Yaz Side Effects

Side effects and experiences with Yaz by users like you. Post Yours Now.
  1. link Zakkwylde43007
    Smbravo- I know this post was a long time ago but hopefully you will reply to me.You said you have been on it for 4 years? I have been on Yaz for 3 years then BeYaz for 2 years. 4 years ago I started having chronic diarehha everyday for no reason. I - 61% more...
    Zakkwylde43007- over a year ago
  2. link Smbravo
    stacey - I started taking yaz;4 years ago. I wanted a lower dose of estrogen bc that was healthier. I have good skin so it just stayed that way, my periods were shorter and no cramps or anything. I had no sex drive but thought it was bc of stress fro - 86% more...
    Smbravo- over a year ago
  3. link Malin
    i've had the same symptoms on Yaz. My bloodsugar is up and down,i feel like i need to eat all the time. I have severe anxity. my joints hurt so much i have a hard time getting up outto bed. my breasts hurt,i'm extremly tired all the time. I get short - 59% more...
    Malin- over a year ago
  4. link Smmarco
    Yaz stomach cramping, minimal side effects, acne
    I've been taking YAZ for about 3 months now and at first had stomach cramping but only for about 1 week. Otherwise I have had minimal side effects I am pretty much thrilled with this pill. The only thing that I am concerned about is, I've never reall - 58% more...
    Smmarco- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Yaz
  5. link Starshinebabe11
    I have been on yaz for 4 days and im tired and cloudy, my boobs are sensative and my stomach hurts all day along with no appetite, i hope it gets better! This is my 6th BC i have tried:((
    Starshinebabe11- over a year ago
  6. link Rmorriso
    Anxiety and "empty" feelings don't entirely go away
    I took the yaz pill for about 3 months 3 years ago (i am now almost 23) and I noticed in the span of four days (during which I had zero stress and was madly in love w my boyfriend) I started crying for no reason and lost that madly-in-love feeling, a - 81% more...
    Rmorriso- over a year ago - in Yaz
  7. link Jessalynxoxo
    Increase in smell sensitivity, yeast infections, ZERO sex drive
    I've been on yaz for 4 months now and have been trying to find "the right pill for me" for over a year. Everything I take either makes me sick, crazy, has gross side effects, or all of the above. Every month I've been on yaz I have had diff - 81% more...
    Jessalynxoxo- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Yaz
  8. link Trying to Be Positive
    Question for Yaz poster
    Hello- I feel like I ma having similar side effects from my pill - Ortho TriCyclen. Since i am a young woman and quite vain, the most concerning to me is the hair loss. Once you went off the pill, did you experiecne the "dread shed" also, h - 42% more...
    Trying to Be Positive- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Yaz
  9. link Sam2412
    Off yaz for a year and still having problems
    So I started taking yaz about a year and a half ago for my acne. When I started it I began to retain alot of water and was bloated all the time and could never go to the bathroom. I tried laxatives and all they did was relieve me for a few hours. I a - 80% more...
    Sam2412- over a year ago - 5 Replies - in Yaz
  10. link Sam2412
    When did you start to lose weight??....did you eat everytime you were hungry or just how much you thought you should be eating. I am tempted to get on a diet pill but I know they are so bad for you.
    Sam2412- over a year ago
  11. link Bettchic025
    I've been off Yaz for almost two years now, and I am finally starting to feel like myself again. Although I'm still about ten pounds heavier than I was before I started Yaz, I am now able to lose weight - in a healthy manner. I was always hungry afte - 59% more...
    Bettchic025- over a year ago
  12. link Sam2412
    Your english is totally fine. I am still not better. I have been scoped and probed and we can not figure it out! I still have this horrible hunger I cant fix no matter how much I eat. Its like my food goes strait through my stomach on the way to its - 52% more...
    Sam2412- over a year ago
  13. link Elisabethxy
    sorry for my english I am not a native speaker
    Elisabethxy- over a year ago
  14. link Elisabethxy
    Hi, I have really the same problems I just stopped to taking yaz for the same reason, I dont know what happends I gained 15 pounds as well but in three months and I have serious stoma problems I saw many doctors but anyone dont know what is wrong. I - 43% more...
    Elisabethxy- over a year ago
  15. link Jnc
    burning sensation
    FOR ALMOST A YEAR I HAVE BEEN SUFFERING FROM BURNING SENSATION FROM THE FINGURES OF MY BOTH LEGS TO UPPER PORTION OF MY THIGH. IT REDUCE CONSIDERABLY WHILE WALKING,BUT INCREASES AT REST CONDITION. NOW FOR PAST 4 MONTHS THIS BURNING SENSATION EXTEND U - 52% more...
    Jnc- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Yaz
  16. link Krzyzaniak4
    I have had the same problem. I stopped taking Yaz and all my symptoms have cleared up. Do you take Yaz? I I would stop taking it immediately if you do and see if your symptoms clear up. Hope this helps.
    Krzyzaniak4- over a year ago
  17. link Amynky
    Yaz small breasts, losing my hair, losing my mind, oily skin, hair loss
    nausea, headache, anxiety, hairloss, hairloss, oh yea; major hairloss, light headed. I was on yaz for 3 months, all side effects had went away except for the hair loss. I stopped taking the pill mid pack, i was scared of losing my hair. My Dr. said t - 76% more...
    Amynky- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Yaz
  18. link Abby56
    Hello, I was wondering how you were doing and whether your hair grew back. I was on Yaz for only 2 months and went off due to heart palpitations and overall sick feeling. Then 2 months after stopping the pill my hair started falling out in ropes. I d - 64% more...
