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... how much estrogen in Yaz birth control pills (1 replies)
... I am at the end of the first pack of yaz and i feel so much better. i was on yasmin for a year and i did not realize how much it was effecting me untill i stopped taking it. ... (137 replies)
... because he thinks it was the higher estrogen causing those side effects but i've been on it for a week and everything else went away on the second day of taking yaz EXCEPT the dryness, and that is the number one side effect i don't want! i was wondering if anyone else has has anything similar happen and if so, what fixed it? ... (0 replies)

... how much estrogen is in yaz compared to other birth control pills (1 replies)
... So. I'm getting married this coming April and I want to be on some form of birth control (I'm a virgin) I was on the pill once (Yaz) for those of you who remember...it was HORRIBLE! I was bleeding non-stop, the doc said it was due to not enough estrogen. And that the only other pills I could take would make me gain weight. I struggle with my weight so I decided not to. So,... (7 replies)
... Another thing to keep in mind with Yasmin and Yaz is that they contain a diuretic, which is supposed to prevent bloating during PMS. ... (7 replies)
... hey, the effectiveness of the yaz is the same as any bc, except the estrogen is a little lower. ... (7 replies)
Yaz Birth Control
Jun 29, 2006
... Hi All - i just ask my dr to switch bc pills b/c i've been on ortho tri cyclen for 9 years. i have heard mixed reviews about being on bc for that long so i asked for a pill that has a lower dose of estrogen. i tried ortho low for 4 months and had terrible side effects besides getting ridiculously emotional i had awful migraines. I am a bit nervous to take this new pill YaZ b/c... (137 replies)
Yaz Birth Control
Jun 26, 2006
... Hello, I just found this site and read all 113 postings about YAZ. In response to your post, I was on Orthro Cyclen (no tri) since '98. My last regular pill of my first month is tomorrow. I didn't start feeling tired until a few days back but things have been stressful lately. HOWEVER, I have had spotting and cramping increasing each day for almost 2 wks now. Today its... (137 replies)
Yaz Birth Control
Jun 26, 2006
... I just visited my OBG today as I have been on Ortho Tri Cyclen for the last 10 years. Yes, that's not a typo - 10 years. I'm a little concerned after reading these posts as some small irregularities with Ortho Tri may be better than what may be in store for me by switching to YAZ. Is there anybody out there that switched from a pill they had been on for a long time to YAZ? ... (137 replies)
... I am confused as to how this pill could have shown a significant weight gain in trials and still consist of the same components of the Yasmin pill (same kind of progestin that caused the diuretic effect) except for the lower dose of estrogen. Furthermore, I believe this pill would have a hard time getting approval if the studies showed significant weight GAIN. At this point,... (137 replies)
Yaz Birth Control
Apr 22, 2006
... The only difference is the estrogen levels. Yasmin has 30mg and yaz has 20mg. Its like ortho tri cyclen and ortho tri cyclen lo. ... (137 replies)
Yaz Birth Control
Apr 18, 2006
... Another difference between Yasmin and Yaz is that Yaz has 24 active pills, and only 4 placebo pills. ... (137 replies)
... ith Mirena. The dose of hormones is so low, plus its locally acting inside your uterus so it's like taking only 2 mini pills per week. That's even lower than the yaz low dose with no estrogen. It's just something to consider. ... (19 replies)
... loestrin because of the lower estrogen levels. ... (8 replies)
... I do trust that you're using it for it's intended purpose, though, and not just to enlarge your breasts, as there can be many unwanted side effects of hormonal birth control. ... (2 replies)
... my friend went bcp (Yaz) for too much estrogen. when first started taking the pill everything was fine then bleed through the pack, similar to ur situation. the doctor gave her high dosage of yaz.so i think ur on the right track of maybe doubling but just in case ASK UR DOCTOR. (1 replies)
... does anyone know if it's the estrogen that I'm lacking or progesterone when you get a migraine during your period... You'd think they'd figure this out by now!!! ... (10 replies)
... 20 mcg. Yasmin has 30 mcg and both have the same type/amount of progestin. (1 replies)
... It contains only 0.02 mg of estrogen, a very low dose. (1 replies)


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