If you miss a reminder pill, throw it away and keep taking 1 reminder pill per day until the pack is empty.Seek emergency medical attention or call the Poison Help line at 1-800-222-1222.

It is important to always use a condom when engaging in sexual activity to reduce the risk of disease and infections.It is recommended to start taking Yasmin on the first day of your period, or on the first Sunday following your period.

Because breast cancer is rare in women under 40 years of age, the excess number of breast cancer diagnoses in current and recent COC users is small in relation to the overall risk of breast cancer. Regular intake of Yasmin is then resumed after the usual 7-day tablet-free interval.To shift her periods to another day of the week than the woman is used to with her current scheme, she can be advised to shorten her forthcoming tablet-free interval by as many days as she likes. respiratory tract infections).Other signs of vascular occlusion can include: sudden pain, swelling and slight blue discolouration of an extremity. myocardial infarction) or prodromal condition (e.g. Date of first authorisation/renewal of the authorisationStart typing to retrieve search suggestions. Women should be advised to contact their physician in case of mood changes and depressive symptoms, including shortly after initiating the treatment.Chloasma may occasionally occur, especially in women with a history of chloasma gravidarum. This Report is an independent and non-promotional report intended to provide accurate scientific and medical information for educational purposes. missed tablets (see section 4.2), gastro-intestinal disturbancesWith all COCs, irregular bleeding (spotting or breakthrough bleeding) may occur, especially during the first months of use. Using a condom is the only way to protect yourself from these diseases.Other drugs may interact with drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol, including prescription and over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, and herbal products. Based on these animal data, undesirable effects due to hormonal action of the active compounds cannot be excluded. A hepatic tumour should be considered in the differential diagnosis when severe upper abdominal pain, liver enlargement or signs of intra-abdominal haemorrhage occur in women taking COCs.With the use of the higher-dosed COCs (50 µg ethinylestradiol) the risk of endometrial and ovarian cancer is reduced. Yasmin birth control pills are combination hormonal birth control pills used to prevent pregnancy. • Known or suspected sex-steroid influenced malignancies (e.g. Where considered appropriate, COC use may be resumed if normotensive values can be achieved with antihypertensive therapy.The following conditions have been reported to occur or deteriorate with both pregnancy and COC use, but the evidence of an association with COC use is inconclusive: jaundice and/or pruritus related to cholestasis; gallstones; porphyria; systemic lupus erythematosus; haemolytic uraemic syndrome; Sydenham's chorea; herpes gestationis; otosclerosis-related hearing loss.In women with hereditary angioedema exogenous oestrogens may induce or exacerbate symptoms of angioedema.Acute or chronic disturbances of liver function may necessitate the discontinuation of COC use until markers of liver function return to normal. • Severe renal insufficiency or acute renal failure

Drospirenone is also subject to oxidative metabolism catalyzed by CYP3A4.In vitro, drospirenone is capable to inhibit weakly to moderately the cytochrome P450 enzymes CYP1A1, CYP2C9, CYP2C19 and CYP3A4.The metabolic clearance rate of drospirenone in serum is 1.5 ± 0.2 ml/min/kg. Yasmin works by inhibiting the release of an egg during the menstrual cycle. The extension can be carried on for as long as wished until the end of the second pack. You may need to use back-up birth control, such as condoms with spermicide, when you first start using this medication.Take one pill every day, no more than 24 hours apart. Approved product labeling should always be consulted for prescribing information. Do not use if you are breast feeding.Take Yasmin exactly as prescribed by your doctor.

The new tablet should be taken within 12 hours of the usual time of tablet-taking if possible. Take your first pill on the first day of your period or on the first Sunday after your period begins. At exposures exceeding those in users of Yasmin, effects on sexual differentiation were observed in rat foetuses but not in monkeys.Any unused medicinal product or waste material should be disposed of in accordance with local requirements.To bookmark a medicine you must sign up and log in.To view the changes to a medicine you must sign up and log in.

45 %.Ethinylestradiol has an apparent volume of distribution of 5 l/kg and binding to plasma proteins is approx. She should then have a tablet-free interval of up to 7 days, including the days she missed tablets, and subsequently continue with the next blister pack.If the woman missed tablets and subsequently has no withdrawal bleed in the first normal tablet-free interval, the possibility of a pregnancy should be considered.In case of severe gastro-intestinal disturbances (e.g. 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.