Dianette Pills 2mcg/35mcg
- Combined Oral Contraceptive That Treats Acne And Excess Hair Growth
- Active Ingredient: Cyproterone Acetate (Anti-Androden/Progesterone) And Ethinylestradol (Oestrogen)
- Over 99% Effective Pregnancy Control Method
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Dianette Pills are a combined oral contraceptive that contain ethinylestradol (oestrogen) and cyproterone acetate (an anti-androgen and progesterone). Androgens are hormones that stimulate the production of oil in the skin and body hair.
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What is Dianette Used For?
A common question we get is what is dianette used for?
It can be used to treat skin conditions such as acne, very oily skin and excessive hair growth in women of reproductive age.
Dianette does have contraceptive properties and because of that it should only be prescribed if your doctor considers that treatment with a hormonal contraceptive is appropriate. Also, it should only be taken if any skin conditions haven’t responded or improved when using other anti-acne treatments.
Furthermore, Dianette can also be used to treat women who are experiencing the symptoms of Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS) as it can help with regulating periods.
Dianette Contraceptive Pill
The Dianette Contraceptive pill is a 21 days pill. It is taken each day for 21 days, followed by seven days when you take no pills. Using dianette contraceptive pill will not protect you from sexually transmitted infections, such as chlamydia or HIV.
It should only be taken as directed to prevent pregnancy.
Dianette For Acne
Dianette for acne contains two ingredients called Cyproterone acetate and ethinylestradiol. Cyproterone acetate is a medicine called an anti-androgen. Androgens are male sex hormones that stimulate the growth of skin, including sebaceous glands that produce oil (sebum), and the hair that grows from the skin.
Cyproterone works by reducing the production and actions of androgens and as a result, reduces the production of sebum and stops excessive hair growth.
The skin should become less greasy/oily within a couple of weeks of taking Dianette for acne. It may also take up to three months of Dianette treatment before any definite improvement can be seen.
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Dianette Side Effects
Like with all medicine, Dianette Side Effects can occur but these aren’t experienced by everyone. If you experience any of these Dianette side effects, especially if any of them are getting progressively worse, immediately stop and speak to your doctor as soon as possible.
Below is a list of Dianette Side Effects experienced more, or less when people have taken the Dianette contraceptive pill.
The following are serious side effects and you should see a doctor straight away if any of them are experienced.
Severe depression, blood clots, severe allergic reaction, breast cancer, cervix cancer, liver problems.
The following is a list of less serious side effects –
- Feeling sick
- Stomach ache
- Putting on weight
- Depressive moods or mood swings
- Sore or painful breasts
- Being sick and stomach upsets
- Fluid retention
- Loss of interest in sex
- Breast enlargement
- Skin rash, which may be itchy
- Poor tolerance of contact lenses
- Losing weight
- Increase interest in sex
- Vaginal or breast discharge
- Venous blood clot
Some people may look for a dianette alternative because they get strong side effects from taking it or they aren’t allowed to take anymore.
Some recommended Dianette Alternative include Yasmin and Marvelon.
How to Take Dianette
A guide on how to take Dianette.
A pack of Dianette contains one memo strip of 21 tablets or three memo strips of 21 tablets. The memo strip helps you remember when to take your pill.
The pack is marked with a day of the week on which each pill should be taken. Following the direction of the arrow printed on the pack you should take one pill each day for the next 21 days until the strip is empty.
You then have seven days when you do not take a pull. During those seven pill-free days, on day two or three, you’ll have menstruation like withdrawal bleeding.
Start the next strip on the eighth day (following the seven pill-free days) – even if the bleeding has not yet ended. As long as you take Dianette correctly, you will always start each new strip on the same day of the week, and you will always have your monthly period on the same on the month.
For more information on how to take Dianette, please check the patient information leaflet included with the box.
