FAQs ABOUT YAMINI
Can I stop taking YAMINI once my symptoms subside?
No. Do not stop taking YAMINI unless your doctor advises you to do so, because sudden termination of YAMINI will not provide any expected results. So kindly use YAMINI as advised by the doctor.
What precautions need to be followed while taking YAMINI?
Before taking YAMINI inform your doctor if you have any family history of breast cancer or are suffering from depression. You must also inform your doctor if you have any liver, kidney or heart problems, blood clots, diabetes, high blood cholesterol or migraine headaches. Regularly monitor your health condition by periodic blood test and breast examination to avoid the risk of side effects while taking YAMINI. Never skip or miss a dose of YAMINI. Do not smoke while using YAMINI as it can increase the risk of side effects.
Is it safe to take YAMINI immediately after delivery?
No. Do not take YAMINI immediately after delivery. Consult your doctor before taking because YAMINI may increase the risk of blood clots in such patients. It is advisable to take YAMINI only after 4 weeks post-delivery. However, consult your doctor before taking it.
Can YAMINI be used in children?
YAMINI should be used with caution in post pubertal female children aged below 18 years. It is not intended for use in male children and in female children who have not attained puberty. Therefore, consult your doctor before taking it.
Can YAMINI be used in post-menopausal women?
YAMINI is a contraceptive pill used to prevent pregnancy. It is not intended for use in post-menopausal women.
Do YAMINI cause cancer?
Studies have shown that YAMINI may cause breast cancer in some individuals. This is predominant particularly in patients who had or have a family of breast cancer. Therefore, inform your doctor if you or anyone of your family member has breast cancer before taking YAMINI as a precaution. Also, during therapy with YAMINI, your doctor would periodically monitor your breasts and overall health to avoid the risk of breast cancer. The risk of breast tumours gradually decreases after stopping YAMINI therapy.
Can the use of YAMINI cause unexpected bleeding?
Yes. Irregular vaginal bleeding or spotting may occur while you are taking YAMINI. Such bleeding may be temporary and usually does not indicate any serious problems. However, consult your doctor if you experience prolonged painful bleeding.
How and when should I take YAMINI?
Take YAMINI strictly as advised by your physician. Swallow YAMINI with a glass of water. YAMINI can be taken with or without meals. Try to take YAMINI at the same time each day. Do not miss any dose of YAMINI in between the therapy, as it may reduce its effectiveness.
Can YAMINI cause abortion?
YAMINI works by suppressing ovulation and fertilization which ultimately leads to menstruation at the end of the menstrual cycle. It is not capable for causing abortion.
Can the use of YAMINI cause depression?
Yes. YAMINI may make you feel depressed. This is because YAMINI works by controlling the hormones which can exerts its influence on the mood and mental health. If you feel depressed, or have thoughts of harming or killing yourself, consult your doctor immediately.
What to do if I forgot to take YAMINI?
If you have missed a dose of YAMINI, take proper safety measures such as usage of condoms to avoid pregnancy. Do not take a double dose of YAMINI to compensate the missed ones. Spotting or sudden bleeding can occur in case if you miss to take YAMINI.
Will the use of YAMINI change the length of menstrual cycle?
Yes. There are changes for sudden spotting or vaginal bleeding while taking YAMINI. But there has been no reported evidence for long menstrual cycles.
Will the use of YAMINI produce complete protection from pregnancy?
Yes. YAMINI will provide complete protection from pregnancy when all the doses are taken correctly and regularly. But, if you miss any dose of YAMINI, it will not be effective, and you may have higher chances of becoming pregnant.
Is the use of condemn necessary while using YAMINI?
No. It is not required to use condemn while taking YAMINI. But if you miss any dose of YAMINI, you should use condoms to prevent unwanted pregnancy.