Yasmin (drospirenone/Ethinyl estradiol) is a prescription birth control medication. Yasmin works to prevent pregnancy by preventing ovulation as well as altering your uterine lining and cervical mucus which makes it more difficult for sperm to reach the uterus and for a fertilized egg to attach to the uterus. Yasmin comes in packets of 21 and 28. Both Yasmin 21 and 28 contain 21 active medication pills. Yasmin 28 also contains 7 reminder pills.
Always read the medication information and instructions before using this medication.
Always follow your doctor’s directions.
Make sure to tell your doctor:
Other information you should also know:
Common side effects of Yasmin:
If you have any of the following Yasmin side effects, seek medical help:
What is the difference between Yasmin 21 and Yasmin 28?
Yasmin 21 and Yasmin 21 both contain 21 active medication pills. Yasmin 28 also contains 7 reminder pills to take every day between medication cycles. When taking Yasmin 21, wait 7 days between cycles without taking any pills.
What is the strength of Yasmin?
Both Yasmin 21 and Yasmin 28 come in strength of 3+0.03mg.