A 28-year-old female asked:
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Pcos woman taking ocp and spironolactone ,can ocp and spironolactone affect insulin resistance?

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Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
50 years experience in General Practice
You need metformin: to decrease insulin resistance. I hope this helps. If you have more questions contact me on my Virtual Practice at www.healthtap.com/dryetimyan
Answered on Jul 30, 2015

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