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Please describe the medication: yasmin?

Please describe the medication: yasmin?

Birth control pill: Yasmin is a combination birth control pill (oral contraceptive) that contains the ingredients ethinyl Estradiol as the estrogen component and drosperinone as the progestational component. It comes packaged in a 28 day pack where 21 tablets contain the active ingredients and 7 tablets are inert. ...Read more

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Dr. Qamar Khan
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Yasmin (Definition)

Yasmin is a combined birth control pill. There is ethinyl Estradiol along with the Progesterone drospirenone. Drospirenone is a 4th generation Progesterone which may cause increased blood clots. But the risk of blood clots is still much lower than the ...Read more


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Is it okey, if you do not follow the day sequence written at the back of yasmin pills when taking them? but rather use your own random sequence yet ta

Is it okey, if you do not follow the day sequence written at the back of yasmin pills when taking them? but rather use your own random sequence yet ta

Why random?: Realistically- you need to take the colored (active) pills daily untill they are finished then you can take the white (placebo) pills. You should take the active and placebo pills at random because there is a good chance the pills won't do there job at preventing pregnancy. ...Read more

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Please tell me what to substitute yasmin pill with if i'm not meshing well with it?

Please tell me what to substitute yasmin pill with if i'm not meshing well with it?

Talk to your GYN: You need to ask your GYN, as the medication has to be prescribed. ...Read more

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What can cause sudden trouble with yasmin after 8 years?

Trouble?: Don't know what trouble you are talking about...skipping periods, has too many, other concerns? ...Read more

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How many people gained weight when on yasmin?

How many people gained weight when on yasmin?

Who knows but u can: Anyone can gain wt on the pill, i don't like that pill and use a lower dose pill, loloestrin it is only 10mcg estrogen, the lower the estrogen dose, the less chance of wt gain and my pts do not complain of wt gain on that pill. ...Read more

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How long is the recovery from yasmin?

How long is the recovery from yasmin?

What do you mean? : Please restate the question. Yasmin is a birth control pill. It is unclear what you mean by recovery. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: yasmin?

What is the definition or description of: yasmin?

A birth control pill: Yasmin is a combined birth control pill. There is ethinyl Estradiol along with the Progesterone drospirenone. Drospirenone is a 4th generation Progesterone which may cause increased blood clots. But the risk of blood clots is still much lower than the risk during a pregnancy. ...Read more

Dr. David Kurss
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Oral Contraceptive (Definition)

Oral contraceptive is a medication similar to Birth control pills. Oral contraceptives are a kind of women's ...Read more