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Janya Tablet

21 Tablet(s) in Strip
MRP 290.00
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Janya Tablet Description

Janya Tablet is a combination of two hormonal medicines. The main uses of Janya tablets are to treat irregular periods and prevent pregnancy by stopping the release and fertilisation of the egg by a

sperm. This medicine is also known as a combined oral contraceptive (COC). These tablets are only for women. This tablet contains Ethinyl Estradiol and Drospirenone as its single main ingredient. These are synthetic estrogen and progesterone hormones. The mode of action of Janya tablets is to prevent the release of an egg (ovulation) by suppressing the release of various hormones necessary for ovulation. This medicine must be taken at the same time each day to get the most benefit. You may notice spotting or bleeding after using these tablets, which can be normal. Follow your doctor’s directions for using Janya tablets. If you missed more than and single dose, consult your doctor or start using other types of contraceptives. Nausea, flushing, headache, breast tenderness, weakness, and swelling are some common side effects of Janya tablets. If you are over the age of 35 and are a regular smoker, do not use this pill, as it can increase the risk of heart disease. Do not use it if you are pregnant or breastfeeding. Regular blood pressure and cholesterol levels should be checked.


Product Summary

Offer Price₹255.20
You Save₹34.80 (12% on MRP)
ContainsDrospirenone(3.0 Mg) + Ethinylestradiol(0.03 Mg)
UsesOral contraceptive pill, Premenstrual dysmorphic disorder
Side effectsMenstrual irregularities, nausea, headache, breast tenderness, fatigue, irritability, decreased libido, increased weight
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Uses of Janya Tablet

  • As per CDSCO, Janya tablets are contraceptive pills used in the following conditions
  • To prevent pregnancy,
  • To manage the symptoms of the premenstrual dysphoric disorder (psychological condition before menstruation) for women who choose to use oral contraception,
  • It also lowers moderate acne for adult women only if they also want to use oral contraceptive pills.

Contraindications of Janya Tablet

  • If you have a known hypersensitive reaction to Benidipine or any ingredient of the Janya tablet.
  • If you are currently expecting, planning to get pregnant, or breastfeeding.
  • If you are over the age of 35 and smoke regularly, this medicine can increase the risk of heart disease.
  • If you are diagnosed with blood clots in the legs (deep vein thrombosis), lungs (pulmonary embolism), or eyes
  • (retinal thrombosis).
  • If you had a history of a stroke.
  • If you ever had a heart attack.
  • If you have certain heart valve disorders or heart rhythm abnormalities that can cause blood clots to form
  • in the heart.
  • If you have a genetic disorder that makes blood clots more than normal.
  • If you have a history of uncontrollable high blood pressure that medicine can’t control.
  • If you have a history of diabetes with problems in the kidney, eye, nerve, or blood vessels.
  • If you ever had severe migraine headaches with aura, numbness, weakness, or changes in vision.
  • If you had a history of breast cancer or any cancer that is sensitive to female hormones.
  • If you ever had liver disease, including liver tumours, adrenal gland disease, or kidney disease.

Side effects of Janya Tablet

  • Menstrual Irregularities
  • Nausea
  • Headache
  • Breast Tenderness
  • Fatigue
  • Irritability
  • Decreased Libido
  • Increased Weight

Precautions and Warnings of Janya Tablet



Can I take the Janya tablets during pregnancy?
No, Janya tablets are contraindicated in pregnant women. These medicines prevent pregnancy. However, they do not cause any fetal problems if you used them before or in the very early stages of pregnancy.

Breast Feeding

Can I take the Janya tablets while breastfeeding?
Janya tablets are not safe to use in nursing women as it contains estrogen. Consult your doctor if you want to start using contraceptive pills after delivery. Different medications or progesterone-only pills will be given to you. You should wait at least four weeks after delivery to start using other contraceptive tablets if you do not want to breastfeed.


Can I drive if I have taken Janya tablets?
Janya tablet may not affect your driving ability. However, if you are having any side effects, then do not drive at the time.


