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Diagnosed pcos at 14 on yasmin/dianette to 28.Off pill since jan.Had break for 2yrs at 20.Should the early diagnosis&treatment reduce fertility probs?

Diagnosed pcos at 14 on yasmin/dianette to 28.Off pill since jan.Had break for 2yrs at 20.Should the early diagnosis&treatment reduce fertility probs?

Possibly: With pcos, the most important things that you can do on your own to maximize your chance of pregnancy include managing your weight and eating healthy. Beyond that, get some help with medication such as Clomid (clomiphene) or others when you are ready to try and get pregnant. And good luck. ...Read more

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Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (Definition)

See the link below: https://www.healthtap.com/#publications/2039180 It is what Dr. Khurram Rehman wrote, but has the detail of an article for those interested in ...Read more


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Im 41 with severe PCOS doc now refusing to prescribe my Diannette anymore, it controls my PCOS brilliantly. Need a bcp and something to control PCOS?

Im 41 with severe PCOS doc now refusing to prescribe my Diannette anymore, it controls my PCOS brilliantly.  Need a bcp and something to control PCOS?

Good doctor: Diannette has been banned in several countries because of serious side effects. Talk to your gynecologist and he or she will prescribe a different drug.Best wishes. ...Read more

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Can i take dianette with hyperthyroidism?

Can i take dianette with hyperthyroidism?

Not a good combo: Although there is not a specific contraindication, diannette has a lot of possible side effects. By getting your hyperthyroidism under control, and reducing your sweating/heat intolerance, your acne (i assume that's why you want the dianette) should get better. ...Read more

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Is it true that dianette is effective for reducing body hair?

Is it true that dianette is effective for reducing body hair?

Big picture: If you're a female, and want to reduce body hair, your best choice is electrolysis / laser Rx or some similar procedure. Your choice of a contraceptive pill is a serious one and shouldn't be determined by a wish to lose androgenic hairs. ...Read more

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My skin is getting worse on the dianette acne pill. Side effect?

My skin is getting worse on the dianette acne pill. Side effect?

Dianette: It is highly unusual for Acne to be causing so much trouble at 44 and I don't understand how you are in Chicago and on dianette since it is banned in US and Canada as well as many other European countries, including France but not in UK for some reason. If you are getting worse ask your doctor to change your medication. ...Read more

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31. Came off Dianette 8 ms ago. Took 6m to be regular ish but very scanty - 1 reg tampon& then 2 days liners. Read infertility issues with Dianette?

31. Came off Dianette 8 ms ago. Took 6m to be regular ish but very scanty - 1 reg tampon& then 2 days liners. Read infertility issues  with Dianette?

Birth control: Dianette is a type of birth control pill. It is not available in the US. It would be out of your system very quickly after stopping it ---within 1-2 weeks. Birth control pills are not associated with infertility after cessation of use. ...Read more

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Is the dianette contraceptive pill dangerous? , I've heard a lot of storys recently of the problems that it can cause and im getting quite concerned.

Depends: Experts agree that for most women, the benefits of birth control pills outweigh risks. Unplanned pregnancies expose women to many more risks than taking bcps usually does. There are a few medical conditions that increase risk enough that taking the pill would be a bad idea. History of blood clots & migraines with aura are 2 of them. If you're not sure about your risks, talk to your doctor. ...Read more

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How much time does dianette take to clear up acne?

How much time does dianette take to clear up acne?

About 3 mos.: It may take about 3 mos. to see it cleared up , but you will notice an improvement after 1 month. ...Read more