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A 21-year-old female asked:

I was diagnosed as hypothyrodism and polycystic ovary what treatment should i take ? i currently taking metformin and duphaston

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Dr. David Nelson
Family Medicine 34 years experience
Synthroid (thyroxine): Metformin is the right choice for polycystic ovary syndrome. Synthroid (thyroxine) will replace the thyroid hormone you are not making.

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Last updated Oct 9, 2013

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