Mirena and Polycystic ovarian syndrome (pcos) - from FDA reports
Polycystic ovarian syndrome (pcos) is found among people who take Mirena, especially for people who are 20-29 old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Xyrem, and have Genital haemorrhage. This review analyzes which people have Polycystic ovarian syndrome (pcos) 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, 83 people (0.08%) have Polycystic ovarian syndrome (pcos)
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Mirena when people have Polycystic ovarian syndrome (pcos) *:
- < 1 month: 4.88 %
- 1 - 6 months: 14.63 %
- 6 - 12 months: 14.63 %
- 1 - 2 years: 19.51 %
- 2 - 5 years: 36.59 %
- 5 - 10 years: 9.76 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Age of people who have Polycystic ovarian syndrome (pcos) when taking Mirena *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 4.69 %
- 20-29: 67.19 %
- 30-39: 23.44 %
- 40-49: 4.69 %
- 50-59: 0.0 %
- 60+: 0.0 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Narcolepsy (4 people, 4.82%)
- Genital Haemorrhage (4 people, 4.82%)
- Heavy Or Prolong Menstrual Bleeding (3 people, 3.61%)
- Stress And Anxiety (2 people, 2.41%)
- Cataplexy (2 people, 2.41%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Xyrem (5 people, 6.02%)
- Synthroid (4 people, 4.82%)
- Metformin (4 people, 4.82%)
- Vitamin D (3 people, 3.61%)
- Probiotic (3 people, 3.61%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Pelvic Pain (21 people, 25.30%)
- Pain (18 people, 21.69%)
- Genital Haemorrhage (17 people, 20.48%)
- Abdominal Pain (16 people, 19.28%)
- Abdominal Pain Lower (15 people, 18.07%)
* 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
Anyone else have PCOS and experiencing chronic neck pain? I have been dealing with neck pain for 6 years and have not been able to figure out the problem. Just wondering if anyone else have a similar experience! Thanks!
I just went to the hospital yesterday after the pain I had been experiencing for a long time became too unbearable. They told me I have PCOS and prescribed me Relpax. I have been against medication for so long (mainly out of fear), but I want to ease the pain and ask for some advice. Has anyone ...
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.
Not sure what details they want here? erm still alive and so far no more new diagnoses as each year seem to get diagnosed with something else. The main thing that is really annoying is that apart from the above illnesses is the various other things such as six car accidents, (I wouldn't mind but ...
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I was officially diagnosed with MS back in April and unofficially diagnosed back in February. I would assume that I have had PCOS since I was a teenager but I have for sure had it since 2009 after an exploratory lap. I am pretty freaked out with the MS diagnosis more than anything else.
I am on mirena as have started getting dark patches on my cheeks. I want my IUD removed because of this but want to know if there is any chance at all that my skin will improve when I have it removed. Please someone give me something to grasp on to as it is really bothering me. My dark patches ...
I had the marina coil removed 14months ago after having in and renewed over 16yrs..my periods have not returned I have been trying for a baby the past 14 months. I've been told my fsh is high. And they believe I've been through my menopause and now want me to take hrt. I am not willing to five ...
I had Mirena coil inserted for endometrial hyperplasia six months ago. I have been havingnight sweats, resulting in insomnia. Today I have felt strange in my vaginal region and think I could have a vaginal prolapse or the coil has slipped-can this happen? Do I contact GP?