Active Ingredient(s):Drospirenone + Ethinyl Estradiol FDA Approved: * March 28, 2011 Pharm Company: *SANDOZ Category:Birth Control / Contraceptive
Drospirenone is a progestin medication which is used in birth control pills to prevent pregnancy and in menopausal hormone therapy, among other uses. It is available both alone under the brand name Slynd and in combination with an estrogen under the brand name Yasmin among others. The medication is taken by mouth.
Common side effects include acne, headache, breast tenderness, weig...
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