Nexplanon and Pseudotumor cerebri - from FDA reports
Pseudotumor cerebri is reported only by a few people who take Nexplanon. We study 18,093 people who have side effects while taking Nexplanon from FDA. Among them, 5 have Pseudotumor cerebri. Find out below who they are, when they have Pseudotumor cerebri and more.
18,093 people reported to have side effects when taking Nexplanon.
Among them, 5 people (0.03%) have Pseudotumor cerebri
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Nexplanon when people have Pseudotumor cerebri *:
- < 1 month: 0.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 100 %
- 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 Pseudotumor cerebri when taking Nexplanon *:
- female: 100 %
- male: 0.0 %
Age of people who have Pseudotumor cerebri when taking Nexplanon *:
- 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 %
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Sanctura: 1 person, 20.00%
- Imitrex: 1 person, 20.00%
- Celexa: 1 person, 20.00%
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Visual Acuity Reduced (reduced clearness of vision): 1 person, 20.00%
- Retinal Vein Thrombosis (clot formation in small veins that carry blood away from the retina): 1 person, 20.00%
- Migraine With Aura (headache with vision weakness): 1 person, 20.00%
- Menstruation Delayed (late menstruation cycle): 1 person, 20.00%
- Amenorrhea (absence of a menstrual period in a woman of reproductive age): 1 person, 20.00%
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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- My 19 year old daughter just started using Nexplanon 3 months ago and today had to be taken to emergency room because she had a seizure. is this common? she did have seizures when she was 9 but was dismissed as she didnt have them until today. please advise farah rosario firstname.lastname@example.org
- I started taking Erythromycin in December and diagnosed with iih in the April now year down the line i have 8 surgerys with shunts to control my pressure now having brain surgery in weeks time all thanks to them tablets.
- I had the nexpanon implanted on July 13th. I have been bleeding non stop for almost a month and a half now. I am very weak and feel dizzy often. Is this normal
- I have pseudotumor cerebri treated with a vp shunt I have had it 3 years no problems until I began taking lo loestrin fe bc and my headaches are beginning to come back has anyone else experience this
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