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One of my friend has polycystic ovary. Now she is having hairloss and also gaining weight. She is on tab.Duphastron. How to manage these symptoms ?

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Dr. Vered Lewy-Weiss
Pediatrics - Endocrinology
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In brief: Different treatment

If duphastron is progesterone, it may be making her symptoms worse.
Progesterone is not the treatment of choice for pcos in the U.S. When weight gain and hair loss are primary symptoms.

In brief: Different treatment

If duphastron is progesterone, it may be making her symptoms worse.
Progesterone is not the treatment of choice for pcos in the U.S. When weight gain and hair loss are primary symptoms.
Dr. Vered Lewy-Weiss
Dr. Vered Lewy-Weiss
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Dr. Patricia Vuguin
Pediatrics

In brief: Ovos

May be should try birth control pills in addition to metformin a medication use for diabetes treatment.

In brief: Ovos

May be should try birth control pills in addition to metformin a medication use for diabetes treatment.
Dr. Patricia Vuguin
Dr. Patricia Vuguin
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