    Abby56- over a year ago
  19. link Vaidulkausa
    Yaz signs of depression, zero sex, coming off the pill, anxiety attack, insane behavior
    So i've been taking Yaz for three month now. Being uninformed of the side effects I dealt with them since they creaped in in a slow progression. Until couple of days ago I went completely crazy, broke up with the man I love since I dint know that zer - 75% more...
    Vaidulkausa- over a year ago - 7 Replies - in Yaz
  20. link Whattodo89
    I am feeling the exact same way! I thought i was going through sometime, i'm depressed, having these feelings about the man I am in love with that I have never had before. Crying for anything...am stopping the pill right now! How long did it take to - 8% more...
    Whattodo89- over a year ago
  21. link Lynncl542
    Pay attention when using Yaz....
    I've posted before about my horrible experience with Yaz and the two years it took to get my body back to some state of normal. I just want to say, if you take this pill and experience the side effects right away, talk to your doctor and go off of it - 71% more...
    Lynncl542- over a year ago - in Yaz
  22. link Adownard
    Yaz nausea and fatigue, allergic rhinitis, sinus infections, pregnancy tests, respiratory problems
    I have been on yaz for several years. I switched from Yasmin to yaz when it came out. I have gained about 20 pounds since I've been on yaz. Even dieting and exercising, I have found it hard to maintain my weight, and I have never had this problem bef - 74% more...
    Adownard- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Yaz
  23. link Thalse
    I have been taking Yaz now for several months, and for the FIRST time in my 40 yrs, I am battling against my weight. I gained about 3kg in about 4 day (thats more than 6pounds). My boobs are huge- busting out of a E cup. I am normally sitting quite h - 84% more...
    Thalse- over a year ago
  24. link Myangelreba
    Yaz going off the pill, breasts, supplements, diet
    Has anyone experienced constipation AFTER you stopped taking YAZ? Since going off the pill I have felt like a new person emotionally and mentally. But I've been plagued with the constipation. I am working on it with my diet and supplements. My breast - 38% more...
    Myangelreba- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Yaz
  25. link Rosee44
    I was on yaz for about 5 months and had never taken the pill before. It gave me diarrhea for about the first month or so, and I discovered an allergy to gluten (wheat) while on it. I stopped eating gluten and felt so much better, but I began having c - 59% more...
    Rosee44- over a year ago
  26. link Juliamj
    Stomach Problems and Anxiety
    After taking YAZ for 6 months I began having serious nausea and stomach problems like diarrhea and discomfort for no real reason. It's been going on for 3 months now and I have seen my doctor, a GI specialist and even a counselor - because like MANY - 77% more...
    Juliamj- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Yaz
  27. link Juliamj
    By the way, I called the Bayer Healthcare Pharmaceuticals line to report my "adverse effect or product complaint" @ 1-888-84Bayer (1-888-842-2937), don't know if its going to do anything, but I don't think this pill should be offered to any - 28% more...
    Juliamj- over a year ago
  28. link Hornco
    YAZ/food allergies and extreme fatigue/moodiness - with a solution!
    I took YAZ for 9 months this year and in retrospect, I can see how connected it is with severe symptoms I had. It cleared up my skin and made my periods regular, which is of course what I noticed most about it. But about 3 or so months after starting - 91% more...
    Hornco- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Yaz
  29. link Juliamj
    O.M.G. I feel so blessed I found this website and read your post. I HAVE BEEN HAVING THE SAME STORY as you. After 6 months on YAZ I randomly have been having nausea, diarrhea, and was so scared to eat anything because of the nausea. I had stool sampl - 69% more...
    Juliamj- over a year ago
  30. link Malin
    I'm right there with you. I thought I got artrithis. my whole body hurt. tired,moody. sever anxity and the stomach,yes it's exactly what you just wrote. but my acne did get better. I'm never ever ever taking them again!!!! I have almost ruined my mar - 37% more...
    Malin- over a year ago
  31. link Lisam
    Yaz yaz side effects, stomach walls, glass shards, stomach virus, severe stomach pain
    Hello! My name is Lisa and I had a HORRIBLE experience with Yaz. I took Yaz for 2 months after 3 months of Seasonique. I had switched because Seasonique made me extremely moody (all of a sudden I hated everyone on the planet). My OB gave me a few mon - 90% more...
    Lisam- over a year ago - 5 Replies - in Yaz
  32. link Batur8267
    I have been taking Yaz for about two years now. About 2 months ago I spent the whole month spotting, my period came like normal. For the past 3 weeks I have severe pain in my lower left abdomen and also what feels like a bubble in my chest right belo - 53% more...
    Batur8267- over a year ago
  33. link Helpwithyazsideeffects
    Yaz iron defiency anemia, irritable bowel syndrome, symptoms of irritable bowel syndrome, celiac disease, muscle pain
    Ok-let me just say that I am so happy that I have found this website and so many other people out there with negative symptoms as a result from taking Yaz. (I WORK FOR AN OB/GYN!) When I was young, I was diagnosed with iron deficiency anemia (EXTREME - 87% more...
    Helpwithyazsideeffects- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Yaz
  34. link Rose2011
    I was also on Yaz for two years. I went off of it in February 2010 and have suffered ever since. The fatigue was the worst, and the bloating, gas and diarrhea was incessant. I have since gone on the Candida diet because I thought it might be fungal o - 59% more...
    Rose2011- over a year ago