Yasmin Side Effects

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  1. link Jasmineeudora
    Yasmin potassium sparing diuretic, aldosterone, mineralocorticoids, potassium levels, high blood pressure
    Anti Androgen and Anti-Mineralocortoid Properties of Yasmin's Ingredients: While I continue learning about Yasmin and its "unique" properties and ingredients, wanted to share some other information that I thought could be helpful for other - 98% more...
    Jasmineeudora- over a year ago - 4 Replies - in Yasmin
  2. link Francois
    If you develop a high potassium level on Yasmin, your kidney (renal glomerular) function should be checked, most simply by a blood creatinine level,as blocking aldosterone in the presence of subnormal renal function can cause potassium (and creatinin - 60% more...
    Francois- over a year ago
  3. link Elaine1234
    Yasmin calm eating, natural hormone, suicidal thoughts, duds, estradiol
    Hi everyone, I said i'd give you an update on my last post dated Jan 25th just incase maybe it might be of help to someone. After my last post i was finished completely with Yasmin i'd had enough of my life wasted on the drug and i would completely a - 90% more...
    Elaine1234- over a year ago - 3 Replies - in Yasmin
  4. link Darb
    I too have been on Qlaira for only one month now, bleeding is very light at the end of the packet. :) no other side effects besides a little emotional, and this is normal for me the week before my period. I feel heavier/fatter, but it may be just wat - 30% more...
    Darb- over a year ago
  5. link Cjanes
    Needs to be taken off the market!
    This pill caused such severe depression and anxiety! I had no idea that it was the pill until someone else told me that had the same problem, a few months after getting off of it.. I instantly felt better.. The depression was so bad, I found myself c - 61% more...
    Cjanes- over a year ago - in Yasmin
  6. link Okaylz
    Yasmin and weight gain, anxiety and stress
    I started taking Yasmin in October 2011. It's my first week off of it, going to the doctor today to try another pill and discuss with her what was going wrong. I weighed 71kg before I started taking it I had lost 9 kg from January 2011 by the worse e - 83% more...
    Okaylz- over a year ago - 4 Replies - in Yasmin
  7. link Rebecca1979
    P.s. I am seeing an Endocrinologist in December to try to work out what's going on. Maybe it's worth you doing the same? A lot of people posting on here think there maybe links between this pill and hypothyroid.
    Rebecca1979- over a year ago
  8. link Rebecca1979
    Hi, How are you doing now? I was a healthy 32 year old who was slim and enjoyed exercise. After taking Yaz for a year, I started having bad swelling in my calves, so I decided to come off the pill. 6 months on, the swelling has spread to my thighs, a - 64% more...
    Rebecca1979- over a year ago
  9. link Sarahbaby
    i wish you compliment of the season with great joy in my heart for coming in contact with you and i have a special reason of contacting you which i will make known to you when i get your respond o my email address (sarahissa130@yahoo.com) there i wil - 27% more...
    Sarahbaby- over a year ago
  10. link Rebecca1979
    Yasmin withdrawal hell!
    Hi, thank you to everyone who has posted on this site. I was a healthy 32 year old who was slim and enjoyed exercise. I had been taking Yaz for about 12 months when my calves started swelling. I came off the drug immediately (six months ago), but sin - 74% more...
    Rebecca1979- over a year ago - in Yasmin
  11. link Chrissy34
    Yasmin migraine pain, yaz, vertigo, rash on, brown blotches
    I am a 34 year old and have been taking Yaz for almost a year. I had some minor side effects until this past month when everything came apart at the seams. I do not know if yaz is the culprit - but the number of women with the EXACT SAME SYMPTOMS as - 96% more...
    Chrissy34- over a year ago - 24 Replies - in Yasmin
  12. link Twinkletoes38541
    Hey girls.....i started taking yasmin when i was 15...am now 24....i took it for years and had no bad side effects....but that was then....in the last year i have started having major side effects......i have blackouts almost every time i stand up fo - 64% more...
    Twinkletoes38541- over a year ago
  13. link Ejr
    YAZ and eczema breakouts on face!
