Side Effects

As with any medicine, side effects are possible with Yasmin. However, not everyone who uses the contraceptive will experience side effects. In fact, most people tolerate it quite well. If side effects do occur, in most cases, they are minor and either require no treatment or can easily be treated by you or your healthcare provider. Serious side effects are less common.
Common side effects of Yasmin include, but are not limited to:
  • Headaches
  • Menstrual problems or changes
  • Breast pain
  • Abdominal pain (stomach pain)
  • Nausea.
(Click Yasmin Side Effects to learn more, including potentially serious side effects that you should report immediately to your healthcare provider.)

Drug Interactions With Yasmin

Yasmin can interact with a number of other medications (see Yasmin Drug Interactions).

What Should I Tell My Healthcare Provider?

You should talk with your healthcare provider prior to using Yasmin if you have:
Also, let your healthcare provider know if you:
Make sure to tell your healthcare provider about any other medicines you are taking, including prescription and non-prescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
(Click Yasmin Warnings and Precautions to learn more, including information on who should not take the drug.)
Last reviewed by: Kristi Monson, PharmD
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