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Doctor insights on: Minerva 35 Vs Diane 35

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Can Diane 35 be use use as EC at what dosage? Thanks.

Can Diane 35 be use use as EC at what dosage? Thanks.

Plan B: Use over the counter Plan B if intercourse was within 72 hours to decrease the risk of unplanned pregnancy. It is available over the counter and has much less side effects. Taking combination birth control pills is another way to do it (Yuzpe method) but it causes a lot of nausea. With over the counter regimens available it is easier to do that. ...Read more

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What effect does a daily dose of diane-35 have on a male?

What effect does a daily dose of diane-35 have on a male?

Oral contraceptive: You're best to ask your prescribing physician as to why a 50yo guy needs an oral contraceptive. In australia, it's also used as a remedy for acne & hirsutism. However, it's recently been linked to 4 deaths & authorities are considering pulling it off the market. Check out http://www. News. Com. Au/lifestyle/health-fitness/safety-alert-on-contraceptive-pill-diane-35/story-fneuz9ev-1226571159895. ...Read more

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Are diane-35 and Diane the same? My box only says Diane and it contains 21 pills

Are diane-35 and Diane the same? My box only says Diane and it contains 21 pills

Ethinylestradiol: The content of ethinylestradiol is the key to your question. Diane-35 contains 35 micrograms of it in each pill - Diane may contain the same amount, or, if anything, then less, e.g., 30 micrograms. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take myra e while taking diane 35?

Is it safe to take myra e while taking diane 35?

Why take?: Vitamin E does not affect birth control pills. Normally extra Vitamin E supplementation is not recommend unless your doctor has recommended for a specific condition. ...Read more

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What are the ways that people avoid negative side effects of diane 35?

Switch pills: I hardly ever use 1/35 bc pills any more- too much estrogen, my #1 pill is loloestrin it only has 10 mcg estrogen and there are many that have only 20 mcg, please talk to your gyn and get changed to a lower dose pill, esp at age 40 u should not be on a 1/35 mcg pill. ...Read more

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Is Diane an anticonceptive? I googled it but only found Diane-35, Is it the Same?

Is Diane an anticonceptive? I googled it but only found Diane-35, Is it the Same?

Yes: Diane is a combined hormonal contraceptive. The 35 just refers to the dosage of ethinyl estradiol in the pill. We once used this to differentiate between pills made by the same company with different levels of estrogen, i.e. OrthoNovum 1+35 and OrthoNovum 1+50. ...Read more

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Is it ok to take diane.35 in PCOS?

Is it ok to take diane.35 in PCOS?

Doctors prescription: In general birth control pills can be helpful for patients with PCOS. Some need high dose pills such as the one you mentioned. Most can tolerate low dose pills just fine. You will need to ask your doctor if you are a candidate for oral contraception based on your health history. ...Read more

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Can Diane 35 cause vaginal dryness?

Can Diane 35 cause vaginal dryness?

Vaginal dryness: Generally not because estrogens in fact is actually used to treat vaginal dryness. It won;t hurt to touch base with your OB-GYN ...Read more

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Does diane 35 affects the growth of boobs?

Does diane 35 affects the growth of boobs?

Well...: Some oral contraceptives can be associated with increase in breast size in some women (sometimes). ...Read more

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What could be causing nausea on my 7 day break on diane 35?

What could be causing nausea on my 7 day break on diane 35?

Hormones: The hormones in those pills have that effect and can cause nausea. Usually it resolves with time. Most women do not feel that it significantly affects their lifestyle and continue taking the pills
If it significantly alters your daily life, consider switching. ...Read more

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I'm taking diane-35 as my bcp, will I have the chance of being pregnany by taking this pill? Thank u.

I'm taking diane-35 as my bcp, will I have the chance of being pregnany by taking this pill? Thank u.

4-6%: The birth control pill, when taken every day as directed still has about a 4-6 % chance of pregnancy over course of a year. So very low but not zero. There are great apps for your phone that can help. Remind you to take pill every day. ...Read more

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What generation of pill is Diane-35 ed? What pill would I be switched to if I have breakthrough bleeding due to diane-35?

What generation of pill is Diane-35 ed? What pill would I be switched to if I have breakthrough bleeding due to diane-35?

OCP: Diane 35 in many countries is only indicated to treat severe acne and should not be prescribed as a birth control pill because of issues related to increased blood clot formation due the Progesterone in the pill (cyproterone). If it is being prescribed for contraception, please see your healthcare provider to discuss an alternative ...Read more

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Is it safe and okay to take the first pill of Diane 35 a day after the 7 day free tablet interval? I am supposed to take it yesterday but I missed it.

