It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. To Sign Up for free, please click here....

Message Board

Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS) Board Index
Pages: 1 Showing 1 - 20 of 20 for high testosterone in women. (0.018 seconds)

... what is the medicine that i can use for high testosterone,my Dr prescribe aldactone for me but I'm so afraid of using it because of too many side affect. ... (1 replies)
... and as a result I have gotten several ultrasounds in the last 8 years. ... (3 replies)
... I did get blood work and it came back that my testosterone levels were raised... You know the number 3.4 comes to mind... ... (5 replies)

PCOS question.....
Mar 24, 2011
... I am 38 and was diagnosed with PCOS last fall. I have high blood pressure and migraines so I cannot take birth control pills. ... (1 replies)
... According to my test results, my testosterone levels are normal as are my cortisol levels. ... (2 replies)
... to prevent high blood sugar rises when you eat. ... (7 replies)
... Has anyone else managed to conceive while having PCOS or high testosterone levels, or lost weight and have everything return to normal? ... (4 replies)
... I would recommend looking into a drug called "Spironolactone". This drug binds to the free testosterone in your bloodstream, lowering your circulating testosterone levels. High testosterone can reek havoc on your female system in many ways, such as unwanted hair growth, increased libido, aggressiveness, etc. ... (9 replies)
... Kate, Good luck TTC -as soon as you get that + result makse sure you talk to your doc. Metformin during pregnancy is not good but it OK for the first few (12?) weeks of conception. (2 replies)
... given me Metformin to work on the insulin. He also said that for reasons unknown to us, it often times helps regulate women's cycles. He also said that sometimes women lose weight on the drug. He wants me to be cautious about expectations...doesn't want me to get excited. ... (2 replies)
... of all women. It is the leading cause of infertility in women. ... (5 replies)
... scans an blood tests and the bloods came back normal but the scans said I DID HAVE PCOS but there was nothing abnormal other than that the rest of me was healthy in that department. ... (27 replies)
... I usually answer in the infertility and thyroid disease boards, which you should consider checking out because they may both be helpful to you. ... (27 replies)
... Doing some hormonal testing through an endocrinologist might also be very helpful. Hormones change a lot so you would need to have more than just one test in order to see what is going on. ... (6 replies)
... Although Met is used in diabetic patients, it is used for women with PCOS because it it helps lower the insulin, testosterone and glucose levels. ... (3 replies)
... They can give you pills to induce a period at least every 3 months if it is something you are concerned about.Some women don't care though and decide to take the risk. ... (4 replies)
... At that time they found my testosterone level to be just slightly higher than normal but not by a lot. ... (9 replies)
... which are generally too high in pcos sufferers. It is the androgens that cause many of the cosmetic symptoms such as unwanted hair growth, acne and even hair loss for some. ... (3 replies)
... than you. It took me two and a half years to finally get a diagnosis. Among the many troubling symptoms, especially severe weight gain, I had a tremendous spike in my libido. It was shocking actually. What you have described in your post is almost identical to what I went through. ... (9 replies)
Teen with pcos
Oct 1, 2006
... an Endocrinologist or even a Reproductive Endocrinologist. I know that she probably isn't planning on having children now, but since infertility often runs hand in hand with PCOS, seeing an RE wouldn't be a bad idea if she does plan on having children someday. ... (4 replies)

Associated Tags: depressed, hormones, pcos

Pages: 1

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 03:15 AM.

© 2020 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved.
Do not copy or redistribute in any form!