Doctor insights on:
How To Get Pregnant With Pcos And Thyroids
Possible: Many women with pcos have successful pregnancies. I always recommend that this be discussed with your OB or fertility specialist first to make sure you have the information you need to understand your pcos before attempting pregnancy. Because it is possible to get pregnant with pcos, if you're not trying to get pregnant use appropriate contraception. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Pcos is a metabolic disorder affecting 8-10% of women that may cause irregular periods, acne or increased hair growth, infertility or subfertility, and increases the risk of diabetes. To diagnose pcos, we need 2 out of 3 of: 1. Irregular or no periods 2. Acne, hair growth and/or blood tests showing too much male-type hormones (androgens) 3. Ultrasound showing large ovaries ...Read more
Lifestyle and meds: There are things that you can do with your lifestyle that may improve your chances for pregnancy with PCOS including weight loss, cutting back on carbohydrates, increasing exercise and adding cinnamon to your diet. Your best bet is to see a fertility specialist who can prescribe medications such as clomiphene and metformin and test you for other fertility issues ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Ovulation induction: Most women with pcos do not ovulate regularly. The expedient way to achieve conception is with ovulation inducing medication. Weight loss is also effective at restoring ovulation, as is surgical treatment of the ovaries. See you doctor for a discussion of your options. ...Read more
YES: This is the drug of choice for PCOS ...Read more
Varies: Infertility doctors will sometimes give metformin and/or medications to stimulate ovulation if you are not having regular cycles. It would be good for you to consult an infertility specialist if you have pcos and do not have regular cycles.For more information www.Askyourgynecologist.Org. ...Read more
What medication is there to help someone get pregnant with pcos?Can femaprin or fertilaid or any pills can help
Herbals don't help: Treatment for pcos includes: healthy eating habits, weight loss ( even 5% can bring on ovulation), regular exercise and no smoking. There is no cure for pcos but the above actions will lower androgen levels and improve symptoms. If these fail to being on ovulation, sometimes metformin and Clomid are prescribed. No evidence that the femaprin and fertilaid work. I hope that helps. Talk to your dr. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
If you're pregnant or planning to get pregnant, there are many things you can do to give your baby a healthy start: Regular prenatal visits along with laboratory testing, ultrasounds, prenatal vitamins and immunizations (like the flu shot and whopping cough booster). Now's the time to eat healthy, stay hydrated, and ...Read more
- Talk to a doctor live online for free
- How long does it take to get pregnant with pcos and metformin?
- How to get pregnant with pcos and no period?
- How to get pregnant with twins boy and girl?
- Ask a doctor a question free online
- How long does it take to get pregnant with pcos?
- How to get pregnant with pcos naturally?
- How to increase chances of getting pregnant with pcos?
- How hard is it to get pregnant with pcos?
- Talk to a gynecologist online for free