A study for a 18 year old girl who takes Nexplanon, Escitalopram - from FDA reports


40 females aged 18 (±5) who take the same drugs are studied. This is a personalized study for a 18 year old female patient who has Birth Control, Depression. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA.

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On Dec, 05, 2018

40 females aged 18 (±5) who take Nexplanon, Escitalopram are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Nexplanon, Escitalopram for a 18-year old girl.

Information of the patient in this study:

  • Age: 18
  • Gender: female
  • Conditions: Birth Control, Depression
  • Drugs taken:
    • Nexplanon (etonogestrel)
    • Escitalopram (escitalopram oxalate)

eHealthMe real world results:

Most common drug interactions over time

< 1 month:
  1. Medical device complication
  2. Device expulsion
  3. Implant site irritation
  4. Amenorrhea (absence of a menstrual period in a woman of reproductive age)
  5. Implant site erythema (redness at implant site)
1 - 6 months:
  1. Maternal exposure during pregnancy (use of substance during pregnancy)
  2. Suicidal ideation
  3. Pain
  4. Pregnancy with implant contraceptive
  5. Implant site cellulitis (skin infection at implant site)
6 - 12 months:
  1. Medical device complication
  2. Surgery
  3. Implant site pain
  4. Pain
  5. Muscle spasms (muscle contraction)
1 - 2 years:
  1. Menstruation irregular
  2. General anaesthesia
  3. Surgery
  4. Weight increased
2 - 5 years:
  1. Medical device complication
  2. Amenorrhea (absence of a menstrual period in a woman of reproductive age)
  3. Movement disorder (neurological syndromes where they may be excess of movement or a paucity of movement that is not connected to weakness)
  4. Menstruation irregular
  5. Vaginal bleeding between periods
5 - 10 years:
n/a
10+ years:
n/a
not specified:
  1. Abortion spontaneous (naturally occurring miscarriage)
  2. Mental disorder (a psychological term for a mental or behavioural pattern or anomaly that causes distress or disability)
  3. Implant site pruritus
  4. Menstrual disorder (disease of menstrual cycle)
  5. Hypomenorrhea

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Sleep Disorder : 2 people, 5.00%
  2. Menstrual Disorder (disease of menstrual cycle): 2 people, 5.00%
  3. Weight Increased : 1 person, 2.50%
  4. Mood Swings (an extreme or rapid change in mood): 1 person, 2.50%
  5. Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder : 1 person, 2.50%

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Lamictal (4 people, 10.00%)
  2. Abilify (3 people, 7.50%)
  3. Neurontin (2 people, 5.00%)
  4. Adderall (2 people, 5.00%)
  5. Zoloft (2 people, 5.00%)

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

FDA reports used in this study

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