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Pco Took Registrone
If preg test neg rep: If you are sexually active, check a preg test. If neg, you may have to repeat the medication. See a Provider and get your hour hormones checked and get an exam! ...Read more
For pcos is it good to use ginette 35 or registrone 5 tabs? Is pcos a dangerous disease? I am 28f still unmarried. I have hypothyrodism.
I hv PCOS. I take metformin. But only when I take regestrone I get else I dont. My doc asking to take HSG. Will it help? How I get period if blocked?
Not clear question: Don't know what "regestrone" or "HSG" is. Do you mean progesterone? Do you mean HCG? Whatever, you need to take Metformin on regular basis. It will not block your periods. In fact, it may help normalize your cycle. Cycling progesterone, however, will help. You may also be hypothyroid. See Dr. Broda Barnes' book, Hypothyroidism, the Unsuspected Illness. Don't rely on blood tests. ...Read more
I took PT and found it nega for 2 tries ive been having pcos last 2013 bt have my reg periods already bt on may I haven't got my period yet?
Not ovulating: Many things can affect your menstrual cycle frequency: stress, changes in medication, changes in weight, changes in physical activity, pregnancy. If you have a negative pregnancy test it may be that you aren't ovulating secondary to your PCOS or any of the above issues. It may be time to be evaluated by your obgyn ...Read more
I had severe acne from PCOS for which I took zinc 50 mg daily. The zinc later took away most of it away. Why would the zinc do that in my case?
I had severe acne from PCOS. I took Zinc 50 mg for two months and most of it is gone now. I'm happy but would like to understand why that happened.
Boyfriend withdrew "pulled out" before he ejaculated inside me. The day after I took plan B. I have PCOS. What are the chances of getting pregnant?
5days of brown discharge and 2days red blood discharge and now for 2 days nothing come out. I am a pcos. Took test yst and was negative. Could I be preg?
Took Metformin 500 mg daily 4 PCOS but stopped once it caused severe low blood sugar symptoms. Is this normal as I have mild IR and Glucose is 87?
Metformin: Metformin generally doesn't cause hypoglycemia (blood sugar below 60). Sometimes when the blood sugar spikes sharply upward and then drops to normal quickly, symptoms similar to hypoglycemia can occur. If this happens to you, avoid eating concentrated sweets to avoid those spikes in blood sugar. An endocrinologist can advise you further. ...Read more
Hello Dr, well I have PCOS and recently I stared taking metformin and brameston 2.5 but when I got my period it took 12 plus days (never happened befor?
My endometrial lining is 1.5cm. Is this bad? My dr just took a biopsy today & put me on progesterone. Have pcos. Can it b cancer? Can I ever conceive??
Stopped Yasmin 3days ago (took it for PCOS not pregnancy prevention). Still spotting & bleeding. How to stop it?? What medicine? Need help how to only
I had sex with her 6 weeks ago and she took in levornogesterel immediately and had her period 7 days after for 6days. This week she started experiencing cravings for food, weight gain and fatigue. However she has PCOs. Can she be pregnant?
Haven't had a period since may (2011) and I have taken multiple pregnancy tests and all were negative. What could be the issue? I had my son in january (2011) and it took us 3 years to conceive him. I was diagnosed with pcos and endometriosis prior to. I
The history of PCOS: Raises a red flag? Did you need to use fertility medications to conceive (eg Clomiphene or injectables, letrozole)? You should see a reprooductive endocrinologist about this becuase its been >6mos. Also having gone this long without a period would warrant investigation of your uterine lining and the use of Progesterone for a withdrawal bleed. Also curious if you were on birth control aftr delivey. ...Read more
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
Take a look at this website for a good, brief summary:
https://www. Dermnetnz. Org/topics/polycystic-ovary-syndrome/ ...Read more
See your doctor.: There are medications that can induce ovulation, that is the most expedient way to overcome pcos and improve the chance for conception. If you are overweight, weight loss can improve your chances of conceiving - that can of course can take much longer. If ovulation induction doesn't work, you can cosider ivf by an infertility specialist. To start the process, see your gynecologist. ...Read more
Yes, it is possible: Although having polycystic ovarian syndrome makes having a child more difficult, it is not impossible to become pregnant with having this disorder. A conversation with your primary care physician or an OB/GYN after your pregnancy could lead to the diagnosis of PCOS. ...Read more
Varies: The answer depends on your goals. Many with PCOS struggle with weight loss. There are many PCOS diets online. Finding one that you enjoy and fits with your lifestyle will be key to success. Consider a healthtap virtual visit with one of our doctors who specializes in nutrition to go over a detailed plan individually designed for you ...Read more
Please see OB/gyne: Your ob/gyne would be the best resource for your question. ...Read more
No: Pcos is not congenital or hereditary. It is a condition that develops and presents after menarche. ...Read more
How much weight do I have to lose to see an improvement in PCOS and naturally regulate my cycles? 240lbs right now
10 %: A goal of 10 % weightloss has shown health improvement. No telling if it will change the PCOS and regulate your cycles. PCOS has been shown to have a genetic component. Birth control pills can regulate your cycle if you are not trying to get pregnant. A 24 pound weight loss would be a goal. ...Read more
I am 24 and have pcos. About 3 days ago I looked in the mirror and noticed both my areolas are enlarged. What could be causing them to do that?
Depends: Most commonly this could be related to temperature. The areolas and nipples can change size/shape based on temperature, hormones, or level of sexuality excitement ...Read more
I need to lose weight but have PCOS & it feels difficult. I try & lose but fail to keep it going. What food should I eat and what should I avoid??
In general: In general, you should limit intake of processed foods like canned foods, artificial sweeteners, candies, chips, fried foods. Eat more fresh vegetables and fruit. Lean proteins are preferred. If you are vegetarian, soy based protein and beans are best. Start counting calories to get a better idea of what your body needs. Avoid fad diets, make a habit and lifestyle change instead. ...Read more
I'm 18 an I have lived on diets my whole life an out of no where I gained 10 pounds a week I have taken the steps for pcos but im still gaining help?
Evaluation: There are lots of reasons for this. But if you think you have pcos you really need to be evaluated it is important to know if you have pre-diabetes. And with pcos, there is no substitute for exercise, not even dieting. Exercise is most important for weight control.. ...Read more