Dianette Contraceptive Pill Effectiveness
Dianette Contraceptive Pill Effectiveness can be very effective or not depending on how the individual reacts to treatment. Acne improvement can take anywhere between weeks to months, varying from person to person.
Whilst some people may see a sudden improvement, Dianette Contraceptive Pill effectiveness can also cause side effects and risks that may not seem appropriate to your doctor or self.
Alternatives to Dianette
Dianette or Yasmin is usually decided by your doctor. When choosing Dianette or Yasmin your doctor may factor in other medical decisions such as whether or not you are more prone to acne. Also, after a period of time you might switch from Dianette or Yasmin because of other side effects, such as weight gain.
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How to Use Dianette
Dianette comes in strips of 21 pills, each marked with a day of the week.
- Take your Dianette pill at the same time every day.
- Start by taking a pill marked with the correct day of the week.
- Follow the direction of the arrows on the strip. Take one pill each day, until you have finished all 21 pills.
- Swallow each Dianette pill whole, with water if necessary. Do not chew the pill.
Then have seven pill-free days
After you have taken all 21 pills in the strip, you have seven days when you take no pills.
Within a few days of taking the last pill from the strip, you should have a withdrawal bleed like a period. This bleed may not have finished when it is time to start your next strip of pills.
You don’t need to use extra contraception during these seven pill-free days – as long as you have taken your pills correctly and start the next strip of pills on time.
The combined oral contraceptive pill is usually just called “the pill”. It contains the female hormones oestrogen and progesterone, which women produce naturally in their ovaries.
The Combined pill is over 99% effective at preventing pregnancy.
The usual way to take the pill is to take one every day for 21 days, then stop for seven days, and during this week you have a period-type bleed. You start taking the pill again after seven days.
You need to take the pill at around the same time every day. You could get pregnant if you don’t do this, or if you miss a pill, or vomit or have severe diarrhoea.
Some medicines may make the pill less effective. Check with your doctor if you’re taking any other tablets.
If you have heavy periods or painful periods, PMS (premenstrual syndrome) or endometriosis the combined pill may help.
The pill does not protect against sexually transmitted infections (STIs), so using a condom as well will help to protect you against STIs.
How the combined pill works
1) prevents the ovaries from releasing an egg each month (ovulation).
2)thickens the mucus in the neck of the womb, so it is harder for sperm to penetrate the womb and reach an egg
3)thins the lining of the womb, so there is less chance of a fertilised egg implanting into the womb and being able to grow
There are many different brands of pill, made up of three main types:
Monophasic 21-day pills
This is the most common type. Each pill has the same amount of hormone in it. One pill is taken each day for 21 days and then no pills are taken for the next seven days. Microgynon, Marvelon, Yasmin and Cilest are examples of this type of pill.
Phasic 21-day pills
Phasic pills contain two or three sections of different coloured pills in a pack. Each section contains a different amount of hormones. One pill is taken each day for 21 days and then no pills are taken for the next seven days. Phasic pills need to be taken in the right order. Logynon is an example of this type of pill.
Every day (ED) pills
There are 21 active pills and seven inactive (dummy) pills in a pack. The two types of pill look different. One pill is taken each day for 28 days with no break between packets of pills. Every day pills need to be taken in the right order. Microgynon ED is an example of this type of pill.
Follow the instructions that come with your packet. If you have any questions, ask your GP, practice nurse or pharmacist.
What to do if you miss a pill
If you continue to be sick, keep using another form of contraception until you’ve taken the pill again for seven days without vomiting.
Who can use the combined pill
If there are no medical reasons why you cannot take the pill, and you don’t smoke, you can take the pill until your menopause. However, the pill is not suitable for all women. To find out whether the pill is right for you, talk to your GP, practice nurse or pharmacist.