    Hi girls, I myself have noticed a possible link between the Yaz Pill and eczema. I never had eczema as a kid, it only developed when I started taking the Estelle birth control pill at the start of last year. I took a trip to a dermatologist, asked th - 71% more...
    Ejr- over a year ago - in Yasmin
  14. link Mfarzam
    Anyone taking Yasmin experiencing gum disease?
    I was wondering if anyone taking Yasmin has experienced periodontal disease or gum disease, inflamed gums, bleeding gums, tooth movement?
    Mfarzam- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Yasmin
  15. link Mizz25
    Just saw this posting. I was on Yasmin for 2 years and stopped over a year ago. After which my face aroundy mouth has broken out bad and nothing helps it. The dentist also informed me I have periodontal disease. Before taking Yasmin I was told my tee - 8% more...
    Mizz25- over a year ago
  16. link Understandingyaz
    Yasmin hormonal issues, good god, couple of days, girls, ortho tri lo
    Hi all! I just began taking YAZ two weeks ago and things were fine up until two days ago. I started experiencing itching on several parts of my boy an last night, realized I had hives on my waist at my back, near my underarms and have serious itching - 61% more...
    Understandingyaz- over a year ago - 55 Replies - in Yasmin
  17. link Deb.vghn@live.com
    Reading all this is way to familiar for me. Been on Yaz for 3 weeks, went camping broke out in a severe allergic reaction and have visited the local hospital twice in two days. Have stopped Yaz on antihistamine and prednisone. Proberbly have to leave - 58% more...
    Deb.vghn@live.com- over a year ago
  18. link Rdkill31
    Update on "Yasmin almost killed me!"
    Recap: 2004 started taking Yasmin 2006 DVT and bilateral pulmonary embolisms 2007 taken off of blood thinner 2008 put back on blood thinner due to permanent damage from DVT Blood thinner side effects that I have had: Coumadin brain... Trouble staying - 75% more...
    Rdkill31- over a year ago - in Yasmin
  19. link Ellaumbrella
    anyone else on yasminelle?
    I started taking Yasminelle (its dosage is much lower than Yasmin's) about 5-6 months ago; the side-effects I endured during the first two months keep coming back as soon as I start a new packet. Side effects such as nausea during the first week of t - 67% more...
    Ellaumbrella- over a year ago - 13 Replies - in Yasmin
  20. link Sax13
    Does anyone, saw a difference in there weight ? If it decreased ? Cause it says that you shouldn't gain weight with it, but I'm 10kilos more.. in less then 8months.Even water retention.
    Sax13- over a year ago
  21. link Becks2012
    Yasmin side effects
    I have been on Yasmin for 4 months now and I have experienced photosensitivity every time I have been in the sun for more than 10 minutes. At first I thought this was me suddenly developing a sun allergy, but during the same time I have had melasma p - 71% more...
    Becks2012- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Yasmin
  22. link Zoodles89
    Yasmin breast reduction surgery, family genetics, chronic discomfort, yeast infection, yeast infections
    I am 21 years old and was on Yasmin starting at age 18 and was switched to the generic form Ocella about a year ago. I was happy with Yasmin initially - I had no side effects after starting the pills, and for the first few months experienced no probl - 90% more...
    Zoodles89- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Yasmin
  23. link Mido123
    I was on Yasmin for 3 years to treat acne. At the age of 17, my breasts went from a 28E to a 28FF in the first year and a half. I went up to a 30G at one point but that was more so down to weight gain - which I was thrilled about if i'm completely ho - 65% more...
    Mido123- over a year ago
  24. link Courtneym
    So depressed because of Yasmin?
    Im on yasmin 2 years now and im 19 years old. The past few weeks I have been so depressed! I have all the signs of depression from the feeling of hopelessness to the non stop crying for no reason! The strange thing is as soon as I go to bed I feel al - 54% more...
    Courtneym- over a year ago - 3 Replies - in Yasmin
  25. link Mido123
    I had severe depression before taking Yasmin, which I believed to be a side effect of acne tablets I was on. When taking Yasmin (as an alternative to treat acne) I was still pretty depressed, but after years of serious depression I figured it was jus - 73% more...
