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i have pcos on the low end and i am on metformin trying to get pregnant again dr says i should try fertility treatment is it necessary

A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Albert Pizzo
59 years experience in Family Medicine
PCOS and pregnancy: Pcos often causes infertility, however with vigorous proper treatment many women can get pregnant. Everyone is different. Pcos is often associated w ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Victor Beshay
19 years experience in Fertility Medicine
IUI or IVF: Based on your age you should consider a more aggressive approach to fertility treatment since Clomid (clomiphene) alone failed to lead to conception. ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Saptarshi Bandyopadhyay
20 years experience in Hospital-based practice
C a fertility exprt: There are studies that have shown that metformin can restore ovulation in pts with PCOS, even when they do not respond to clomiphene or other fertilit ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Rifat Naghmi
45 years experience in Internal Medicine
PCOS: If you are overweight or obese the most crucial thing is to lose weight.
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. D Elan Simckes
32 years experience in Fertility Medicine
Nausea: There are a few possibilities for you. One possibility is that the met forman is making you not jaded and the bleeding which is abnormal for you is ca ... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Wendy Askew
23 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Depends: Would need to know what the fertility helpers are, or what they contain before being able to say if they are safe with Clomid (clomiphene) and metform ... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Sneid
40 years experience in Endocrinology
Yes: There is no difference, except that weight loss obviously won't be as effective in a lean individual.
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Seth Derman
32 years experience in Fertility Medicine
Yes: Even though the 2 disorders have the same symptoms, their causes are different. Most docs will treat cah with steroids (to suppress the adrenal output ... Read More
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jay Nemiro
44 years experience in Fertility Medicine
No: Generally one hsg is all you need unless something has changed in your history like a miscarriage, infection and/or you had a d&c. Otherwise, i only ... Read More
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Khurram Rehman
25 years experience in Fertility Medicine
Safe; sometimes used: Progesterone or artificial versions (progestins) can be safely used to induce a period for women with pcos who have very few periods (less than 4 a ye ... Read More
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