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Yaz: Oral tablet

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What is this medicine?

DROSPIRENONE; ETHINYL ESTRADIOL (dro SPY re nown; ETH in il es tra DYE ole) is an oral contraceptive (birth control pill). This medicine combines two types of female hormones, an estrogen and a progestin. It is used to prevent ovulation and pregnancy.

Similar Brand Name Drugs : Yasmin: Oral tablet

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Class Name : Monophasic Contraceptives

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CVS Pharmacy Patient Statistics for Yaz: Oral tablet
Usage by Gender
99.56%
0.44%
Generic vs. Brand Name Usage*
*Brand contains same active ingredient but may not represent FDA-approved generic equivalent
Usage by Age
12.1%
71.97%
15.92%
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