Yaz Tablet
Yaz Tablet

Yaz Tablet

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28 Tablet(s) in Strip
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Yaz Tablet Description

Yaz Tablet is used as an oral contraceptive pill for women. It is a combination pill consisting of two synthetic female sex hormones such as drospirenone and ethinylestradiol as the active ingredient....
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ContainsEthinylestradiol(0.02 Mg),Drospirenone(3.0 Mg)
UsesOral contraceptive
Side effectsNausea, headache, breast pain, bleeding between periods
ClassificationFEMALE HORMONE PILLS
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Uses of Yaz Tablet

Oral contraceptive for women.

Contraindications of Yaz Tablet

  • If you are allergic to drospirenone, ethinylestradiol or any of the components present in the pill.
  • If you have or had a blood clot in a blood vessel of your legs (deep vein thrombosis, DVT), your lungs (pulmonary embolus, PE) or other organs.
  • If you are suffering from blood clotting disorder or any other deficiency disorder.
  • If you ever had a heart attack, stroke or chest pain.
  • If you have severe diabetes with blood vessel damage, high blood pressure and an increased level of fat in the blood (cholesterol) that may increase your risk of a clot in the arteries.
  • If you are suffering from migraine, any kidney or liver disease.
  • If you have or had a liver tumour.
  • If you have or are suspected to have a sex hormone-dependent tumour.
  • If you have any unexplained bleeding from the vagina.
  • If you had surgery with immobilisation for a longer duration.

Side effects of Yaz Tablet

  • Menstrual disorders (bleeding between periods).
  • Breast pain
  • Breast tenderness
  • Headache
  • Low mood
  • Migraine
  • Nausea
  • Vaginal infection
  • Vaginal discharge

Precautions and Warnings of Yaz Tablet

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Yaz Tablet during pregnancy?
A:
You should not take this medicine if you are pregnant. If you become pregnant while taking the Tablet, stop immediately and contact your doctor. If you are planning pregnancy, talk to your doctor.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Yaz Tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
Yaz Tablet may affect breast milk composition and quantity. Thus, it is recommended to avoid taking this medicine during breastfeeding, as it may affect the child. Talk to your doctor if you are a nursing mother.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Yaz Tablet?
A:
It is unlikely to affect the ability to drive. However, be cautious while driving, if you experience altered consciousness after taking this medicine.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Yaz Tablet?
A:
It is advised to consult with your doctor before taking this medicine if you consume alcohol often.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have or had any blood clotting disorder and are on medication for the same.
  • You are obese.
  • You have any other known medical condition such as liver, heart, kidney, etc.
  • You are an active smoker.
  • You have a tumour.
  • You experience irregular bleeding.

Mode of Action of Yaz Tablet

How Does It Work?

Yaz Tablet works by inhibiting the process of ovulation and also the change in the endometrium lining.

Directions for Use of Yaz Tablet

  • Yaz Tablet should be taken as directed by your doctor.
  • Swallow it as a whole with a glass of water, do not cut, break or chew the Tablet. It can be taken with food.
  • It would be best if you take it at a fixed time for optimal results and should not consume it more than that prescribed by your doctor.

Interactions of Yaz Tablet

Interactions with other medicines

  • Some medicines can affect the way Yaz Tablet works or Yaz Tablet itself can reduce the effectiveness of other medicines taken at the same time.
  • Tell your doctor about all the medicines, supplements, or herbals you are currently taking or might take to avoid any possible interaction.
  • Especially if you are taking medicines to treat high blood pressure, heart failure, high/abnormal cholesterol levels, blood thinners, anti-infectives, anti-tubercular, anti-HIV, anti-diabetics, anti-a...
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Storage and disposal of Yaz Tablet

  • Keep out of reach of children.
  • Do not use this medicine after the expiry date which is stated on the packet.
  • Do not store it above 25°C.
  • Do not throw the medication via household waste or wastewater. Ask your pharmacist about the proper disposal of medicines no longer required.

Dosage of Yaz Tablet

Overdose

Symptoms of overdose are nausea, vomiting and vaginal bleeding. If you feel any undesirable effect, immediately contact your doctor or visit the nearby hospital.

Missed a Dose

If you have missed your dose, take the Tablet as soon as you remember and then take the following Tablets again at the usual time. If you have forgotten to take a greater number of Tablets, the greate...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Mansi Savla

B. Pharm, PharmD

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: What is the use of Yaz Tablet?

A: It is a birth control pill that is used to prevent pregnancy. It is always be taken as advised by doctor for optimum results.

Q: Can Yaz Tablet be used to get periods immediately?

A: No, Yaz Tablet is not used to get periods, it is a pill that prevents ovulation in women.

Q: Can I use Yaz Tablet to postpone my period?

A: No, you should not take this medicine for any condition without consulting your doctor.
Product Details
Brand
YAZ
Expires on or After
28/02/2024
Last Updated on: 18 May 2022 | 10:41 PM (IST)

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