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Get a Yaz prescription online.

Are you looking to get Yaz online? You can get your medication prescribed online in minutes and delivered straight to your door. Please note that medications will only be prescribed if the doctor feels it is appropriate and safe for you. 

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How to get Yaz online in Canada with Maple.

First, choose your symptoms

Select your symptoms within the Maple app so the doctor can evaluate your symptoms and condition. Enter as much information as possible so that the doctor can make a thorough assessment.

If you don’t have employer / insurer coverage, fees may apply since many of our services aren’t covered by provincial health plans. This is often because of our use of secure messaging and a national network of doctors and nurse practitioners.

If payment is required, visits start at $49 and include the prescriptions for Yaz if the doctor determines it’s suitable for you.

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Next, you'll hear from the doctor

Once you’ve entered your symptoms, a doctor or nurse practitioner will review your case. If they’re able to help, your visit will start; if they can’t help, you’ll be notified before your consultation begins and you won’t be charged. You’re only charged if you speak with a Maple doctor.

Most often, you’ll speak to your doctor or nurse practitioner over text, though they may request audio or video chat if it’ll help with your diagnosis.

Get your medication

You'll get a prescription right on Maple, so you can send it to any pharmacy for pickup, or you can have it shipped with free delivery.

In some cases, a prescription won’t be recommended by the doctor. They will let you know if this is the case. Doctors may also not be able to prescribe some medications in certain provinces or regions.

Note: Maple is not a pharmaceutical manufacturer, nor are we an online pharmacy. This means you'll need to buy the medication from the pharmacy itself once you have your prescription.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What is Yaz and how does it work?

Yaz is a combination birth control pill that is primarily used to prevent pregnancy. It does so by preventing the sperm from reaching the egg and preventing fertilized eggs from attaching to the uterus.

This medication is also used to regulate periods, treat acne, and prevent ovarian cysts. Yaz will not prevent STIs/STDs from transmitting.

How do you use Yaz?

Yaz should be taken by mouth once daily with or without food as directed by a doctor. The 28-day pack comes with 24 active medicated pills and 4 reminder pills (without medication). Take the active pills first, for 24 days in a row at the same time everyday. After taking the last active pill, take a reminder pill once daily for 4 days in a row. After taking the last inactive tablet in the pack, start a new pack the next day whether or not you have your period. If you did not get your period, consult a doctor. If this is the first time using this medication, use an additional form of non-hormonal birth control for the first 7 days to prevent pregnancy.

What are the side effects and risks of Yaz?

Some common side effects when using Yaz include:

  • Nausea, vomiting
  • Breast tenderness, weight gain
  • Headache, mood changes, feeling tired or irritable
  • Changes in menstrual periods
  • Decreased sex drive
  • Increased risk of blood clots
  • Increased risk of some hormone dependent tumours

Some users may also experience signs of a stroke (sudden numbness or weakness, slurred speech, vision problems), blood clots, heart attack symptoms (chest pain or pressure), liver problems (dark urine, jaundice), increased blood pressure, swelling in the extremities, and symptoms of depression (sleep problems, weakness, tired feeling, mood changes). If any of these severe symptoms occur, consult a doctor immediately.

Stopping Yaz birth control?

You can stop taking Yaz at any time but consult a doctor beforehand. When stopping this medication, you will not be protected from pregnancy; spotting or irregular periods may occur.

Who should not take Yaz?

Yaz should not be taken when pregnant or if the individual smokes and is over 35. Yaz should also not be taken if there is a history of an adrenal gland disorder, kidney disease, uncontrolled high blood pressure, heart disease, circulation problems (especially with diabetes), unexplained vaginal bleeding, or liver disease.

If you have any questions about the medication, you can speak to a doctor on Maple by registering for an account.

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