Posted by: Caitlin | 2009-02-13

Yasmin &  Doctors Fee

Can anyone give me a basic idea on how much doctor’ s fees are these days? I haven’ t been to the doctor in YEARS because I used to work at a pharmacy so I had the knowledge (and the pharmacist) to self medicate, but I was using Yasmin (which they sold without a prescription) and I’ ve been using it for close to three years but now they changed owners and I need to get a prescription. Why do you need a prescription for it?

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Dear Caitlin

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It is important to evaluate a patient when using Yasmin or oral contraceptives, as it does have a multitude of side-effects. Doctors do not dictate that Yasmin needs a prescription. Fees vary from R180 to R200 per consultation.


Dr Anrich Burger

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