About Yasmin 3 mg
How does Yasmin 3 mg?
Drospirenone and Ethinyl Estradiol is the brand name for a contraceptive (birth-control) medicine prescribed to prevent pregnancy. It is a generic drug combination of Drospirenone and Ethinyl Estradiol. This medicine can also be administered for treatment of acne and premenstrual dysphonic disorder (physical and emotional symptoms that occur before the menstrual period each month). It can also be used to make periods less painful and decrease the risks of ovarian cysts.
*Drospirenone and Ethinyl Estradiol 3mg cannot be used as a protection from HIV or any other sexually transmitted diseases.
Drospirenone and Ethinyl Estradiol 3mg- Working Mechanism
Drospirenone and Ethinyl Estradiol 3mg contains the hormonal combination of estrogen and progestin. This medicines works by preventing the release of eggs from the ovaries. It thickens the cervical mucus and also prevents the sperm from the entering the uterus. Thus preventing the egg from implanting in the uterus lining.
Drospirenone and Ethinyl Estradiol 3mg- Dosage Facts
This medicine should not be taken in larger or smaller quantities or for longer period than recommended.
Yasmin 3mg should be taken orally, once a day every day of a regular cycle. It should be taken same time every day.
If it is 21-tablet packet, you should take one tablet daily for 21 days and then none for 7 days and then start with a new packet. If it is a 28-tablet packet, you should take one tablet daily for 28 days. The last set of 7 tablets mostly is of a different color. They are known as reminder tablets. They do not contain any active ingredients but may contain traces of iron.
Drospirenone and Ethinyl Estradiol 3mg- Side Effects
Any of the following side effects experienced, should be reported to the doctor immediately.
High blood pressure, shortness of breath
Inflammation of vagina, vaginal spotting
Breast tenderness, change in weight
Migraines, slurred speech, mood swings
Hives, skin rashes
Yasmin 3mg- Buying Information
Yasmin tablets of strength 3mg come in the form of 21 or 28 tablets in a pack. They are easily available in all the known pharmacies. They could be bought online too at great prices which is possible through huge discounts and deals offered by the respective online pharmacies.