1 doctor weighed in:

I have pcos and I am on menterform how long do they take to work and how long should i wait to speak to my doctor again ?

1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Kathy Robinson
Family Medicine

In brief: 3 months

Metformin can help women with PCOS in several ways.
It can help regulate periods, help with weight loss and it can lower sugars if they are elevated. It takes several months to work so make an appointment for follow up in about 3 months after you start the medication.

In brief: 3 months

Metformin can help women with PCOS in several ways.
It can help regulate periods, help with weight loss and it can lower sugars if they are elevated. It takes several months to work so make an appointment for follow up in about 3 months after you start the medication.
Dr. Kathy Robinson
Dr. Kathy Robinson
Thank
Get help from a real doctor now
Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
Board Certified, Obstetrics & Gynecology
28 years in practice
49M people helped
Continue
111,000 doctors available