Skyla and Pollakiuria - a phase IV clinical study of FDA data

Summary:

Pollakiuria is found among people who take Skyla, especially for people who are female, 20-29 old, have been taking the drug for 6 - 12 months.

The phase IV clinical study analyzes which people take Skyla and have Pollakiuria. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 5,006 people who have side effects when taking Skyla 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.



On Nov, 30, 2022

5,006 people reported to have side effects when taking Skyla.
Among them, 8 people (0.16%) have Pollakiuria.


What is Skyla?

Skyla has active ingredients of levonorgestrel. It is often used in birth control. eHealthMe is studying from 5,043 Skyla users for its effectiveness, alternative drugs and more.

What is Pollakiuria?

Pollakiuria (abnormally frequent passage of relatively small quantities or urine) is found to be associated with 2,241 drugs and 1,636 conditions by eHealthMe.

Number of Skyla and Pollakiuria reports submitted per year:

Could Skyla cause Pollakiuria?

Time on Skyla when people have Pollakiuria *:

  • < 1 month: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 100 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Pollakiuria when taking Skyla *:

  • female: 100 %
  • male: 0.0 %

Age of people who have Pollakiuria when taking Skyla *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 75.0 %
  • 30-39: 12.5 %
  • 40-49: 12.5 %
  • 50-59: 0.0 %
  • 60+: 0.0 %

Common drugs people take besides Skyla *:

  1. Zyrtec: 1 person, 12.50%

Common side effects people have besides Pollakiuria *:

  1. Abdominal Pain Lower: 4 people, 50.00%
  2. Pain: 3 people, 37.50%
  3. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness): 3 people, 37.50%
  4. Pregnancy With Contraceptive Device: 2 people, 25.00%
  5. Pelvic Pain: 2 people, 25.00%
  6. Abortion Spontaneous Incomplete (an incomplete spontaneous abortion means that some of the pregnancy tissue has passed out of the uterus, but some of the tissue has remained inside of the uterus): 2 people, 25.00%
  7. Depression: 2 people, 25.00%
  8. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit): 2 people, 25.00%
  9. Drug Ineffective: 2 people, 25.00%
  10. Emotional Distress: 2 people, 25.00%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

Do you take Skyla and have Pollakiuria?

Check whether Pollakiuria 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.



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How the study uses the data?

The study uses data from the FDA. It is based on levonorgestrel (the active ingredients of Skyla) and Skyla (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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