Mirena and Hunger - from FDA reports
Hunger is found among people who take Mirena, especially for people who are female, 30-39 old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Levothyroxine Sodium, and have Stress and anxiety. This review analyzes which people have Hunger 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 Nov, 20, 2017
98,847 people reported to have side effects when taking Mirena.
Among them, 149 people (0.15%) have Hunger
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Mirena when people have Hunger *:
- < 1 month: 4.55 %
- 1 - 6 months: 29.55 %
- 6 - 12 months: 25.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 20.45 %
- 2 - 5 years: 18.18 %
- 5 - 10 years: 2.27 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Hunger when taking Mirena *:
- female: 100 %
- male: 0.0 %
Age of people who have Hunger when taking Mirena *:
- 0-1: 0.96 %
- 2-9: 0.96 %
- 10-19: 3.85 %
- 20-29: 33.65 %
- 30-39: 43.27 %
- 40-49: 14.42 %
- 50-59: 0.96 %
- 60+: 1.92 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Thyroid Gland Removal (6 people, 4.03%)
- Stress And Anxiety (6 people, 4.03%)
- Premenstrual Syndrome (5 people, 3.36%)
- Heavy Or Prolong Menstrual Bleeding (5 people, 3.36%)
- Narcolepsy (3 people, 2.01%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Levothyroxine Sodium (8 people, 5.37%)
- Cymbalta (6 people, 4.03%)
- Wellbutrin (5 people, 3.36%)
- Xanax (4 people, 2.68%)
- Celexa (4 people, 2.68%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Weight Increased (58 people, 38.93%)
- Fatigue (57 people, 38.26%)
- Nausea (32 people, 21.48%)
- Mood Swings (30 people, 20.13%)
- Depression (29 people, 19.46%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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I had the Mirena IUD inserted about 6 weeks ago. About 4 weeks in I wet the bed. I was shocked, but cleaned up & put it out of my mind. About a week later it happened again, now I'm very concerned. I'll be seeing the Dr. soon ! SMH
I was diagnosed with Cervical Dystonia in 2007 - the same year I started using Mirena. Have had two inserts in the last 10 years. Getting ready to have new insert put in. Just curious if anyone thinks by Dystonia could be caused by Mirena.
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I had the Mirena IUD for approx. 5 years. During that time I experienced the following: extreme fatigue, significant weight gain, inability to lose weight despite diet and exercise, hair loss, acne, joint pain, insulin resistance (pre diabetes), foggy thinking, irritability, and swelling in ...
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