Norplant and Unintended pregnancy - a phase IV clinical study of FDA data
Unintended pregnancy is found among people who take Norplant, especially for people who are female, 20-29 old, have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years.
The phase IV clinical study analyzes which people take Norplant and have Unintended pregnancy. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 6,416 people who have side effects when taking Norplant from the FDA, and is updated regularly. You can use the study as a second opinion to make health care decisions.
Phase IV trials are used to detect adverse drug outcomes and monitor drug effectiveness in the real world. With medical big data and AI algorithms, eHealthMe is running millions of phase IV trials and makes the results available to the public. Our original studies have been referenced on 600+ medical publications including The Lancet, Mayo Clinic Proceedings, and Nature.
6,416 people reported to have side effects when taking Norplant.
Among them, 387 people (6.03%) have Unintended pregnancy.
What is Norplant?
Norplant has active ingredients of levonorgestrel. It is often used in birth control. eHealthMe is studying from 6,429 Norplant users for its effectiveness, alternative drugs and more.
What is Unintended pregnancy?
Unintended pregnancy (unwanted pregnancies as well as those that are mistimed) is found to be associated with 678 drugs and 359 conditions by eHealthMe.
Number of Norplant and Unintended pregnancy reports submitted per year:
Time on Norplant when people have Unintended pregnancy *:
Gender of people who have Unintended pregnancy when taking Norplant*:
Age of people who have Unintended pregnancy when taking Norplant *:
Common drugs people take besides Norplant *:
Common side effects people have besides Unintended pregnancy *:
Common conditions people have *:
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
Do you take Norplant and have Unintended pregnancy?Check whether Unintended pregnancy is associated with a drug or a condition
How to use the study?
You can discuss the study with your doctor, to ensure that all drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.
How severe was Unintended pregnancy and when was it recovered:
Expand to all the drugs that have ingredients of levonorgestrel:
Alternative drugs to, pros and cons of Norplant:
- Norplant (6,429 reports)
Common Norplant side effects:
Browse all side effects of Norplant:a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z
Unintended pregnancy treatments and more:
- Unintended pregnancy (13,385 reports)
COVID vaccines that are related to Unintended pregnancy:
- Unintended pregnancy in Moderna COVID Vaccine
- Unintended pregnancy in Pfizer BioNTech Covid Vaccine
- Unintended pregnancy in Johnson and Johnson Covid Vaccine
Common drugs associated with Unintended pregnancy:
All the drugs that are associated with Unintended pregnancy:
- Unintended pregnancy (678 drugs)
Common conditions associated with Unintended pregnancy:
- Acne: 115 reports
- Birth control: 5,452 reports
- Birth control and family planning: 5,452 reports
- Contraception: 5,925 reports
- Family planning and contraception: 5,331 reports
- Pregnancy: 5,331 reports
All the conditions that are associated with Unintended pregnancy:
- Unintended pregnancy (359 conditions)
How the study uses the data?
The study uses data from the FDA. It is based on levonorgestrel (the active ingredients of Norplant) and Norplant (the brand name). Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are not considered. Dosage of drugs is not considered in the study.
Who is eHealthMe?
With medical big data and proven AI algorithms, eHealthMe provides a platform for everyone to run phase IV clinical trials. We study millions of patients and 5,000 more each day. Results of our real-world drug study have been referenced on 600+ medical publications, including The Lancet, Mayo Clinic Proceedings, and Nature. Our analysis results are available to researchers, health care professionals, patients (testimonials), and software developers (open API).
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