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Please tell me some home remedies for pcos?

Please tell me some home remedies for pcos?

Be careful: I don't think there is any herbal supplements that has bee proven to help women with pcos and would recommend that you discuss this first with your physcian (some may even have andorgenic properties that can actually worsen your condition). ...Read more

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Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
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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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What is the most effective treatment for obese women with PCOS in order to reduce weight and start ovulating regularly? What kind of diet is best?

What is the most effective treatment for obese women with PCOS in order to reduce weight and start ovulating regularly? What kind of diet is best?

Fasting & LCHF food: Combined. Obesity, PCOS & Infertility ALL driven by LFHC foods. Study: http://goo. Gl/k8x9LF, https://goo. Gl/SYJzWh, https://goo. Gl/URQBQQ, http://goo. Gl/GWev0g, https://goo. Gl/rCKP68, http://goo. Gl/02iz6i, https://goo. Gl/71BiUT, http://goo. Gl/0zGMvn, http://goo. Gl/gGXn9f, http://garytaubes. Com, http://goo. Gl/ynq0BZ, http://goo. Gl/foDTU0, etc. Food choices/quantity=crucial; avoid meds, weigh daily. ...Read more

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I have PCOS, I take birth control pills for treatment. Is it okay if I took a sunday pill but stopped and will take a monday one of a week later? If I don't take pills I do not get my period even when im not pregnant.

I have PCOS, I take birth control pills for treatment. Is it okay if I took a sunday pill but stopped and will take a monday one of a week later? If I don't take pills I do not get my period even when im not pregnant.

PCOS: HOrmonal swings and imbalances in the body can be safe or dangerous depending on your other risk factors. Are you a smoker/ How much do you weigh? Which BCP were you given? What was the initial reason for taking the BCP? Consult with us to determine if it is safe to skip a week. ...Read more

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What will change after treatment for pcos?

What will change after treatment for pcos?

Depends: There are a number of treatments for pcos that range from weight loss, to fertility drugs, to surgical management, to assisted reproductive technologies (ie: ivf, etc). The short and long term changes would be quite different and potential quite dramatic - depending on the specific treatment. ...Read more

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Natural treatment approach to pcos?

Diet and exercise!: Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome is caused by a hormonal imbalance that prevents follicles from growing normally and eggs from being released each month. People w/ PCOS miss periods because they don't ovulate, so there's no signal to shed the uterine lining. Hormone imbalances that lead to abnormal hair growth can be caused by obesity, so watch your diet and exercise. ...Read more

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I have pcos and I need the best possible treatment?

I have pcos and I need the best possible treatment?

Depends: The treatment for pcos depends on what you're trying to accomplish. If you're not trying to conceive then potentially being started on an oral contraceptive pill will help the elevated maie hormones and to regulate the cycle. If conception is the desire then metformin and Clomid (clomiphene) or Letrozole may be very helpful to promote ovulation. ...Read more

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With pcos what are the options as in surgery or treatment?

PCOS: I'm assuming you aren't trying to get pregnant, correct? If that is correct, the first line treatment is typically birth control pills for a number of reasons. Testing for Insulin resistance may be necessary as well. If you have abnormal hair growth, the birth control pills alone may help but there are other medications for this as well. I would recommend you see an adolescent gynecologist. ...Read more

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What are the risks of pcos? What does it mean and what is the treatment?

What are the risks of pcos? What does it mean and what is the treatment?

PCOS: It may be present in up to 30% of women. It is an Insulin resistant state that is characterized by weight gain, irregular or absent periods, hair growth, infertility and predisposition to diabetes. Diet, exercise and weight loss will help, as will metformin which can reduce Insulin resistance and regularize menses and even fertility. Education and other medication may be needed for high glucose. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for polycystic ovaries if ttc?

What is the best treatment for polycystic ovaries if ttc?

Pills: Usually, it's the use of pills such as Clomid (clomiphene) or letrozole. You must be properly monitored on these meds, though, and should consider seeing a board certified re. ...Read more

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I'm 19 and I have PCOS. Currently I'm taking metformin and Harmoni -f. Is that a good treatment?

I'm 19 and I have PCOS. Currently I'm taking metformin and Harmoni -f. Is that a good treatment?

Yes.: Metformin may help with insulin resistance usually seen with PCOS. Harmoni-f is an oral contraceptive pill which will help regulate your periods. If you are trying to conceive then you may stop the Harmoni-f after 2 or 3 months and let your doctor give you ovulation inducing drugs such as Clomid (clomiphene). Note: metformin may also cause ovulation. ...Read more

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What's the best treatment for PCOS?

Diet, Exercise, OCPs: Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome is caused by a hormonal imbalance that prevents follicles from growing normally and eggs from being released each month. People w/ PCOS miss periods because they don't ovulate, so there's no signal to shed the uterine lining. Hormone imbalances that lead to abnormal hair growth can be caused by obesity, so watch your diet and exercise. Control w/ birth control pills! ...Read more

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What are my treatment options for pcos?

See: Http://www. Mayoclinic. Org/diseases-conditions/pcos/basics/treatment/con-20028841

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Is there any possible treatment gor pcos?

Is there any possible treatment gor pcos?

Yes: Weight loss of obese. Metformin to bring Insulin level down. Oral contraceptives can help as well if not trying to get pregnant. ...Read more

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What's the treatment for my wife she has a problem called 'pcos'?

What's the treatment for my wife she has a problem called 'pcos'?

That depends....: Pcos is often associated with irregular cycles (and not ovulating), abnormal hair growth (hair growth in a male pattern), and Insulin resistance. Treatment will depends on what symptoms your wife has as well as if she is wanting to conceive right now or not. ...Read more

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I've been told I may have pcos. What type if treatment should I expect?

I've been told I may have pcos. What type if treatment should I expect?

Meds Help: There is no natural cure for pcos, it is a complex problem not fully understood involving Insulin resistance and elevations of androgens (male hormones) leading to imbalance which causes sx of irregular menses, excess hair growth, hair loss, acne and infertility. Treatment involves regulating the period, treating Insulin resistance, wt loss and controlling unwanted hair and hair loss. ...Read more

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Pcos not ovulating regular gyneo said I didn't need treatment? Is this correct?

Pcos not ovulating regular gyneo said I didn't need treatment? Is this correct?

It depends: Upon the individual case, but treatment of the basic problem of Insulin resistance with metformin is almost always benign and can help lower Insulin resistance, decrease weight, retard the progression to diabetes, restore menses and even reverse infertility in many women. ...Read more

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When a pcos woman should start taking metaformin, when is it suitable as a treatment?

PCOS: If you want to conceive I would suggest starting Clomid (clomiphene) alone which may help you conceive. If not and you wish to have regular periods then metaformin is the drug of choice. ...Read more

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Polycystic ovaries treatment?

Polycystic ovaries treatment?

BCP or Fert Drugs: Pcos is an ovarian dysfunction. If you are not trying to pregnant the treatment of choice is the birth control pill. If you are trying to get pregnant we use fertility drugs, but it varies as to how a patient responds to these medications. The "fertility drug" is actually stimulating the ovary to ovulate. The first drug we use is clomid, (clomiphene) but it has to be used in higher dosages than normal ...Read more

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