Plan b one-step and Acne - a phase IV clinical study of FDA data
Acne is found among people who take Plan b one-step, especially for people who are female, 20-29 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month.
The phase IV clinical study analyzes which people take Plan b one-step and have Acne. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 34,814 people who have side effects when taking Plan b one-step from the FDA, and is updated regularly. You can use the study as a second opinion to make health care decisions.
With medical big data and AI algorithms, eHealthMe enables everyone to run phase IV clinical trial to detect adverse drug outcomes and monitor effectiveness. Our original studies have been referenced on 600+ peer-reviewed medical publications including The Lancet, Mayo Clinic Proceedings, and Nature. Most recently, phase IV clinial trails for COVID 19 vaccines have been added, check here.
34,814 people reported to have side effects when taking Plan b one-step.
Among them, 150 people (0.43%) have Acne.
What is Plan b one-step?
Plan b one-step has active ingredients of levonorgestrel. It is often used in birth control. eHealthMe is studying from 34,903 Plan b one-step users for its effectiveness, alternative drugs and more.
What is Acne?
Acne (skin problems that cause pimples) is found to be associated with 2,662 drugs and 2,088 conditions by eHealthMe.
Number of Plan b one-step and Acne reports submitted per year:
Time on Plan b one-step when people have Acne *:
Gender of people who have Acne when taking Plan b one-step*:
Age of people who have Acne when taking Plan b one-step *:
Common drugs people take besides Plan b one-step *:
Common side effects people have besides Acne *:
Common conditions people have *:
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
Do you take Plan b one-step and have Acne?Check whether Acne 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.
Alternative drugs to, pros and cons of Plan b one-step:
- Plan b one-step (34,903 reports)
Acne treatments and more:
- Acne (157,826 reports)
COVID vaccines that are related to Acne:
- Acne in Moderna COVID Vaccine
- Acne in Pfizer BioNTech Covid Vaccine
- Acne in Johnson and Johnson Covid Vaccine
How severe was Acne and when was it recovered:
Expand to all the drugs that have ingredients of levonorgestrel:
- Acne and drugs with ingredients of levonorgestrel (2,435 reports)
Common drugs associated with Acne:
All the drugs that are associated with Acne:
- Acne (2,662 drugs)
Common conditions associated with Acne:
All the conditions that are associated with Acne:
- Acne (2,088 conditions)
How the study uses the data?
The study uses data from the FDA. It is based on levonorgestrel (the active ingredients of Plan b one-step) and Plan b one-step (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+ peer-reviewed 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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