Diane 35 Tablet is used for Hormonal Therapy. It is used to treat severe acne in women specifically, which didn’t cure after initial treatments or antibiotics.
How Effective is Diane 35?
Diane effectively treats any signs of male physical characteristics in the females caused by the male sex hormone, androgen. It is prescribed to treat severe cases of acne when other treatments have failed. It can also treat the excessive growth of facial and body hair when no underlying cause is found. Diane 35 is often prescribed as a contraceptive for women.
What Dose Should I Choose?
Diane 35 is taken in 28-day cycles. The treatment consists of 1 tablet a day for 21 days. It is followed by a 7-day interval without medication. The dose should be taken at the same time every day. Generally, the treatment starts on the first day of the menstrual cycle. Often, improvement is seen after several months of treatment. Continue the treatment for additional 3 or 4 cycles once acne is successfully treated. For any additional queries, ask your doctor or consult our pharmacist.
What are the Side-Effects and Other Warnings When Taking Diane 35?
Every pharmaceutical product with an active ingredient can cause side effects, even if they are rare.
Common side-effects include;
- Upset stomach
- Nausea or Vomiting
- Changes in weight
- Mood changes
- Breast tenderness
Contact your doctor immediately if these or other side-effects appear.
Its warnings include;
- High blood pressure,
- Do not take without your doctor’s consent.
- Consult a doctor if you have a prior condition, taking any medication or have any allergies.
- Avoid the treatment if you are pregnant or think might be pregnant.
- Do not take if you are using another hormonal contraceptive.
- Avoid breastfeeding when taking it.