Is it safe and okay to take the first pill of Diane 35 a day after the 7 day free tablet interval? I am supposed to take it yesterday but I missed it.

Not ideal: Starting birth control pills late is not ideal, because it gives the body an opportunity to start maturing an egg, but since it is only a day, it probably won't increase the likelihood of getting pregnant. If you want to play it safe, use condoms during this cycle. ...Read more

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Can I start taking diane 35 any day, my gynae prescribed it and asked me to start on the 1st day of my cycle. But it's been a month and no sign of them?

Can I start taking diane 35 any day, my gynae prescribed it and asked me to start on the 1st day of my cycle. But it's been a month and no sign of them?

Yes but...: Birth-control pills come in many forms. Interestingly, diane 35 is from a company that distributes the medicine in iran. In fact, today I had a patient was prescribed diane. You can start the pill at any time. However, it is more common to have irregular bleeding or breakthrough bleeding. This is not dangerous but can be frustrating. Given your PC os it's not surprising your menses has not come. ...Read more

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How to delay your period on Diane 35?

How to delay your period on Diane 35?

Easiest way is to: Skip the placebo pills and go from pack to pack it is very safe to do this for 6 montHs at a time and very convenient ...Read more

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Can I use vitamins with diane 35?

Can I use vitamins with diane 35?

Yes: But you are taking hormones and that should be for a very good reason, not just a whim. Vitamins can act as "pro drugs" meaning that they can enhance the pharmacological effect of a drug. ...Read more

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Please tell me can diane-35 help with hirsutism?

Please tell me can diane-35 help with hirsutism?

Yes, it does.: This pill is an oral contraceptive so it carries a risk for blood clotting. Like any contraceptive it would suppress the pituitary's LH production which in turn reduces the production of testosterone in the ovaries. Besides ethinylestradiol, as its progestin it contains cyproterone acetate which is an androgen receptor antagonist and has anti androgen effect desirable in a woman with hirsutism. ...Read more

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Irregular bleeding after 2 weeks of stoppinng Diane -35 course of 3 months. Is it normal?

Irregular bleeding after 2 weeks of stoppinng Diane -35 course of 3 months. Is it normal?

Irreg bldg./diane35: Diane 35 has both progestin and an estrogen components. Stopping this will produce a "period" from stopping the bcp. After that, your natural menses should be re-established. Irregular bleeding after that could indicate pregnancy, so make certain by getting a serum HCG test. If negative, your normal cycles should resume soon. ...Read more

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My periods are getting late 10, 12 days after stopping Diane 35 is it normal? I took it for just 3 months I'm unmarried

My periods are getting late 10, 12 days after stopping Diane 35 is it normal? I took it for just 3 months I'm unmarried

Irregular periods: Irregular periods are one of the most common problems obgyns treat. If this is one time problem it usually resolves on its own. If this is a recurring problem you should be evaluated. Infections & hormonal changes can cause spotting. If there is a concern for pregnancy then do a home pregnancy test. There are many options available to help regulate the menstrual cycle. Schedule a visit. ...Read more

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Hi doctors. This is bothering me but is it normal to have cramps when your on a pill? I'm taking Diane-35 for 10 months already. Thanks. :)

Hi doctors. This is bothering me but is it normal to have cramps when your on a pill? I'm taking Diane-35 for 10 months already. Thanks. :)

It can be.: Many girls and women find that their cramps get better on the birth control pill, but many still do get cramps. You should discuss this with your prescribing doctor. ...Read more

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I stop the pill a month ago (Diane 35), and ever since I been losing more and more hair. Are those two facts related? When is it going to stop?

I stop the pill a month ago (Diane 35), and ever since I been losing more and more hair. Are those two facts related? When is it going to stop?

Ans: You better look for another reason for the hair loss. Stress or endocrine abnormalities can cause hair loss. Is the hair bleached? This too overtime will cause breakage. Best to see your doctor and have an exam and lab sork ...Read more

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I took a Dabur Pudin Hara tablet (contains mentha oil and spearmint oil) along with diane 35, will this impact the effectiveness of my bc pill?

I took a Dabur Pudin Hara tablet (contains mentha oil and spearmint oil) along with diane 35, will this impact the effectiveness of my bc pill?

Mentha/mint oil: This application of oils will not have an impact on the effectiveness of an oral contraceptive. What does have an effect is "forgetfulness": for example, taking the next pill after the 7th day of the placebo pills, can cause a failure to inhibit ovulation, and pregnancy may be a consequence. I recommend taking the new first active pill on day 5 of the placebo, and stopping placebos then. ...Read more