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No: Cod liver oil contains high levels of vitamin A and vitamin D. Is there a reason to believe that you are deficient in those?? Do you liv above the Arctic Circle?? Or work at the South Pole station?? Or do you have lupus where you really should have very limited sun exposure? Just eat a good varied diet and you should get more than enough A and D. And NO, it should not affect BCP absorption! ...Read more
This organ plays a major role in metabolism and has a number of functions in the body, including glycogen storage, decomposition of red blood cells, plasma protein synthesis, hormone production, and detoxification. It lies below the diaphragm in the abdominal-pelvic region of the abdomen. It produces bile, an alkaline compound which aids in digestion via the emulsification of ...Read more
Does Zoloft affect birth control (yasmin (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol) pill in particular)?
Usually yes: so go aheadGet a more detailed answer ›
Experienced hairloss/thinning & cystic acne. Taking ocella (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol) & spironolactone 25mg. Acne under control not thinning. Can i switch vitex for ocella (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol)?
NO: Ocella (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol) is a birth control pill which helps acne. Vitex is of no value ; is sold with false claims to take advantage of people: it will do nothing for acne ; it will not prevent pregnancy. The usual dose of spironolactone for acne is 50- 100 mg, sometimes 200mg. You will see improvement after 3 menst periods. Hair loss might improve with larger dose of spironolactone. See a dermatologist for help w. ...Read more
Prescribed YAZ (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol) for PCOS, acne, painful heavy periods which caused anaemia. Heard about terrible side effects like coma, blindness! Is Yaz (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol) safe?
Relatively: safer than driving your car (or being pregnant) ...Read more
Does duromine affect the contraceptive pill which i'm on? I'm on yasmin (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol)
Yasmin (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol) & Duromine: Anecdotally, these two drugs have been touted on the blogs as "the best combination for weight loss, " but appetite suppressant Phentermine marketed as duromine and ionamin, (phentermine) was officially withdrawn in britain by the european commission. This addictive drug, which is similar to amphetamine or speed, is linked to heart palpitations and high blood pressure and could cause damage to heart valves...... ...Read more
I'm taking Gianvi (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol) for cystic acne. I stopped talking tri sprintec because it caused weight gain. Will Gianvi (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol) make me gain weight?
Yaz (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol) Birth Control: All birth control pills will have some side effects and some will have side effects that are more serious than others. Still, the side effects are related to the type of hormone in each pill, Yaz (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol) may have great support for patients with pcos or similar conditions. Controlling those effects may be more worthwhile than the risks to the pills. Your doctor should discuss each of these options. ...Read more
Yes: It's a good choice for that purpose; but using ocp for hair is only trial and error to find the one that works best. ...Read more
Mirtazapine-elevated liver enzymes. Does drug induced elevated liver enzymes mean permanent liver damage?
Breakthru bleeding: Check out http://www.Drugs.Com/yaz (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol).Html for info on yaz (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol). As w/all hormonal birth control products, breakthrough bleeding is expected during first several months of use. If this continues past 3 months, talk to your doctor. Of course, if you feel lightheaded, weak, woozy, dizzy, faint, etc, don't wait for 3 months: go see your doc immediately! as always, take pill as directed eg daily at same time. ...Read more