Placenta previa

We’re all in this for good.

By sharing your stories and data, you will:
  • help each other live better and uncover the best ways to manage your health today
  • help researchers shorten the path to new treatments tomorrow

How much good can your data do? A whole lot, as co-founder Jamie Heywood explains in this video.

What is placenta previa?

Placenta previa is a complication of pregnancy; the placenta forms in the lowest part of the uterus and covers all or part of the opening to the cervix.

Common symptoms reported by people with placenta previa

Common symptoms
How bad it is
What people are taking for it

Reports may be affected by other conditions and/or medication side effects. We ask about general symptoms (anxious mood, depressed mood, fatigue, pain, and stress) regardless of condition.
Last updated:

Treatments taken by people with placenta previa

Treatment name(s)
Type
How many have tried
Tried for
Treatment name(s)

(Xanax)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
1
Tried for
pain (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Mylan-Baclofen)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
1
Tried for
pain (1)

Data from patients with placenta previa, who reported starting treatments within the last 5 years.
Last updated:

Compare treatments taken by people with placenta previa

Treatment name(s)
Perceived effectiveness
Side effects
Total evaluations
Tried for
Treatment name(s)

(Xanax)
Perceived effectiveness
for pain (1 evaluation)
Side effects
Total evaluations
1
Tried for
pain (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Mylan-Baclofen)
Perceived effectiveness
No evaluations
Side effects
No evaluations
Total evaluations
0
Tried for
pain (1)
  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell
  • Severe
  • Moderate
  • Mild
  • None

Data from patients with placenta previa, who reported starting treatments within the last 5 years.
Last updated:

Who has placenta previa on PatientsLikeMe?


Age
Age Proportion # of patients
<20 0
20s 1
30s 0
40s 5
50s 3
60s 0
70+ 0

Distribution of sex

Sex
Sex Proportion # of patients
Male 0
Female 9

These charts show data from placenta previa patients who have completed their condition history
Last updated: