Diannete is oneof the contraceptive pills, although it is not recommended to use it only forcontraception, but for other problems as well. Such problems include severe acne and severe form of hirsutismor hair growth, that usually happens in women with polycystic ovary syndrome.Dianette contains Cyproterone acetate, an anitadrogen, and ethinylestradiol.
In the pack of Dianettethere is 21 tablet. The woman starts to take it from the first day of hermenstruation with the break of seven days when she gets her period. After theseseven days she continues to use Dianette.
The pills of Dianetteare very effective but must be used regularly and properly in order to preventa woman from becoming pregnant or to prevent the returning of acnes. Thepatient must follow the physician’s instructions.
Before prescribingDianette, the doctor must be acquainted with the health history of the patientand some tests have to be done. There are several cases when it must not be used. If thepatient suffers from epileptic seizures, thrombosis, herpes gestationis, highblood pressure, multiple sclerosis, if she is pregnant or has the problems withher liver and heart, she must tell that to the doctor and she must not use Dianette. Cancerof the breast, severe diabetes, abnormal red blood cells and allergy to any ofthe ingredients of Dianette must be reported to the doctor, because in thesecases Dianette is not recommended.
Dianette alsohas side effects which can appear when a woman takes it. The side effects oftenappear in the first months of use and than gradually lessen. What usuallyhappens when the woman starts to take Dianette is the appearance of migrainesand headaches, that occurs more often than usual. The woman can also notice somechanges to her five senses, especially in hearing and seeing, or the yellowingof the skin. She can develop hepatitis and have high blood pressure. The painand swelling of the abdomen are usual, too. Dizziness, fainting and nausea oftenappear. Unusual swelling of the arms and legs, sharp pain in the chest andcoughing without apparent reason are also side effects when using Dianette.Even severe depression, sudden changes of moods, hypersensitivity can appear.The person can feel the constant urge for foods, or to be very tired and able to sleep for many more hours than it is normal. When using these contraceptivepills, there is a risk of increasing body weight. Menstrual flow can reduce or occasionallythe menstruation does not even occur.
Many womenreport that when they were using Dianette contraceptive pills, gradually theywere losing sexual drive. The lack of sexual interest is also one of the sideeffects of Dianette. All of these sideeffects can appear, but in different way and depending on the person.