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Old 11-07-2007, 10:47 AM   #1
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how long does it take yaz symptoms to go away after stopping ?

I was taking Yaz.. and I got very moody, paranoid and anxious. I stopped taking the pill about 4 days ago. I was just wondering how long it will take for these symptoms to go away?..

 
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Old 11-07-2007, 03:56 PM   #2
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Re: how long does it take yaz symptoms to go away after stopping ?

It can take up to 3-6 months for your body to adjust after stopping the pill. In the meantime, you might try taking a B complex vitamin every day and see if that helps you feel better. The pill depletes B vitamins (at least four of them), hence making you moody, anxious, etc. Good luck.

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Old 11-08-2007, 07:16 AM   #3
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Re: how long does it take yaz symptoms to go away after stopping ?

I second the B-complex vitamin. I take one every day since I'm on the pill. It helps a lot. I even notice a difference when I don't take the B-complex vitamin for a few days.

 
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Re: how long does it take yaz symptoms to go away after stopping ?

i was only takin birth control for like a little longer than a month.. is it still goingto take that long do u think?

 
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Re: how long does it take yaz symptoms to go away after stopping ?

also Im really scared to try another birth control- because Im scared its going to mess with my hormones and make me anxious and paranoid again.... do you think since they all have the same hormones in them that all birth contrrols will make me have those side effects? or should I try others out?

 
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Re: how long does it take yaz symptoms to go away after stopping ?

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i was only takin birth control for like a little longer than a month.. is it still goingto take that long do u think?
It may or may not, it depends on the person. I was on Ovcon-35 for four months, and was depressed pretty much the whole time. As soon as I stopped taking it, though, I felt a lot better. Unfortunately, I didn't know about the B vitamin stuff at the time, or else I would have stayed on it and took the B complex. That was the only side effect I really had on that pill, that and my boobs got bigger with no weight gain elsewhere, which wasn't a problem for me at all. I did take the B complex when I was on Brevicon (similar to Ovcon), though, and it helped my mood a lot.


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also Im really scared to try another birth control- because Im scared its going to mess with my hormones and make me anxious and paranoid again.... do you think since they all have the same hormones in them that all birth contrrols will make me have those side effects? or should I try others out?
Combined birth control pills all have estrogen and progestin hormones in them, just varying levels depending on the brand and whether it's monophasic (same level of hormones all month) or triphasic (different levels all month). I've always done better on the monophasic ones, but every woman is different and will react differently. As far as I know, any birth control pill is probably going to affect your mood because they basically all deplete the B vitamins. I'm not sure about progestin-only pills (the mini pill), though, I never taken that type before. In any event, if you do decide to try another pill, just make sure you keep taking the B complex.

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