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Replace: Replace it with a new patch. Make sue you put it on after showering when the skin is totally dry, before applying any lotions. ...Read more
Would it be easier for me to lose weight if i stop using TriNessa (norgestimate and ethinyl estradiol)? (I use the pill to treat acne and cramps)
Minimal effect: The use of TriNessa (norgestimate and ethinyl estradiol) at most may be leading to a pound or two of weight change, so stopping it is not going to make a huge difference. It still boils down to you needing to take in fewer calories in what you eat or burn more calories with exercise. If you think that the pill is going to make some huge difference in your weight, it will not. ...Read more
If Depo-Provera estradiol is use to relieve menopause symptoms, will it also cause withdrawal like severe body aches and pains/flu like symptoms if stop using?
I need an emergency morning pill urgently. I only have access to Yasmin (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol). Can I use it as an emergency pill? If yes, what is the does? Please help asap
Yes: For emergency contraception with Yasmin (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol) - a woman could take 4 active Yasmin (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol) pills at one time and then repeat that dose of 4 active Yasmin (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol) pills 12 hours later. Good luck. ...Read more
Day three post period on Yaz (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol) and condom use but still spotting brown now red. What could this mean?
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I used tri sprintec for birth control, today my pharmacy switched me to tri previfem (norgestimate and ethinyl estradiol). I mostly use it for acne and to regulate my period. Is this going to affect it?
I am always hot hot hot and my friends are wearing sweater while I have on a tshirt I use estrace (estradiol) 1mg but it doesn't help.
Post Hysterctomy?: If you had your ovaries out with a hysterectomy then talk to your md about changing your hormone pill to another modality such as patch, cream, gel, etc. Also, make sure your thyroid gland is functioning properly with a blood test. If you have not had your ovaries removed you should not be taking oral or any other form of estrogen. ...Read more
Yes: But not necessary. Once a day is sufficient. ...Read more
Would you say i'm 110% safe from becoming pregnant if i take beyaz (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol and levomefolate) correctly, use a condom and the pull out method?
No: Nothing is 100% but if you are using all these mehods i would say your chances of becoming pregnant are very, very slim. ...Read more
Is yasmin (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol) pill can be use as a emergency contraceptive pills?In uae, we don't have the emergency pills.Badly need help. Thanks
No: I'm sorry, but yasmin (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol) does not contain the correct type of Progesterone hormone to equal the emergency contraceptive pill we have in the us. Go to the pharmacy and find a birth control pill that contains Levonorgestrel hormone. A combo pill is okay. Take enough tablets to equal 1.5 mg of levonorgestrel, and that will be equal to the Plan B medication we have here in the us. Good luck. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Am feeling "jittery, " irritable, tearful at times. Had cortisone shots both shoulders 6 weeks ago. Also use estring (estradiol) & testosterone cream. Cause?
Depends: If you have a uterus and use Estring (estradiol) then yes, you need Progesterone to prevent development of uterine cancer, or precancerous changes of the endometrium (uterine lining) . But depending on what type of symptoms you have, Progesterone may be helpful, even if you don't have a uterus. ...Read more
How long should I use gravibinon injection(hydroxyprogestrone+estradiol) for prophylaxis of habitual abortion?
Thru 12 weeks: Typically this should be prescribed under guidance of a reproductive medicine doctor. Here in the usa it's usually estrogen patches and Progesterone vaginal suppositories. Also a baby Aspirin of 81 mg may be taken without any worries until delivery occurs so as to protect against advanced pregnancy losses beyond 1st trimester. But those losses require more thorough evaluation with different meds. ...Read more