Ethinyloestradiol 30mcg / Drospirenone 3mg
Take one tablet per day, for 21 days, then have a 7 day break allowing for a withdrawal bleed. There are 21 pills per pack.
usually makes periods regular, lighter and less painful
may help with premenstrual symptoms
reduces the risk of cancer of the ovary, uterus and colon
improves acne in some women
you are protected from pregnancy straight away if you start taking the combined pill in the first five days of your period
when you stop using the pill your fertility will return to normal
there are safe ways to take the pill where you take packs back to back and bleed less often, read about these methods here
this is a type of combined pill that you may want to take if you have experienced side effects with another brand - you may respond better to a slightly different dose of hormone..
What users say
I’ve heard Yasmin is brilliant! Good for your skin and stuff
So glad I can get it on here my GP said they dont do it anymore!
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