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... wrong...my bloodtest, the prolactin was very very high,normal testosterone level, very high t3 uptake,t4,tsh,fti,lh and fsh was ok. the doctor diagnosised it as pcos and put me on metformin. I usually had heavy periods, very emotional and cramps b4 i was put on the metformin also,i hv no problems with facial hair or acne. ... (2 replies)
... That stinks that you have to wait to see another doctor before you can start on your medication. I bet you almost wish you didn't tell her so that you would be on them by now. I'm not sure what it's like where you live, but in Canada they make you wait awhile before a family doctor will refer you to a specialist. It was really irritating because I wanted to get pregnant right... (11 replies)
... Usually and high level of testosterone is attributed to your hair falling out alot. I know because, I recently got diagnosed with PCOS and was also put on Metform. Unfortunately my hair is STILL falling out. ... (2 replies)

... I guess I'm confused about how diabetes weighs in... if PCOS is not a result of diabetes, like it isn't in my case, is it the hormonal imbalance I experience putting me at an increased risk? ... (8 replies)
... diagnosed with PCOS. My doctor had told me prior to making the diagnosis that he would possibly put me on Metformin to regulate the symptoms and to prevent infertility for later on in life. ... (3 replies)
... I don't ovulate on my own and my husband and I wanted a child. So we started with a fertility specialist and used clomid. No metformin, it wasn't well known with PCOS in 2002. My body responded and I made a good egg every cycle for 2 years, we finally got pregnant using 150 mg of clomid. ... (3 replies)
... I don't ovulate on my own and my husband and I wanted a child. So we started with a fertility specialist and used clomid. No metformin, it wasn't well known with PCOS in 2002. My body responded and I made a good egg every cycle for 2 years, we finally got pregnant using 150 mg of clomid. ... (2 replies)
PCOS/weight loss
Jan 8, 2004
... will go away within a couple more weeks!!!! I know it can be a pain in the butt, but Metformin is worth a try, especially since you are trying to get pregnant!!!! ... (10 replies)
... id this should be the LAST option! She also introduced me to the low glycemic diet as well. She suggested a specific one called "Sugar Busters" which talks about PCOS in the book as well. ... (3 replies)
... ol does not fix the infertility problem it just balances your hormones which makes the symptoms go away. The truth is nothing can fix this type of infertility. PCOS is a life long disease, and infertility is unfortunately a complication. ... (3 replies)
... Dear GrannyO, I stopped having my periods at age 16 but I wasn't diagnosed with PCOS until I was 23. But I didn't actually start treatment until I was 29. I'm now 32 and I've learned to deal with this condition for over 10 years now. ... (17 replies)
... d insulin resistance is probably high. Insulin will store fat, and if your cells are resistant you'll produce more insulin. This is very bad for those of us with PCOS because that's basically invitation for T2 diabetes. ... (4 replies)
... I was recently diagnosed with Diabetes and have been a PCOS sufferer for 8 years. I am no stranger to prolonged episodes of bleeding. ... (1 replies)
... Its something to take for a long period of time and soon it will work wonders and weight will fall off of you without really trying. My doctor said if you have PCOS it is twice as hard as a regular person to lose weight. ... (10 replies)
... I'm just wondering if anyone else out there has had or is having a similar experience to my current state. I was diagnosed with PCOS almost 8 years ago when I was 23. I was prescribed Metformin, lost 60 lbs., had normal periods etc. etc. etc. ... (1 replies)
Anyone have PCOS?
Oct 14, 2004
... I have done EXTENSIVE research on PCOS. I have PCOS and I am a nursing student. There are many symptoms associated with this syndrome. ... (30 replies)
... Back in 2004 I was put on Metformin and was pregnant with in 1 year! ... (2 replies)
... No, not everyone with PCOS is doomed to become Diabetic. Not everyone with PCOS is even doomed to become IR. PCOS and IR often run hand in hand, and if IR is NOT treated properly, it can lead to diabetes. There is a different test to determine if you have IR or not. ... (1 replies)
PCOS and Metformin
May 12, 2004
... I have been doing a lot of research on the internet. I read on another board a lot of success stories with PCOS women who started taking Metformin and conceived in a very short period of time. Currently, I am on 1000mg a day ... ... (5 replies)
... I was recently diagnosed with PCOS by a gynecologist, however my doctor suspected that I had PCOS already this summer, and then I was put up on the waiting list which took over half a year. ... (0 replies)


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