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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Berryman
53 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Bcp switch: As long as no more than seven days passed since the last pill of "diane35", the Yasmin is effective. If one starts a new package on day 5 of the low d ... Read More

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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carla Enriquez
49 years experience Pediatrics
No evidence but: Depakote does not appear on lists of medications that can decrease the effectiveness of oral contraceptives. Both Depakote and yasmin (drospirenone an ... Read More
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Dr. Jeff Lin
Dr. Jeff Lin answered
13 years experience Gynecologic Oncology
Choice of pills: Is done usually by the side effects rather than efficacy at preventing pregnancy. Birth control pills are theoretically effective up to 99.7% but in r ... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: Yes. All oral contraceptive pills suppress pituitary/ovulatory function.
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Weissberg
54 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: Two methods are better than one. You should be safe.
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Fung
Dr. John Fung answered
38 years experience General Surgery
Yes, effective: With ganglion excision, this is done with a regional block, has no effect on your gastrointestinal function and you should be able to tolerate and tak ... Read More
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
29 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
About any: Any combination estrogen / progestin oral contraceptive pill will have about the same effect in suppressing acne. The two you note would fall into tha ... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Maybe. Maybe not.: Women with menstrual cycles naturally have gradually changing levels of hormones each day... it's a cycle. The changing levels of hormones affect mood ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Carey Check
15 years experience Family Medicine
Spotting is common: Spotting is common after missing a birth control pill. It is usually recommended to take the missed pill once you realize that you missed it. Due to ... Read More
A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yvette Westford
19 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: Pretend the Zoely is just another pack of Yasmin and take it the same way your were doing before. Finish one packet and start the next day on new pack ... Read More
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