Mirena and Stroke - from FDA reports
Stroke is found among people who take Mirena, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Avandia, and have Heavy or prolong menstrual bleeding. This review analyzes which people have Stroke 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, 21, 2017
98,847 people reported to have side effects when taking Mirena.
Among them, 261 people (0.26%) have Stroke
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Mirena when people have Stroke *:
- < 1 month: 18.57 %
- 1 - 6 months: 30.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 8.57 %
- 1 - 2 years: 12.86 %
- 2 - 5 years: 21.43 %
- 5 - 10 years: 8.57 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Stroke when taking Mirena *:
- female: 98.46 %
- male: 1.54 %
Age of people who have Stroke when taking Mirena *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 20.92 %
- 30-39: 32.65 %
- 40-49: 41.33 %
- 50-59: 4.08 %
- 60+: 1.02 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Heavy Or Prolong Menstrual Bleeding (18 people, 6.90%)
- Diabetes (11 people, 4.21%)
- Vaginal Bleeding Between Periods (5 people, 1.92%)
- High Blood Pressure (5 people, 1.92%)
- Migraine (4 people, 1.53%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Yasmin (10 people, 3.83%)
- Avandia (10 people, 3.83%)
- Yaz (7 people, 2.68%)
- Lisinopril (6 people, 2.30%)
- Zoloft (5 people, 1.92%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Headache (27 people, 10.34%)
- Hypoaesthesia (21 people, 8.05%)
- Nausea (19 people, 7.28%)
- Dizziness (19 people, 7.28%)
- Transient Ischaemic Attack (17 people, 6.51%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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My nephew got stroke in both side of his head , which affected his right side and speach and swalowong , after checking his hart we found big clot in his ventricle . As far as we know that he used to take xanax and maybe in big doses , and hash once every week or 2 weeks , Can this med and ...
I have had my mirena inserted now for just over 5 years and after about a year or so I developed a photosensitivity. I have never had a problem in the sun and am attributing it from my mirena. Has anyone else had this problem? I am having it removed on Friday and I am hoping I will be able to ...
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 ...
I had several severe anaphylaxic reactions a year ago, which would have been 8 years after my mirena was inserted. Could it still have active ingredients that could have caused it, of maybe a build up over a number of years?
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I'm 50 yrs had two strokes in the last 15 months. I've been on fentanyl for 2 yrs. I'm not ready to roll over and give up or just accept the fact that I will be dependent for what time I do have left. HELP ME PLEASE.