Drospirenone - Generic Yasmin

Birth Control Pill

Drospirenone (Yasmin) - What Is it?

Drospirenone (Yasmin) is a mix of 2 hormones: an estrogen & progestin (drospirenone). This product was designed to prevent pregnancy. The way it works is simply preventing the release of an egg (ovulation) during women's period. It also makes the vaginal fluid more dense preventing sperm from reaching an egg. I also changes the lining of the uterus preventing a fertilized egg to be attached. Unattached fertilized egg gets passed out of the body.

Drospirenone is a compound that is designed to simulate that effect of progesterone. This is the one that compound uses in several birth control pills example of this one is Yasmin. However, with drospirenone present in the product, it can affect womenís health with several side effects. You can find out more about those below.


Using this medication does not protect you or your partner against sexually transmitted diseases (such as HIV, gonorrhea, chlamydia).

Yasmin is a birth control pill - combination of 2 Hormones: estrogen & drospirenone

Birth Control with Yasmin - How does it work?

Yasmin (Drospirenone) should be taken orally with or without food. Adviced dosage is one pill per day. Time of the day does not really matter  - Pick an hour and, and take your pill at the same time every day, in 24 hours intervals. Taking drospirenone after your supper or at bedtime may help decrease nausea.

Follow the package instructions to find the first tablet, start with the first tablet in the pack, and take them in the correct order. Under no circumstances should you skip any doses. Pregnancy is more likely if you miss pills, start a new pack late, or take your pill at a different time of the day than usual.



Each pack of the pills contains 21 pills with active drospirenone. It may also contain 7 or more reminder pills (without drospirenoene hormone) at . Take one active pill once daily for 21 days in a row. If your pack has 28 tablets, take a reminder pill once daily for 7 days in a row after you have taken the last active pill unless otherwise directed by your doctor. If you are using a product with 21 tablets, do not take any tablets for 7 days unless otherwise directed by your doctor. You should have your period usually within 3 days after you take the last active tablet in the cycle. After you have taken the last reminder pill in the pack or gone 7 days without taking an active tablet, start a new pack the next day whether or not you have your period. If you do not get your period, consult your gp.

How Effective is YAsmin PILL?

Yasmin is more than 99% effective when taken correctly. Of course

Wondering if Yasmin is a Birth Control Pill for You?

Please consider the facts below:

Yasmin Pills are Easy To Use

One pill a day, any time of the day maintaining the 24h hour intervals.

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Safe to Use

It is as safe as most of the contraceptive birth control pills available on the market.

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Drospirenone is Extremely Effective

Yasmin (Drospirenone) is more than 99% effective. 

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Side Effects of USing Drospirenone (Yasmin generic)?

Is taking Yasmin pills (Drospirenone) Safe?

Generic Yasmin Pills - Side Effects

Contraceptive or birth control pills that contain drospirenone can also give women hyperkalemia where your body can have an abnormal level of potassium within your bloodstream. Woman health may In risk if she takes this pill along with drugs or products containing an increase of potassium level in their body. 

Unintended side effects like discussed above are the liver disease, kidney disease and also blood clots. Some side effects might seem to be minor on the first but when not monitored this can lead to serious problems. Blood clots are risky when not attended by a physician it can block your heart, brain, lungs and other organs. When your heart stops receiving blood because of the blood clot it can lead to a heart attack. Also with a blood clot over your brain, this can result in having a stroke. Other common side effects are: headache, changes in mentrual periods, breast tenderness, mood changes.

Every contreaceptive pill on the market has some side effects - so has Yasmin