CONDITIONS: Patient Safety


  1. link Kbeth74
    Mirena merina coil, heavy periods, pain killers, iron level, mood swings
    Having read all the other peoples comments, am feeling a little less like I am going mad! I am 33 and have no children and had the Mirena coil fitted - 88% more...
    Kbeth74- over a year ago - 9 Replies - in Mirena
  2. link Kw65
    I have my doubts but do feel that my body does not want to accept the mirena. I was no good on the pill and feel its time to get it removed and see wh - 43% more...
    Kw65- over a year ago
  3. link Maxinep
    Lipitor muscle biopsy, high liver, fit as a fiddle, muscle stiffness, leg cramps
    I took Lipitor for about 2 years- 5 mg. Leg cramps-soreness throughout my muscles- very sore buttocks- my legs are shaky- if I use them too much; (as - 86% more...
    Maxinep- over a year ago - 16 Replies - in Lipitor
  4. link Motheradele646
    Just an update--here it is January, 2011--three years after I was taken off of lipitor because of the high CPK levels I had. I had normal levels when - 82% more...
    Motheradele646- over a year ago
  5. link Marie71086
    heavy cycle
    i got mirena three weeks age, i was told (and i read) that if i got my cycle it would be lighter than nornal, if anything at all. well i started my cy - 62% more...
    Marie71086- over a year ago - 3 Replies - in Mirena
  6. link Akozi234
    I have the paraguard and have been bleeding for almost 6 months straight. My doctors wanted me to leave it in and so I listened and left it alone. Now - 65% more...
    Akozi234- over a year ago
  7. link Tararose78
    Mirena excess body hair, birth control option, fsh and lh, fsh and lh levels, fertility drugs
    Had Mirena in for 3 years, removed 1 year 2 months ago... I was diagnosed with PCOS (Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome) approx. 7 months after having Mirena - 92% more...
    Tararose78- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Mirena
  8. link Etrowb01
    This completely alleviated any doubts I had about the Mirena device. I am experiencing the exact same symptoms, right down to the letter. I have not g - 73% more...
    Etrowb01- over a year ago
  9. link Smoore74
    Mirena long term solution, angiodema, urticaria, joint pain, anaphalaxis
    I have been on mirena now for 10 months. I was on the depo for 10 years prior. I loved my depo adn only went off of it after Kaiser said I could not d - 94% more...
    Smoore74- over a year ago - 62 Replies - in Mirena
  10. link 1000lashes
    Are you kidding me?!! I am ready to go pull the damn thing out myself after reading all my own symptoms in YOUR words. I am so miserable I want to cra - 61% more...
    1000lashes- over a year ago
  11. link Jojobopp
    NuvaRing skin breakouts, emotional swings, still bleeding, orgasm, doubts
    I've only been using the ring for about 7 weedays, but I'm having side effects already. First skin breakouts- I'm 31 and haven't had skin like this si - 75% more...
    Jojobopp- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in NuvaRing
  12. link Gilmoen
    I had similar problems and I am ending my 3rd week! I WILL NOT go another month of this!!! I have not had acne like this since I was a teen (I'm 27), - 74% more...
    Gilmoen- over a year ago
  13. link Medicinewomon
    Ultracet fibromyalgia, pain relief, doctors, severe itching, ultracet
    This is the premier drug for Fibromyalgia. It is the only one that has given me my life back and with no side effects. If your doctor will not prescri - 34% more...
    Medicinewomon- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Ultracet
  14. link Sudha
    Hi, Still you are using Ultracet? How many days we have to use to completely recover from Fibromyalgia? I am using for past 2 months. But I have some - 53% more...
    Sudha- over a year ago
  15. link Cnppad2010
    Armour Thyroid levothyroxine, fibro, fibromyalgia, armour, little time
    I love Armour, I wish I could get my hands on it again. Worked wonders for me, it made my numbers perfect in little time and my numbers were way off, - 61% more...
    Cnppad2010- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Armour Thyroid
  16. link Paininthigh
    Simvastatin Side Effect
    After about 3 months on 40mg of Simvastatin, I have extreme pain in my left hip, left thigh, and left knee. I can't walk unless I use a cane. My othop - 47% more...