    Mido123- over a year ago
  26. link Ellaumbrella
    Yasmin taking the pills, breast pain, queasy, nausea, birth control
    I started taking Yasminelle (its dosage is much lower than Yasmin's) about 5-6 months ago; the side-effects I endured during the first two months keep coming back as soon as I start a new packet. Side effects such as nausea during the first week of t - 67% more...
    Ellaumbrella- over a year ago - 20 Replies - in Yasmin
  27. link Mg91
    i see, well mine wasnt just heart burn, i also found it difficult to swallow and had dyspepsia. anyways now im not on it anymore and the prob i have is how to lose the weight i gained :(
    Mg91- over a year ago
  28. link Caz 81
    HI Mg91, I used to never get feelings of heart burn before. But now I do. Darting esophagus pain. Ive been on yasminelle for about 7-8 months. I feel really emotional and upset the week before my period. Always the week before.
    Caz 81- over a year ago
  29. link Solisa
    DIANETTE & YASMIN: frightening
    Well where do I start? I was prescribed DIANETTE at 16 (I'm now 21) for mainly acne which it cleared. However, I remember a lot of weird things that happened to me during that time which I hadn't linked to the pill, but it makes me wonder ... I remem - 89% more...
    Solisa- over a year ago - 3 Replies - in Yasmin
  30. link Pottyfish
    Googled "dianette, pain in hands, dizziness" because I'm experiencing the same. Arms going to sleep in the night. Going to stop but reluctantly... Skin problems are a nightmare. Not worth the worrying (dangerous??) side effects though. The - 20% more...
    Pottyfish- over a year ago
  31. link Kay21
    Yasmin muscle cramps, heart rate, hair loss, blood pressure, acne
    Post your symptoms since stopping Yasmin!!! Hey everyone it's Kay21 here and I just wanted to post my 3 month off Yasmin update. Because stopping the pill is a hard decision, I figured we should all post are updates here to help/support those who are - 87% more...
    Kay21- over a year ago - 105 Replies - in Yasmin
  32. link Crangel
    Was on Yasmin for 5.5 years, stopped taking it about 5-6 months ago. Nothing major at first; I got some acne, but we must all understand that this is actually kind of good -- a sign of the detox process. I was on Yasmin for the birth control, and had - 88% more...
    Crangel- over a year ago
  33. link Crangel
    Was on Yasmin for 5.5 years, stopped taking it about 5-6 months ago. Nothing major at first; I got some acne, but we must all understand that this is actually kind of good -- a sign of the detox process. I was on Yasmin for the birth control, and had - 86% more...
    Crangel- over a year ago
  34. link Cici587
    Yasmin food allergy, decreased sex drive, yaz, hives, migraines
    Where do I begin??? I have been taking Yaz for six months. Migraines! The worst migraines ever, I cannot function for one full day and sometimes more, the pain was so intolerable. Hives! For the past two months, I keep thinking that I had a food alle - 82% more...
    Cici587- over a year ago - 34 Replies - in Yasmin
  35. link Janey1984
    hi,i also took yasmin and within a few weeks i broke out in hives all over my stomach it was horrible very itchy , but i didnt think at the time it was because of yasmin , i went to docs and they said it was food allergy and just gave me some cream w - 68% more...
    Janey1984- over a year ago
  36. link Ns
    Yasmin grand mal seizure, thyroid hormones, thyroid medications, low thyroid, family doctors
    My other messages didn't post so I'll try again--- Depending on where you look, oral contraceptives are contra-indicated for use with thyroid medications. Estrogens bind with thyroid hormones so your body can't use them-- then you sufer the effects o - 89% more...
    Ns- over a year ago - 3 Replies - in Yasmin
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    Anonymous- over a year ago
  38. link Kristinala
    Hi! I took Yasmin for several month, like for 2 or 3 month and I had a Seizure!!! (my bf saw it, when I went to sleep, because I don't remember it.) I had my tongue bitten all over, that's how I know I had (I have seizures). I stopped take Yasmin, bu - 70% more...
    Kristinala- over a year ago