Brief Overview of Yasmin Pill (Birth Control Pills)
Yasmin Pill is one of the most commonly used Pills for the purpose of birth control. Yasmin Pill is combination medication, which contains two active ingredients Drospirenone and Ethinyl Estradiol. These are a natural hormone, present in the human body and have a significant function in the reproduction process. It regulates development and function of the uterus that is necessary to continue the pregnancy. Yasmin shows action by preventing the ovulation (the release of an egg from an ovary) and cause changes in your cervical and uterine lining. Due to this, it becomes harder for sperm to reach the uterus and tough for a fertilized egg to attach to the uterus.
Method of Administration of Yasmin Birth Control Pills
Yasmin pills pack is made up of 21 pills. You have to administer these pills orally with a full glass of water. You have to take one tablet continuously for 21 days from the last day of menstruation. After finishing 21 tablets, you have to wait for 7 days and on the 8th day, you can start fresh pack again.
Take these pills regularly at the same time each day. Try not to miss the dose, if you miss the dose you have to take two pills as a single dose on your dosing schedule. When you miss the two dosages, you have to take two pills as a single dose in your next two successive dosing schedules. In case you miss 3 dosing schedule or more, then you have to discard the regular dosing schedule and again start fresh pack.
What are the side effects of Yasmin Pill (Birth Control Pills)?
Few undesired effects may likely to occur such as spotting, dizziness, stomach upset, and alteration in menstrual periods, mood swings, breast tenderness, sleep problems, weakness, tired feeling, and mood changes.
Precaution and warnings while using Yasmin Birth Control Pills
- If you are allergic to any ingredient present in the Yasmin in that condition you should not use Yasmin Pill.
- Avoid intake of Yasmin birth control pills if you are more than 35 years of age.
- If you are suffering from blood disorder, breast cancer, liver, or uterine cancer in that condition you should not use Yasmin Pill.
- While taking Yasmin birth control pills you should not smoke and avoid consuming alcohol.