    Paininthigh- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Simvastatin
  17. link Jujusmith
    Simvastatin ache, appointment, medicine, ibuprofen, tyre marks
    I have been taking simvastatin for approx 6 months and just the past week, have been having sever leg aches. I'm not sure if it is from the medicine, - 46% more...
    Jujusmith- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Simvastatin
  18. link Oldcarpetcleaner
    PS Check the recent postings here on Zocor that will remove any of your doubts.
    Oldcarpetcleaner- over a year ago
  19. link Jessica77
    Seroquel abilify, lamictal, type1, psychiatrist, bipolar
    I am Bipolar type1 and have been taking seroquel for almost 3 years now. When I started taking it I weighed 120 lbs. and now weigh 170. I also take La - 80% more...
    Jessica77- over a year ago - in Seroquel
  20. link Christie522
    Mirena agonizing pain, three kids, bloating, midwife, gallbladder
    I have had my mirena in for almost 3 years now. I had it inserted after my 3rd child (who was a surprise while on the pill). my midwife talked to me a - 93% more...
    Christie522- over a year ago - in Mirena
  21. link Cteeter
    Gardasil stomach pains, doctor appt, menstrual cycle, two shots, periods
    My daughter is 14 and has received two shots so far. The second shot was received fall of 09. Since around that time, her periods occur every two week - 64% more...
    Cteeter- over a year ago - 8 Replies - in Gardasil
  22. link Mom123
    Menstrual abnormalties are a HUGE side affect of the Gardadsil vaccination. There is something about it and it messes with the hormones. Tons of the g - 80% more...
    Mom123- over a year ago
  23. link Mstina07
    Need Help - severe pain with Mirena
    I had Mirena placed a little over 2 weeks ago. I have never had children. Doctor placed it for my endometriosis symptoms (long heavy periods with bad - 95% more...
    Mstina07- over a year ago - 56 Replies - in Mirena
  24. link Denalli7
    I just had the Mirena put in on Friday 4/23. My abdomen and pelvic area are in so much pain it is hard to move around or do any of my normal activites - 83% more...
    Denalli7- over a year ago
  25. link Jk1234:)
    Mirena sexual appetite, sex with my husband, sexual relation, frequent sex, none of my friends
    I had Mirena put on August 2007, I've been with it with 2 years and 8 months now. I chose this anti conceptive method since I don't like to take pills - 95% more...
    Jk1234:)- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Mirena
  26. link Mnmamaof2
    Mirena losing weight, instincts, doubts, good luck, mom
    Hello. Just a quick update since I don't really see that many on here for after removal. I've had Mirena out now for about a month. So far I've lost 1 - 85% more...
    Mnmamaof2- over a year ago - in Mirena
  27. link Imissthequiet10
    Levaquin hyperacusis, unfortunate one, peace of mind, tinnitus, tendon
    Imissthequiet10- over a year ago - 3 Replies - in Levaquin
  28. link Jana29
    Mirena laundry baskets, pantyliner, dry clothes, good sex, mail
    I had Mirena inserted in Nov. 2009 after the birth of my second daughter. My cousin has it and was raving about how great it is. I have serious doubts - 94% more...
    Jana29- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Mirena
  29. link Marciamae
    Simvastatin migraine headaches, extreme fatigue, warning labels, leg pain, seroquel
    I couldn't figure out until just this week what has been causing me unexplained migraine headaches, nausea, severe fatigue, back and hip/joint/leg pai - 86% more...
    Marciamae- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Simvastatin
  30. link Esinage
    I'm a 63 year old woman with slightly elevated cholesterol levels, and I just found out today that Simvastatin could be the cause of my frequent bouts - 87% more...
    Esinage- over a year ago
  31. link Jlogrl2005
    Mirena mood swings, doubts, appointment, doctors, stress
    I have just read all of these experiences and I'm going through the same thing. I had my doubts thinking that Mirena is to blame but I have had horrib - 72% more...
    Jlogrl2005- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Mirena