You should not take the pill if you:
smoke and are 35 or older
stopped smoking less than a year ago and are 35 or older
are very overweight
take certain medicines (ask your GP or a health professional at a contraception clinic about this)
You should also not take the pill if you have (or have had):
thrombosis (a blood clot) in a vein, for example in your leg or lungs
stroke or any other disease that narrows the arteries
anyone in your close family having a blood clot under the age of 45
a heart abnormality or heart disease, including high blood pressure
severe migraines, especially with aura (warning symptoms)
disease of the gallbladder or liver
diabetes with complications or diabetes for the past 20 years
Risks of taking the combined pill
There are some risks associated with using the combined contraceptive pill. However, these risks are small and, for most women, the benefits of the pill outweigh the risks.
The oestrogen in the pill may cause your blood to clot more readily. If a blood clot develops, it could cause:
deep vein thrombosis (clot in your leg)
pulmonary embolus (clot in your lung)
The risk of getting a blood clot is very small, but your doctor will check if you have certain risk factors that before prescribing the pill.
The pill can be taken with caution if you have one of the risk factors below. It is unlikely you would be advised to take it if you have two or more risk factors.
being 35 years old or over
being a smoker or having quit smoking in the past year
being very overweight (in women with a BMI of 35 or over, the risks of using the pill usually outweigh the benefits)
having migraines (you should not take the pill if you have severe or regular migraine attacks, especially if you get aura or a warning sign before an attack)
having high blood pressure
having had a blood clot or stroke in the past
having a close relative who had a blood clot when they were younger than 45
being immobile for a long time – for example, in a wheelchair or with a leg in plaster
Research is ongoing into the link between breast cancer and the pill. Research suggests that users of all types of hormonal contraception have a slightly higher chance of being diagnosed with breast cancer compared with women who do not use them. However, 10 years after you stop taking the pill, your risk of breast cancer goes back to normal.
Research has also suggested a link between the pill and the risk of developing cervical cancer and a rare form of liver cancer. However, the pill does offer some protection against developing womb (endometrial) cancer, ovarian cancer and colon cancer.
Like all medicines, Dianette can cause side effects, although not everybody gets them. If
you get any side effect, particularly if severe and persistent, or have any change to your
health that you think may be due to Dianette, please talk to your doctor.
An increased risk of blood clots in your veins (venous thromboembolism (VTE)) or
blood clots in your arteries (arterial thromboembolism (ATE)) is present for all women
taking combined hormonal contraceptives. For more detailed information on the different
risks from taking combined hormonal contraceptives please see section 2 “What you need
to know before you take Dianette”.
The following is a list of the side effects that have been linked with the use of Dianette:
4.1 Serious side effects – see a doctor straight away
Although, it is not considered a direct side effect of Dianette, some women have reported
feeling depressed whilst taking Dianette. In very rare cases this has been associated with
thoughts of ending their lives. If you develop severe depression, you should stop Dianette
as a precaution, and see your doctor straight away.
Signs of a blood clot:
an unusual sudden cough;
severe pain in the chest which may reach the left arm;
any unusual, severe, or long-lasting headache or worsening of migraine;
partial or complete loss of vision, or double vision;
slurring or speech disability;
sudden changes to your hearing, sense of smell, or taste;
dizziness or fainting;
weakness or numbness in any part of your body;
severe pain in your abdomen;
severe pain or swelling in either of your legs.
Signs of a severe allergic reaction or worsening of hereditary angioedema:
swelling of the hands, face, lips, mouth, tongue or throat. A swollen
tongue/throat may lead to difficulty swallowing and breathing
a red bumpy rash (hives) and itching.
Signs of breast cancer include:
dimpling of the skin
changes in the nipple
any lumps you can see or feel.
Signs of cancer of the cervix include:
vaginal discharge that smells and/or contains blood
unusual vaginal bleeding
Signs of severe liver problems include:
severe pain in your stomach
yellow skin or eyes (jaundice)
inflammation of the liver (hepatitis)
your whole body starts itching.
For a full list of side effects see Patient information leaflet.