Drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol prevent ovulation (the release of an egg from an ovary) and also cause changes in your cervical and uterine lining, making it harder for sperm to reach the uterus and harder for a fertilized egg to attach to the uterus. Levomefolate is a type of B vitamin that helps prevent a rare birth defect that could occur in a baby if the pregnancy occurs while taking birth control pills or shortly after stopping them. Drospirenone, ethinyl estradiol, and levomefolate is used as contraception to prevent pregnancy. The Beyaz brand of this medication is also used to treat moderate acne in women who are at least 14 years old and have started having menstrual periods, and who wish to use birth control pills. Beyaz is also used to treat the symptoms of premenstrual dysphoric disorder (PMDD), such as anxiety, depression, irritability, trouble concentrating, lack of energy, sleep or appetite changes, breast tenderness, joint or muscle pain, headache, and weight gain. Drospirenone, ethinyl estradiol, and levomefolate may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
Safyral is a brand name for the drug drospirenone. Safyral is an oral contraceptive that contains estrogen, Ethinyl estradiol, and drospirenone. Safyral drug was approved by Food and Drug Administration in USA on September 2010. Safyral is used as a contraceptive and also to lower the risk of fetal neural tube defect.
Safyral is a combination of three drugs namely drospirenone, ethynyl estradiol, and levomefolate. Each drug has its own purpose making Safyral effective in its functions. Drospirenone and ethynyl estradiol is used to inhibit the release of the egg from the ovary for fertilization to take place. It is able to accomplish this by changing the biological functions of the uterine wall. On the other hand, levomefolate is used to prevent rare birth defects when giving birth.
When the three drugs are combined, they form Safyral whose purpose is to prevent pregnancy and also increase the folate levels in women who opt to use the birth pills as a way of preventing pregnancy.