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I have yaz (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol) birth control that I was prescribed in 2014 on the box it says it expires "01/19" so these pills are good for 3 more years?

That's what it means. Drug makers are required to provide a date up to when the medication can be assured to retain its potency. The longevity of a med varies with the type and method of production, but that is what the date means. Read more...

Is it a good idea to change from Yaz (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol) to triphasil bcz I want a proper period?

Sure . Yaz (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol) is designed to make your period lighter and shorter. If you want to have a heavier and longer cycle, for whatever reason, switching to a traditional birth control pill would certainly be an option. There is no health benefit though to having a longer and heavier period. Read more...

What specific brands of birth control can u recommend other than Yaz (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol) good for pcos. Thnx?

Any. Polycystic ovarian syndrome is associated with increased risk for diabetes/insulin resistance, coronary artery disease, high triglyceride, low hdl, high blood pressure, infertility.People with this, often have irregular periods(skip cycles), put weight in the belly rather than the arms or legs), are unusually hairy in the face and other parts of the body, have acne, &have an lh to fsh ratio>2. Read more...
Low dose OCP. There are many oral contraceptives in the market available for the treatment of pc os. You should start with the lowest possible dose for cycle regulation and lowering androgen levels. Read more...