The popular birth control pills Yaz® / Yasmin® are associated with possibly life-threatening side effects. These include pulmonary embolism, deep vein thrombosis and blood clots.
Yaz®, Yasmin® (Ocella) belong to a group of birth control pills containing d rospirenone, the hormone. Women who have any of the following conditions should tell their doctors before taking Yaz®, Yasmin® or Ocella:
Women who have kidney, liver or adrenal disease should not take Yaz®. It can increase risks for heart attack and other complications. Pregnant women should not take Yaz®, Yasmin or Ocella.
Common, non-life threatening side effects:
More dangerous side-effects:
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