Jadelle and Facial paralysis - a phase IV clinical study of FDA data


Facial paralysis is reported only by a few people who take Jadelle.

The phase IV clinical study analyzes which people take Jadelle and have Facial paralysis. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 720 people who have side effects while taking Jadelle from the FDA, and is updated regularly.

Phase IV trials are used to detect adverse drug outcomes and monitor drug effectiveness in the real world. With medical big data and AI algorithms, eHealthMe is running millions of phase IV trials and makes the results available to the public. Our original studies have been referenced on 600+ medical publications including The Lancet, Mayo Clinic Proceedings, and Nature.

On Mar, 24, 2023

720 people reported to have side effects when taking Jadelle.
Among them, 2 people (0.28%) have Facial paralysis.

What is Jadelle?

Jadelle has active ingredients of levonorgestrel. eHealthMe is studying from 721 Jadelle users for its effectiveness, alternative drugs and more.

What is Facial paralysis?

Facial paralysis (loss of function of face muscle) is found to be associated with 1,594 drugs and 968 conditions by eHealthMe.

Number of Jadelle and Facial paralysis reports submitted per year:

Could Jadelle cause Facial paralysis?

Time on Jadelle when people have Facial paralysis *:

  • < 1 month: 100 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Facial paralysis when taking Jadelle *:

  • female: 100 %
  • male: 0.0 %

Age of people who have Facial paralysis when taking Jadelle *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 50 %
  • 20-29: 50 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 0.0 %
  • 60+: 0.0 %

Common side effects people have besides Facial paralysis *:

  1. Headache (pain in head): 2 people, 100.00%
  2. Nausea And Vomiting: 1 person, 50.00%
  3. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit): 1 person, 50.00%
  4. Malaise (a feeling of general discomfort or uneasiness): 1 person, 50.00%
  5. Ischaemic Stroke (stroke; caused by an interruption in the flow of blood to the brain): 1 person, 50.00%
  6. Intracranial Pressure Increased (high pressure inside the skull and thus in the brain tissue and cerebrospinal fluid): 1 person, 50.00%
  7. Haemodynamic Instability (disturbances in the blood movement in our body): 1 person, 50.00%
  8. Epilepsy (common and diverse set of chronic neurological disorders characterized by seizures): 1 person, 50.00%
  9. Dyskinesia (abnormality or impairment of voluntary movement): 1 person, 50.00%
  10. Consciousness Fluctuating: 1 person, 50.00%

Common conditions people have *:

  1. Birth Control: 2 people, 100.00%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

Do you take Jadelle and have Facial paralysis?

Check whether Facial paralysis is associated with a drug or a condition

How to use the study?

You can discuss the study with your doctor, to ensure that all drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

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How the study uses the data?

The study uses data from the FDA. It is based on levonorgestrel (the active ingredients of Jadelle) and Jadelle (the brand name). Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are not considered. Dosage of drugs is not considered in the study.

Who is eHealthMe?

With medical big data and proven AI algorithms, eHealthMe provides a platform for everyone to run phase IV clinical trials. We study millions of patients and 5,000 more each day. Results of our real-world drug study have been referenced on 600+ medical publications, including The Lancet, Mayo Clinic Proceedings, and Nature. Our analysis results are available to researchers, health care professionals, patients (testimonials), and software developers (open API).


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