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Is it ok to take diane.35 in PCOS?

Is it ok to take diane.35 in PCOS?

Doctors prescription: In general birth control pills can be helpful for patients with PCOS. Some need high dose pills such as the one you mentioned. Most can tolerate low dose pills just fine. You will need to ask your doctor if you are a candidate for oral contraception based on your health history. ...Read more

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I stopped taking pills (diane 35) for pcos bec i gained weight.From 105 i became 130 in just 1yr. I gained back my weight in 4 mos.How can I be cured?

I stopped taking pills (diane 35) for pcos bec i gained weight.From 105 i became 130 in just 1yr. I gained back my weight in 4 mos.How can I be cured?

Weight gain on BCP's: Unfortunately weight gain is a common side effect of taking hormones. On e you stop them you need to increase you physical activity, decrease food intake (i suggest seeing a nutritionist) and stay off hormones. ...Read more

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Can i take diane.35 in pcos?i take this medicine 3 years before and it lowers my weight?does it helps in lowering insulin resistance?

Can i take diane.35 in pcos?i take this medicine 3 years before and it lowers my weight?does it helps in lowering insulin resistance?

Weight loss: Birth control pills help regulate the cycle in patients with PCOS. They do not usually contribute to weight loss or weight gain. Weight loss is crucial for patients with PCOS. The weight loss lowers the Insulin resistance. ...Read more

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Can i take thyroxine and diane 35 for pcos treatment? At same time a day? Plus gloco phage

Can i take thyroxine and diane 35 for pcos treatment? At same time a day? Plus gloco phage

No issues: You should readily be able to take all three medications without issue. Though remember, levothyroxine absorption can be affected by the types of food/supplementation you may take at the same time, though the effect is rather small. ...Read more

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Is there any alternative tabs for Diane 35 to keep PCOS in control? The listed side effects are worrying.

Most are almost same: Diane 35 is more in favor of the presence of cyproterone (outside USA) as an antiandrogen.. You can use BCP in USA with the antiandrogen spironolactone.in addition to BCP. ...Read more

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I have pcos since 2007 and I have eaten diane 35 for six months..And not getting any cure with the medicine..Its been 4 years now..Please help me.?

Try an endocrinologi: Not sure i understand your question as written, but sounds as if you've tried treatment for pcos, but continue to have some persistent symptoms ?Irreg periods ?Acne ?Or something else. If one has pcos, one might try to see a hormone specialist (an endocrinologist) in one's locality, who'll be able to get more details about what symptoms you still have and treat appropiately. ...Read more

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Is pcos dangerous if we don't do any treatment? Bored with diane 35 & don't seem better

PC OS: Yes, we have a good enough understanding knowledge and history of patients with pc os to know that it should be actively managed at all times. If left unattended in a woman does not have regular menstrual cycles she has a very significant risk for cancer of the endometrium-perhaps as high as 25%. Often blood-pressure needs to to be managed as well. The birth control pill is not the only solution and so speak to your doctor about alternatives. ...Read more

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Recently I have been diagnosed with pcos.My dr prescribed polygnax , arefam 200mg & diane-35.Am scared to take all these pills due to side effects.Help?

Glucophage (metformin): Treatment of choice is glucophage (metformin) 2.5 g per day. The ep pill will reduce androgens, but worsens Insulin resistance, increases weight, and increases risk of type 2 diabetes in the long run. ...Read more

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Should i start taking diane 35 for the beginning of pcos? Age: 18. Missed my periods for 2mths and again for 2 months. Taken primolut.

Sure: Diane 35 would be effective for the cycle control and ovarian suppression that is needed with pcos and will also offer contraception, if needed, as well as predictable cycles with less cramps and less blood loss. ...Read more

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On Diane 35 for several Years. Went to the gynecologist today,and ultrasound showed a lot of pcos cysts.How can this be?I thought Diane would help(?)

On Diane 35 for several Years. Went to the gynecologist today,and ultrasound showed a lot of pcos cysts.How can this be?I thought Diane would help(?)

PCOS cysts: Your gynecologist MUST discuss the cysts with you and offer appropriate device. If that is not satisfactory get an appointment with a different gynecologist.. ...Read more

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I had pcos, and hypothyroidism..im on treatment with euthyrox.. and diane 35 pills for one year.. i finished my diane 35, last july... so there after?

I had pcos, and hypothyroidism..im on treatment with euthyrox..  and diane 35 pills for one year.. i finished my diane 35, last july... so there after?

PCOS_Diane: Thereafter ~ go see your OBGYN doc and ask if you need to continue with treatment or not. He/she knows the full compliment of information needed for that decision and he will enlighten you. PCOS is no one-size-fits-ALL situation ! By no manner of means ! thanks ...Read more

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I want to know if having spironolactone with Diane 35 will help eliminate water retention caused due to high estrogen levels in pcos. Plz help?

I want to know if having spironolactone with Diane 35 will help eliminate water retention caused due to high estrogen levels in pcos. Plz help?

Very good choice: B"sd yes it should, spironolactone acts as a diuretic by blocking the action of the salt retaining adrenal hormone aldosterone. AND it is commonly used for its blocking of androgen receptors to improve hirsuitism and acne. Most users of the anti androgenic diane will benefit. glad to discuss ...Read more

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got pcos. High prolactin 991 mIU/L n low FSH 0.3 , LH 1.3. Hirustism and acne on face and back, hair thin. taking Diane 35. how to fix it- med n diet?

got pcos. High prolactin 991 mIU/L n low FSH 0.3 , LH 1.3. Hirustism and acne on face and back, hair thin. taking Diane 35. how to fix it- med n diet?

Make sure no tumor: Hi. Did you get an MRI of the pituitary gland to see if you have a pituitary adenoma ? Go to an Endocrinologist for a full workup. There are many treatment options beyond birth control pills. Good luck! ...Read more

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Is Diane an anticonceptive? I googled it but only found Diane-35, Is it the Same?

Is Diane an anticonceptive? I googled it but only found Diane-35, Is it the Same?

Yes: Diane is a combined hormonal contraceptive. The 35 just refers to the dosage of ethinyl estradiol in the pill. We once used this to differentiate between pills made by the same company with different levels of estrogen, i.e. OrthoNovum 1+35 and OrthoNovum 1+50. ...Read more

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How to delay your period on Diane 35?

How to delay your period on Diane 35?

Easiest way is to : Skip the placebo pills and go from pack to pack it is very safe to do this for 6 montHs at a time and very convenient ...Read more