Mirena and Depression - from FDA reports


Summary

Depression is found among people who take Mirena, especially for people who are female, 20-29 old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Zoloft, and have Heavy or prolong menstrual bleeding. This review analyzes which people have Depression with Mirena. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 98,847 people who have side effects when taking Mirena from FDA , and is updated regularly.

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On Oct, 22, 2017

98,847 people reported to have side effects when taking Mirena.
Among them, 3,136 people (3.17%) have Depression


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Could Mirena cause Depression?

Time on Mirena when people have Depression *:

  • < 1 month: 5.24 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 17.04 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 15.64 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 22.11 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 31.15 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 8.45 %
  • 10+ years: 0.36 %

Gender of people who have Depression when taking Mirena *:

  • female: 99.33 %
  • male: 0.67 %

Age of people who have Depression when taking Mirena *:

  • 0-1: 0.04 %
  • 2-9: 0.11 %
  • 10-19: 3.38 %
  • 20-29: 48.68 %
  • 30-39: 34.62 %
  • 40-49: 11.24 %
  • 50-59: 1.45 %
  • 60+: 0.48 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Heavy Or Prolong Menstrual Bleeding (264 people, 8.42%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (96 people, 3.06%)
  • Pain (86 people, 2.74%)
  • Asthma (41 people, 1.31%)
  • High Blood Pressure (36 people, 1.15%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Zoloft (71 people, 2.26%)
  • Xanax (68 people, 2.17%)
  • Motrin (67 people, 2.14%)
  • Percocet (61 people, 1.95%)
  • Flagyl (55 people, 1.75%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Stress And Anxiety (1,851 people, 59.02%)
  • Injury (1,456 people, 46.43%)
  • Emotional Distress (1,285 people, 40.98%)
  • Uterine Perforation (1,256 people, 40.05%)
  • Pain (971 people, 30.96%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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