Yasmin Birth Control

Yasmin is a Combined Oral Contraceptive Pill (cOCP). 

Treats Acne
Regulates Periods
Treats Irregular Periods
Less Painful Periods
Prevents Pregnancy
Decreases Heavy Periods
Decreases Anemia
Decreases Monthly Blood Loss
Decreases Risk of Ovarian Cysts
Decreases Risk of Ovarian Cancer
Decreases Risk of Endometrial Cancer
Decreases Risk of Colorectal Cancer

Drosperinone (progesterone) [3 mg] 
Ethinyl Estradiol (estrogen) [30 mcg]

Do NOT use if allergic to estrogen or progestin. Discuss use with doctor before breastfeeding, may decrease milk volume.


Combined Oral Contraceptive Pills (cOCP, regular birth control pills) prevent pregnancy by preventing the release of an egg (ovulation), and thickening the cervical mucus, blocking sperm from getting into the uterus and getting to the egg.  

Is also prescribed to: 
treat acne, reduce the risk of ovarian cysts (as in polycystic ovarian syndrome [PCOS]), treat painful or heavy periods and more.

**If you have high blood pressure or take blood pressure medications, this medication is NOT for you. 

Yasmin Birth Control

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