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Yaz (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol) is a popular contraceptive pill that helps in avoiding ovulation (the release of an egg from an ovary) and changing cervical and uterine lining to prevent pregnancy. By these activities this medication make it harder for sperms to reach the uterus for fertilization of egg and thereby pregnancy. 

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24 Tablet/s  $17.00 $0.71
48 Tablet/s  $22.00 $0.46
72 Tablet/s  $30.00 $0.42

The contraceptive pills of Yaz (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol) can be used for preventing pregnancy. Other than this, it is also prescribed to manage moderate acne in women who are at least 14 years old. Yaz is also effectively used to treat other woman health issues such as premenstrual dysphoric disorder (PMDD) symptoms including anxiety, depression, irritation, lack of energy, appetite changes, breast tenderness, muscle pain, headache, etc.

Patient should select the method of contraception after consultation with their doctor. Knowing the possible risks associated with contraception method is also important.

When I should not use Yaz (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol) contraceptive pills and what are the warnings and precautions associated with Yaz treatment?

Woman should start medication after proper medical consultation. In your discussion for the use of Yaz (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol) contraceptive pills your doctor may want to know if you have any of the following health conditions as in such case the treatment cannot be advised to patient:

  • unexplained vaginal bleeding, or conditions that could result in thickening of the lining of womb.

  • heart condition or have had a stroke.

  • blood clotting history in a vein or artery.

  • breast cancer or any lumps in breast, or family history of breast cancer in close relations.

  • Diabetic, gallstones, migraine, or inflammatory bowel disease.

  • Decreased liver function.

  • Suffered depression.

  • high levels of prolactin in blood is diagnosed called hyperprolactinaemia.

  • high levels of lipids in blood called hypertriglyceridaemia.

  • Suffered jaundice, severe itchy blistering, or any other sever health condition .

  • Suspected pregnancy.

  • Breast-feeding.

  • Other medications in use that can interact with Yaz.

  • Allergic reaction to any ingredients of Yaz or any other medicine.

How much doses to be used?

Yaz (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol) is everyday pill that to be used in 28 cycle. Patient should start this medication after consulting with their doctor. Follow all the instructions as advised by your doctor (also listed on the leaflet provided by the manufacturer) before doing so.

What are the possible side effects associated with Yaz (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol)?

The treatment with Yaz (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol) contraceptive pills is completely safe and most of the users complete their medication without any difficulty. However, in infrequent occasions the commonly reported possible adverse reactions include irregular bleeding, light bleeding or no bleeding at all. Other side effects may also occur such as

  • sudden numbness or weakness,

  • severe headache, confusion,

  • problems with vision, speech, or balance,

  • chest pain,

  • nausea,

  • sweating,

  • general ill feeling,

  • sudden cough, wheezing, coughing up blood,

  • swelling in one or both legs,

  • upper stomach pain, loss of appetite, dark urine, jaundice (yellowing of the skin or eyes),

  • Possible allergic reaction symptoms when the Yaz (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol)  pills are used by anyone who has hypersensitivity with any ingredient present in it. Symptoms of hypersensitivity reaction with the drug include: hives; difficulty breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat, rashes, redness on skin etc.

What would be consequences of missing a dose of Yaz (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol)?

Missing the dose of this medicinal contraceptive like Yaz (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol) can increases your possibility of being pregnant. In such condition, consult your doctor to know further guideline and also about back up birth control pills.

What happens if I overdose?

Overdose may cause unwanted symptoms of nausea and vomiting. You should consult your medical advisor if you think you have used too much of this medicine.

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