Yasmin Oral Tablet 3-0.03Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Yasmin: Oral tablet (3-0.03mg)

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Yasmin 28 Tab
Berlex Laboratories Inc
Pill Identification: DO,DP 
Drug Image file DrugItem_7297.JPG
Yasmin 28 Tab
Berlex Laboratories Inc
Pill Identification: DO,DP 
Drug Image file DrugItem_7297.JPG
Yasmin 28 Tab
Berlex Laboratories Inc
Pill Identification: DO,DP 
Drug Image file DrugItem_7297.JPG
Yasmin 28 Tab
Berlex Laboratories Inc
Pill Identification: DO,DP 

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.

CVS Pharmacy Patient Statistics for Yasmin: Oral tablet(3-0.03mg)
Generic vs. Brand Name Usage*
*Brand contains same active ingredient but may not represent FDA-approved generic equivalent
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In-Depth Information

Yasmin 28 Tablet

NDC: 504190402
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved





Storage Information
Store at 77 degrees F; excursions permitted to 59-86 degrees F
Yasmin 28 Tablet
Drug Image file DrugItem_7297.JPG
Berlex Laboratories Inc
Pill Identification: DO,DP 
Shape: round
Color: white,yellow
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Berlex Laboratories Inc
Pill Identification: DO,DP 
Shape: round
Color: white,yellow
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Berlex Laboratories Inc
Pill Identification: DO,DP 
Shape: round
Color: white,yellow
Drug Image file DrugItem_10587.JPG
Berlex Laboratories Inc
Pill Identification: DO,DP 
Shape: round
Color: white,yellow
Daily Life Interactions for Yasmin 28 Tablet

Elements of your daily lifestyle may have an effect on the medications you are taking. Drug interactions can result in unwanted side effects, reduce the effectiveness of your medicine or possibly increase the action of a particular medicine.

Major Lifestyle Interaction
Tobacco and Yasmin 28 Tablet(Ethinyl Estradiol)
Tobacco and Estrogens in Hormonal Contraceptives(Ethinyl Estradiol)
You are strongly advised not to smoke while taking this medication. Tobacco smoking can increase the risk of a blood clot, stroke, heart attack or other serious problem while taking this medication. This is especially true if you are a female over 35 years of age or if you smoke > 15 cigarettes per day. While taking this medication, you should report any of the following "ACHES" to your prescriber immediately: Abdominal pain, Chest pain, severe or frequent Headaches or migraines; Eye pain or Severe leg pain in the calves or the thighs.
Moderate Lifestyle Interaction
Marijuana and Yasmin 28 Tablet(Ethinyl Estradiol)
Marijuana and Ethinyl Estradiol(Ethinyl Estradiol)
Ethinyl Estradiol can theoretically decrease the elimination of Marijuana, Medical from the body. Side effects from Marijuana, Medical may worsen if you take Ethinyl Estradiol. You may feel drowsy or more tired. Do not drive or operate machinery until you know how these drugs affect you. Contact your health care provider immediately if you notice slurred speech, confusion, increases heart rate, or palpitations while taking Marijuana, Medical.
Minor Lifestyle Interaction
Grapefruit juice and Yasmin 28 Tablet(Drospirenone)
Grapefruit juice and Drospirenone(Drospirenone)
Grapefruit juice and grapefruit-containing foods may increase the side effects of Estrogens in some females, such as nausea, breast tenderness, headache or fluid retention. There may be no interaction. Do not significantly change your grapefruit intake while taking Estrogens. Drospirenone can increase the level of potassium in the blood. Your health care provider may need to monitor your potassium level in the first month of treatment, and as needed thereafter.
Minor Lifestyle Interaction
Grapefruit juice and Yasmin 28 Tablet(Ethinyl Estradiol)
Grapefruit juice and Estrogens(Ethinyl Estradiol)
Grapefruit juice and grapefruit-containing foods may increase the side effects of estrogen in some females, such as nausea, breast tenderness, headache or fluid retention. There may be no interaction. Do not significantly change your grapefruit intake while taking estrogens for hormone replacement therapy or as part of hormonal birth control products. Report any unusual side effects, like unusual non-menstrual vaginal bleeding, promptly for evaluation.
Minor Lifestyle Interaction
Caffeine-containing Foods/Beverages and Yasmin 28 Tablet(Ethinyl Estradiol)
Caffeine-containing Foods/Beverages and Ethinyl Estradiol(Ethinyl Estradiol)
Side effects from Caffeine may get worse if you take Ethinyl Estradiol (an estrogen hormone commonly found in birth control pills). Too much Caffeine can cause effects like nausea, nervousness, or sleeplessness. Although an interaction is possible, these drugs are often used together without problems.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
First Trimester

Class 5 - Avoid Use

Second Trimester

Class 5 - Avoid Use

Third Trimester

Class 5 - Avoid Use

Lactation

Caution - Not enough information is available to rule out harm to infants when this drug is taken by nursing mothers.


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