Yasmin (Drospirenone / Ethynil Estradiol)
The combination of drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol is used as contraception to prevent pregnancy. It is also used to treat moderate acne in women who are at least 14 years old and have started having menstrual periods, and who wish to use birth control pills to prevent pregnancy.
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Prescribing Information for Yasmin (Drospirenone / Ethynil Estradiol):
What is Yasmin (Drospirenone / Ethynil Estradiol)?
Yasmin is a medication preventing ovulation (the release of an egg) and provoking alterations in the cervical and uterine lining that make it difficult for a fertilized egg to attach to the uterus.
Yasmin is commonly prescribed for prevention of pregnancy. It can also be used for treatment of acne in women who are elder than 14 years old and who have already started to have menstrual periods and who want to prevent pregnancy using birth control pills.
Yasmin (Drospirenone) can also be prescribed for treatment of signs of premenstrual dysphoric disorder (PMDD): feeling anxious, depressed, difficult concentrating, irritability, lack of energy, sleep or appetite changes, breast tenderness, joint or muscle pain, headache, and weight gain.
Yasmin may also be prescribed for other uses.
What is important to know about Yasmin (Drospirenone / Ethynil Estradiol)?
Yasmin can provoke birth defects in an unborn baby. You should not take the medication if you are pregnant or if you have ever had stroke or blood clot, if you have circulation problems (mainly if they are caused by diabetes), severe high blood pressure, a heart valve disorder, migraine headaches, abnormal vaginal bleeding, breast or uterine cancer, kidney or liver problems, an adrenal gland disorder, or if birth control pills have ever caused jaundice in you.
How should Yasmin (Drospirenone / Ethynil Estradiol) be taken?
Follow the prescriptions of your doctor carefully. Do not change your dose and do not use Yasmin for a longer period than prescribed. You should start using Yasmin on the first day of your period or on the first Sunday after your period begins (according to the recommendations of your doctor).
Yasmin (Drospirenone) should be taken daily, one pill in 24 hours. Get your prescription refilled when you have the pills left yet. You should start a new pack of the medicine the next day after you have run out of the previous one.
A breakthrough bleeding may occur. Inform your doctor, if it is too severe or if it is lasting for a long time. If you need any type of surgery or medical tests, it may be necessary for you to stop taking Yasmin for some period of time. Let all the doctors who treat you know that you are using Yasmin.
Your doctor will need to examine you regularly while you are taking Yasmin (Drospirenone). It is important for you not to miss any scheduled visits. You should also self-examine your breasts every month to check for lumps.
Keep Yasmin (Drospirenone) at room temperature protected from heat and moisture.
What side effects can Yasmin (Drospirenone / Ethynil Estradiol) cause?You should seek emergency medical attention if you experience any of the following symptoms of allergy: trouble breathing; hives; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat. Stop taking Yasmin (Drospirenone) and call your doctor promptly if you develop any of the following serious conditions:
- a change in the pattern or severe migraine headaches;
- depression (sleep problems, weakness, mood changes);
- a breast lump;
- unexpected numbness or weakness, confusion, pain behind the eyes, vision, speech, or balance problems;
- stomach pain, loss of appetite, jaundice (yellowing of the skin or eyes); or
- chest pain or heavy feeling, pain spreading to the arm or shoulder, nausea, sweating, general ill feeling.
- vaginal itching or discharge;
- breast pain, tenderness, or swelling;
- changes in your menstrual periods;
- changes in weight or appetite, swelling of your hands or feet;
- problems with contact lenses; or
- freckles or darkening of facial skin, increased hair growth, or loss of scalp hair.
Yasmin (Drospirenone) may also cause other side effects. Call your doctor if you need information about them.