A study for a 18 year old girl who takes Plan B - from FDA reports


23,730 females aged 18 (±5) who take the same drug are studied. This is a personalized study for a 18 year old female patient who has Hematuria. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA.

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On Jul, 21, 2018

23,730 females aged 18 (±5) who take Plan B are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Plan B for a 18-year old girl.

Information of the patient in this study:

  • Age: 18
  • Gender: female
  • Conditions: Hematuria
  • Drugs taken:
    • Plan B (levonorgestrel)

eHealthMe real world results:

Most common side effects over time

< 1 month:
  1. Menstruation irregular
  2. Device expulsion
  3. Abdominal pain
  4. Breast pain
  5. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
  6. Vaginal discharge
  7. Abdominal pain lower
  8. Procedural pain
  9. Back pain
  10. Vaginal bleeding between periods
1 - 6 months:
  1. Device expulsion
  2. Device dislocation
  3. Uterine perforation (accidental puncture of the uterus)
  4. Abdominal pain lower
  5. Genital haemorrhage (bleeding from genital)
  6. Pain
  7. Abdominal pain
  8. Injury
  9. Pelvic pain
  10. Vaginal bleeding
6 - 12 months:
  1. Device expulsion
  2. Injury
  3. Uterine perforation (accidental puncture of the uterus)
  4. Device dislocation
  5. Pain
  6. Abdominal pain
  7. Pregnancy with contraceptive device
  8. Emotional distress
  9. Genital haemorrhage (bleeding from genital)
  10. Pelvic pain
1 - 2 years:
  1. Injury
  2. Uterine perforation (accidental puncture of the uterus)
  3. Pain
  4. Emotional distress
  5. Device dislocation
  6. Device expulsion
  7. Abdominal pain
  8. Pelvic pain
  9. Stress and anxiety
  10. Pregnancy with contraceptive device
2 - 5 years:
  1. Injury
  2. Uterine perforation (accidental puncture of the uterus)
  3. Pain
  4. Emotional distress
  5. Device dislocation
  6. Abdominal pain
  7. Stress and anxiety
  8. Pregnancy with contraceptive device
  9. Depression
  10. Drug ineffective
5 - 10 years:
  1. Injury
  2. Uterine perforation (accidental puncture of the uterus)
  3. Stress and anxiety
  4. Abdominal pain
  5. Depression
  6. Pregnancy with contraceptive device
  7. Device dislocation
  8. Pain
  9. Drug ineffective
  10. Emotional distress
10+ years:
  1. Pain
  2. Pregnancy with contraceptive device
  3. Device dislocation
  4. Stress and anxiety
  5. Injury
  6. Panic reaction
  7. Drug ineffective
  8. Migraine (headache)
  9. Abdominal pain
  10. Procedural pain
not specified:
  1. Device expulsion
  2. Device dislocation
  3. Vaginal bleeding
  4. Menometrorrhagia (a condition in which prolonged or excessive uterine bleeding occurs irregularly and more frequently than normal)
  5. Weight increased
  6. Abdominal pain
  7. Abdominal pain lower
  8. Pregnancy with contraceptive device
  9. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
  10. Amenorrhea (absence of a menstrual period in a woman of reproductive age)

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Heavy Or Prolong Menstrual Bleeding : 510 people, 2.15%
  2. Depression : 188 people, 0.79%
  3. Stress And Anxiety : 180 people, 0.76%
  4. Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder : 136 people, 0.57%
  5. Asthma : 131 people, 0.55%
  6. Acne (skin problems that cause pimples): 112 people, 0.47%
  7. Pain : 100 people, 0.42%
  8. Hypersensitivity : 59 people, 0.25%
  9. Migraine (headache): 53 people, 0.22%
  10. Hypothyroidism (abnormally low activity of the thyroid gland, resulting in retardation of growth and mental development): 52 people, 0.22%

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Zoloft (120 people, 0.51%)
  2. Ibuprofen (104 people, 0.44%)
  3. Albuterol (78 people, 0.33%)
  4. Motrin (73 people, 0.31%)
  5. Depo-Provera (72 people, 0.30%)
  6. Adderall (70 people, 0.29%)
  7. Yaz (69 people, 0.29%)
  8. Flagyl (69 people, 0.29%)
  9. Prozac (68 people, 0.29%)
  10. Xanax (67 people, 0.28%)

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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