Drospirenone and Ethinyl Estradiol 3mg
|Generic Name||Drospirenone and Ethinyl Estradiol|
Yasmin 3mg is a combination medicine that helps prevent pregnancy and treat irregular periods. The medicine consists of 2 medicines, i.e., Ethinyl estradiol (0.03 mg) and Drospirenone (3 mg), which prevent an egg's release and menstrual fertilization cycle. Besides preventing pregnancy, this birth control pill may make your periods timely, decrease pain and the risk of ovarian cysts. Yasmin 3mg does not protect you or your partner from STD, HIV, Chlamydia condition. The medicine is safe and reliable contraception method if used correctly under the supervision of a healthcare expert. It does not interrupt the routine sex life if you take this medicine after consulting your doctor. The combined oral contraceptive pill (Yasmin 3 mg) successfully prevent ovulation and affect sperm movement in the womb to form eggs.
Yasmin 3 mg is a prescription tablet, for the safe usage follow your doctor's advice to get the most from it. This medicine can be taken with or without food with a normal glass of water, swallow it as a whole, do not crush, break, or chew the tablet. Start taking this tablet from the day your menstrual cycle starts and continue taking it for a month, and after that if your doctor allows. Take another dose after 4 hours if you vomit the medicine. Your body may take up to 7 days to adjust to this drug. Use a condom for the first week to avoid unwanted pregnancy. Try to take medicine at the same time daily to miss the dose, do not double the dose if you missed the dose and use a condom for about 2-3 days when you miss your dose.
Inform your doctor if your age is above 35 and you smoke. Also inform him if you ever been a heart attack patient, cancer of vagina or uterus. You doctor should also know about the current medications and supplements you are taking. The pregnant and breastfeeding woman should not take this drug. Your doctor may also advise you for a regular check-up of blood sugar, cholesterol, and blood pressure during your treatment. Talk to him if you have any allergic issues with Ethinyl estradiol or Drospirenone.
Side Effects of Yasmin 3 mg
Most side effects associated with Yasmin medicine do not require any medical assistance, and they disappeared as your body adjusts to the medicine. Headache, breast pain, nausea, weight gain are some commonly reported side effect found with this medicine, consult your doctor if any of the side effects bother you or appear serious. Some patients might experience bleeding or spotting between menstrual cycle or missed periods, let your doctor know if this situation persists longer or occurs frequently. Other rare side effects of this medicine are chest pain, shortness of breath, swelling or pain in your limbs, change in vision, or irregular uterine bleeding.