Common questions

What are the generics for Yaz?

What are the generics for Yaz?

Generic versions of Yaz include Gianvi, Loryna, and Vestura.

What is generic for Yasmin birth control?

Ocella is a generic version of the brand-name drug Yasmin. This article describes how these two birth control pills are similar and how they’re different. This information can help you decide if Ocella or Yasmin is right for you.

When did Yaz go generic?

Generic Yasmin will launch on or before July 1, 2008. Generic Yaz is expected on July 1, 2011. Generic drugs typically cost less than brand-name drugs.

Is Zumandimine generic for Yaz?

Aurobindo’s Zumandimine™ and Lo-Zumandimine™ are an AB-rated generic equivalent to the reference listed drugs YAZ® and YASMIN®.

What happens if you take 2 Yaz pills in one day?

Most likely nothing. Taking two birth control pills in one day won’t have any long-term health effects and probably won’t cause any symptoms. The extra dose could cause you to feel a bit nauseous that day, but it’ll pass quickly.

Does Yaz make you gain weight?

Does Yaz cause weight gain? Yes. Yaz may cause weight gain in some women. Based on a trial in women with premenstrual dysphoric disorder (PMDD), around 2.5% of those taking Yaz experienced weight gain.

When should you not take Yasmin?

You should not take Yasmin if you smoke and are over 35 years old. Do not use if you are pregnant. Stop using Yasmin and tell your doctor right away if you become pregnant, or if you miss 2 menstrual periods in a row. If you have recently had a baby, wait at least 4 weeks before taking this medicine.

What happens if you miss one day of Yasmin?

Missing a pill increases your risk of becoming pregnant. If you miss 1 active pill, take 2 pills on the day that you remember. Then take 1 pill per day for the rest of the pack. If you miss 2 active pills in a row in Week 1 or 2, take 2 pills per day for 2 days in a row.

Has Yaz been discontinued?

Yaz has been discontinued. We offer its sister pill, Eloine, which contains the same ingredients and works in the same way.

Are there any generics for the drug Yaz?

Generic Yaz Availability 1 DROSPIRENONE AND ETHINYL ESTRADIOL (drospirenone; ethinyl estradiol tablet;oral). 2 LO-ZUMANDIMINE (drospirenone; ethinyl estradiol tablet;oral). 3 LORYNA (drospirenone; ethinyl estradiol tablet;oral).

How old do you have to be to take Yaz pills?

In addition to being approved for the prevention of pregnancy, Yaz birth control pills are also approved for the treatment of acne in women of at least 14 years of age and premenstrual dysphoric disorder (PMDD). How Do Yaz Birth Control Pills Work? Yaz works similarly to other birth control pills.

How is Yaz used in the treatment of PMDD?

Yaz® is indicated for use by women to prevent pregnancy. Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder (PMDD) Yaz is also indicated for the treatment of symptoms of premenstrual dysphoric disorder(PMDD) in women who choose to use an oral contraceptive as their method of contraception.

What are the side effects of Yaz birth control pills?

Reviews are mixed. However, most women have had positive experiences with Yaz for acne, PMDD, and weight gain. Overall, common complaints about Yaz birth control pills are related to mood swings, headache, and nausea.

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