YASMIN - BAYER
Yasmin® is indicated for use by women to prevent pregnancy.
How to Take Yasmin
Take one tablet by mouth at the same time every day. The failure rate may increase when pills are missed or taken incorrectly.
To achieve maximum contraceptive effectiveness, Yasmin must be taken as directed, in the order directed on the blister pack. Single missed pills should be taken as soon as remembered.
How to Start Yasmin
Instruct the patient to begin taking Yasmin either on the first day of her menstrual period (Day 1 Start) or on the first Sunday after the onset of her menstrual period (Sunday Start).
The following serious adverse reactions with the use of COCs are discussed elsewhere in the labeling:
- Serious cardiovascular events and stroke
- Vascular events
- Liver disease
Adverse reactions commonly reported by COC users are:
- Irregular uterine bleeding
- Breast tenderness