Can I consume alcohol with the Janya tablets?
Alcohol has not shown any interference with the functioning of this medicine. However, try to avoid drinking alcohol, as this medicine can cause side effects like dizziness in some people.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You are using other medicines for lowering blood pressure.
  • You have a headache.
  • You have high cholesterol levels.
  • You have any irregular bleeding or amenorrhea.
  • You are at risk of getting diabetes.
  • You have changes in potassium levels in the body.
  • You have planned for surgery. Stop at least four weeks before till two weeks after major surgery.

Mode of Action of Janya Tablet

How Does It Work?

The Janya tablets have only two main ingredients: Ethinyl Estradiol and Drospirenone. Ethinyl estradiol is a form of estrogen, and Drospirenone is a type of progesterone hormone. For both these hormo...
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Directions for Use of Janya Tablet

  • Use the Janya tablets precisely as directed by your doctor.
  • Try not to miss a dose of Janya tablets.
  • Take these tablets at the same time each day.
  • If you notice spotting or bleeding, do not stop using these tablets and consult your doctor.
  • Do not crush, break, or chew Janya tablets.
  • It is better to swallow the whole tablet with a glass of water as soon as it is opened.
  • Janya tablets should be taken with or without consuming the food.
  • Do not use this medicine with other medication without asking your doctor first.

Interactions of Janya Tablet

Interactions with other medicines

  • Janya tablets can increase potassium levels in the body, which can cause chest pain, nausea, palpitation etc. If you are currently using some medications for any serious health condition, inform your ...
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  • NSAIDs (ibuprofen, naproxen) - when taken long-term and daily for arthritis or other problems,
  • Potassium-sparing diuretics (spironolactone and others),
  • Potassium supplementation,
  • ACE inhibitors (captopril),
  • Angiotensin-II receptor antagonists (olmesartan, telmisartan),
  • Heparin.
  • Inform your doctor if you are using ayurvedic, herbal medicines or supplements while taking Janya tablets. Some of them might interact with this medication and cause hormonal changes

Interactions with food items

  • It is better to avoid consuming excess amounts of grapefruit or its juice, as it can interact with Janya tablets and increase the amount of this medicine in the blood. It can lead to side effects.

Storage and disposal of Janya Tablet

Store Janya tablets in dry conditions at room temperature, away from wet surfaces, direct sunlight, and humidity. Dispose of the packaging of these tablets carefully after use. Check the expiration da...
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Dosage of Janya Tablet


An overdose of Janya tablets does not cause any serious or lethal side effects. However, in some cases, you may notice heavy vaginal bleeding, breast tenderness, lethargy, etc. In cases of an overdose...
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Missed a Dose

If you have missed a single dose of Janya tablet and it is the same day, take it as soon as possible. If you missed more than one dose of Janya tablet, consult your doctor. Or else the chances of gett...
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Dr. Vijay Y

MBBS, MD in Clinical Pharmacology

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)


Q: What happens if I forget to take Janya tablets?

A: If you forget to take a single tablet, take it as soon as you recall, even if it means taking two at the same time. However, if you forget to take two or more tablets, you may not be completely protected against pregnancy. In this case, start taking the tablet as soon as you remember and use a different method of contraception such as condoms for at least the next seven days to prevent pregnancy. Frequently missing doses may cause unexpected vaginal bleeding or spotting. Consult your doctor if this persists.

Q: What happens if I vomit the Janya tablet?

A: If you vomit the Janya tablet within three to four hours after taking it, it is considered a missed dose. So, you should take another dose as soon as you can. Consult your doctor if it happens again.

Q: What should I do if I want to stop using Janya tablets?

A: If you want to stop using Janya tablets, do not discontinue them suddenly in the middle of the cycle without consulting your doctor. You may notice sudden bleeding or spotting if they are stopped. You will also increase your chances of getting pregnant. Notify your doctor so they can prescribe a different type of contraceptive medicine. If you want to get pregnant, consult your doctor before stopping them.
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