: 38,280 people reported to have side effects when taking Yasmin. Among them, 79 people (0.21%) have Varicose Vein.

Trend of Varicose vein in Yasmin reports

Time on Yasmin when people have Varicose vein * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Varicose vein5.71%25.71%11.43%22.86%22.86%11.43%0.00%

Age of people who have Varicose vein when taking Yasmin * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Varicose vein0.00%0.00%7.83%29.57%26.96%34.78%0.87%0.00%

Severity of Varicose vein when taking Yasmin ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Varicose vein ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Contraception (61 people, 77.22%)
  2. Premenstrual syndrome (29 people, 36.71%)
  3. Pain (26 people, 32.91%)
  4. Menstruation irregular (22 people, 27.85%)
  5. Acne (21 people, 26.58%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (36 people, 45.57%)
  2. Yaz (34 people, 43.04%)
  3. Allegra (24 people, 30.38%)
  4. Wellbutrin (21 people, 26.58%)
  5. Flexeril (19 people, 24.05%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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