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Will metformin help me to lose weight as I have pcos?

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Dr. Michael Traub
Fertility Medicine

In brief: Maybe

Metformin is not a weight loss pill.
If you have problems with your Insulin level or glucose levels, metformin will help make diet and exercise more effective. Ultimately exercise in pcos is what usually leads to weight loss.

In brief: Maybe

Metformin is not a weight loss pill.
If you have problems with your Insulin level or glucose levels, metformin will help make diet and exercise more effective. Ultimately exercise in pcos is what usually leads to weight loss.
Dr. Michael Traub
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