Dianette Co-Cyprindiol

Dianette is a medicine used to treat excessive hair growth and severe manifestations of acne in women. Dianette tablets also ...
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About Dianette Co-Cyprindiol Tablets

Acne is a common skin condition which is often treated by skin creams or antibiotic tablets. You will have been prescribed co-cyprindiol for acne if other treatments have not been sufficiently effective for you.

Co-cyprindiol contains two ingredients, ethinylestradiol and cyproterone. Ethinylestradiol is an oestrogen, which is a female sex hormone. Cyproterone is an anti-androgen. Androgens are responsible for stimulating the glands on your skin which produce an oil (sebum) and they also encourage hair growth. Co-cyprindiol works by reducing the amount of androgen you produce, which helps to clear acne and reduces excess hair growth.

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What is Co-Cyprindiol?

Dianette is a medicine used to treat acne cases resistant to antibiotics. the generic version of Co-Cyprindiol and contains the same active ingredients. In addition to relieving acne, it also reduces excess hair growth, and its hormonal properties offer protection against pregnancy. However, this pill should not be taken exclusively as a contraceptive measure. It is recommended that a barrier contraceptive be added. Dianette is only suitable for women and is sold with a prescription.

How does it work?

Dianette tablets consist of a combination treatment that contains two hormones, cyproterone, and Ethinylestradiol. As a synthetic form of progesterone, cyproterone reduces the number of androgens in the body, thereby lessening its effect on the sebaceous glands. Ethinyl estradiol, an estrogen-derivative, is also supplied in addition to provide hormonal balance. This medication works as a contraceptive pill by being based on the functioning of the female sex hormones and has the side effect of inhibiting ovulation and disabling the uterus for pregnancy.

What are the benefits of taking it?

Dianette tablets are prescribed in case of severe manifestations of acne (accompanied by subcutaneous infections and oily skin) and excessive hair growth in women. This condition can be caused by the action of male hormones. Dianette inhibits the effect of male hormones, greatly reducing or eliminating discomfort. Dianette was also prescribed in the past as a birth control pill.

How do I use it and its dosage?

It is essential to follow your doctor's instructions when taking this medicine. This will help limit the risk of side effects and maximize the effectiveness of the treatment. We advise you to read the package leaflet before using this product. Please note that in addition to treating acne, the hormones in this makes the Dianette tablet act as a contraceptive pill. In addition to taking this as a birth control pill, it is recommended to use a barrier method such as a condom.

  • Start taking the pill on the first day of your
  • If you are already using another hormonal contraceptive, have recently given birth, or have had an abortion, you should consult your doctor before taking this
  • The usual dose is one pill a day, always at the same
  • Swallow the tablet with
  • The 21 pills are taken during the first three weeks of the menstrual cycle, followed by seven days of rest. The cycle starts again the next day for another three weeks and so
  • Do not exceed the dose prescribed by your
  • If you forget to take one dose, don't make up for it by doubling the

Side effects & precautions

Tell your doctor right away if you notice any signs of an allergic reaction, such as swelling of the lips, mouth, throat, or face, or hives; a blood clot, such as sharp pain or pressure in the chest; heart attack or stroke; worsening migraines; or severe stomach upset. You can find more Dianette side effects in the following list.

Common (1 in 10 people or less):

  • Chest pain or tenderness, depressed mood, headaches, mood swings, nausea, stomach pain, or weight

Uncommon (1 in 100 people or less):

  • Breast augmentation, loss of libido, fluid retention, migraines, skin rashes or rashes, diarrhea or vomiting, or

Rare (1 in 1,000 people or less):

Discharge from the breasts, erythema multiforme, hypersensitivity, intolerance to contact lenses, increased libido, skin problems, thromboembolic problems, vaginal discharge, or weight loss.

Do not use this treatment if you have or have ever had: a blood clot; heart attack or stroke; any disease that puts you at an increased risk for blood clots; any disease that increases your susceptibility to heart attacks; protein C deficiency; migraine; sickle cell anemia; cancer of the breast, endometrium or cervix; unexplained vaginal bleeding; jaundice; liver tumor or disease; depression; speech problems, or sensory difficulties; or itching, herpes, or deafness during pregnancy.

Buying Dianette online.

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