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.

How to use this study: bring a copy to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

Who is eHealthMe: we are a data analysis company who specializes in health care industry. Our original studies have been referenced on 500+ peer-reviewed medical publications, including The Lancet, Mayo Clinic Proceedings, and EANO. On eHealthMe, you can research drugs and monitor them (see testimonials).



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)
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 - 12 months:
  1. Device expulsion
  2. Injury
  3. Uterine perforation (accidental puncture of the uterus)
  4. Device dislocation
  5. Pain
1 - 2 years:
  1. Injury
  2. Uterine perforation (accidental puncture of the uterus)
  3. Pain
  4. Emotional distress
  5. Device dislocation
2 - 5 years:
  1. Injury
  2. Uterine perforation (accidental puncture of the uterus)
  3. Pain
  4. Emotional distress
  5. Device dislocation
5 - 10 years:
  1. Injury
  2. Uterine perforation (accidental puncture of the uterus)
  3. Stress and anxiety
  4. Abdominal pain
  5. Depression
10+ years:
  1. Pain
  2. Pregnancy with contraceptive device
  3. Device dislocation
  4. Stress and anxiety
  5. Injury
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

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%

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%)

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients are also considered.

WARNING: Please DO NOT STOP MEDICATIONS without first consulting a physician since doing so could be hazardous to your health.

DISCLAIMER: All material available on eHealthMe.com is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment provided by a qualified healthcare provider. All information is observation-only, and has not been supported by scientific studies or clinical trials unless otherwise stated. Different individuals may respond to medication in different ways. Every effort has been made to ensure that all information is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. The use of the eHealthMe site and its content is at your own risk.

You may report adverse side effects to the FDA at http://www.fda.gov/medwatch/ or 1-800-FDA-1088 (1-800-332-1088).

If you use this eHealthMe study on publication, please acknowledge it with a citation: study title, URL, accessed date.