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... He said no, but he did say before that the metformin would help my ovaries and pancreas work better, so there must be some component there. Metformin also lowers male hormone levels, which is why I thought it was suggested to me, as with PCOS, I probably have an excess. ... (8 replies)
Metformin Help
Nov 20, 2008
... Chris02 I also have PCOS and was prescribed metformin because my blood sugar levels were high. The metformin also helped me to regulate my periods but I was never able to get pregnant on metformin. ... (8 replies)
... oh for the year before that I was on metformin just to try to help the PCOS and insulin resistance, which I have as well...comes with PCOS a lot. ... (3 replies)

... oh for the year before that I was on metformin just to try to help the PCOS and insulin resistance, which I have as well...comes with PCOS a lot. ... (2 replies)
... is caused from PCOS, I am insulin resistant and reactive hypoglycemic, and have low good cholesterol, and thyroid, as well as adrenal and neuro problems. I take metformin and when I first took it about 12 years ago it was a horrid experience and I would never take it again. I am now on Metformin ER and it is not as bad. ... (4 replies)
... Not sure if it can bring on Pregnancy or not. But I have PCOS, and I take Metformin too. ... (3 replies)
... and its sooo depressing. I seen my diabetic nurse and she says prolonged bleeding isnt a side effect to metformin and it could just be coincidence and its my PCOS. But Metformin should sort this out am I right? ... (1 replies)
... That is correct. A lot of women that have PCOS have what is insulin resistance. The Metformin helps with this. It won't hurt you since you don't have diabetes. ... (8 replies)
Metformin Help
Mar 9, 2009
... o doesn't cause weight gain. For all these reasons it's considered a first line treatment for T2 diabetes. A good friend of mine is a T1 diabetic and has been on metformin for about 6 months because of her PCOS. ... (8 replies)
Metformin
Oct 6, 2008
... I couldn't get pregnant on metformin alone but I did get my periods every month. I have a friend who also has PCOS and took metformin and she got pregnant 3 months after. ... (3 replies)
... it.. my endocrinologist gave it to me 7 months ago.. its called FORTAMET ER 500 MG TABLET HOR.. This is also a pcos pill, but caused the same side effects as the metformin for me.. My endocrinologust told me that the fortamet is more tolerable then the metformin and works the exact same, but he was wrong.. ... (12 replies)
PCOS & Metformin
Apr 27, 2007
... I started Metformin just over 3 weeks ago. I had alot of blood tests before hand and the results came back that I had PCOS and I had very high levels of male hormone. ... (7 replies)
... ember 2006 I found out that I have PCOS. It was actually a relief to find out why I wasn't having periods, and gave us hope for the future. My doctor put me on Metformin and within a month I was pregnant. Unfortunately I lost my baby 2 weeks ago, I was 11. ... (6 replies)
... I wanted to know if the metformin REALLY was helping. Well, I ended up having a period being on metformin in January. ... (3 replies)
... until my husband and I are ready to conceive. Then, no more BCP and only Metformin since it'll help with conceiving and prevent miscarriage. ... (11 replies)
... I was on Metformin prior to getting pregnant and it helped regualte my cycle to help me conceive and to lose a bit of weight with a healthy diet and exercise. ... (0 replies)
... since 2004. now iam 29 years old and married. i have been on birth control pills and metformin all my life. since we have decided to have a baby, i went off birth control pills since jan 2012. ... (2 replies)
... Metformin DOES work for PCOS. I tried for years to get pregnant and was finally diagnosed with PCOS and my male OB GYN suggested Clomid instead of Metformin (which I had read about). 4 years later after my child was born I went to my new OB GYN and did a routine physical and labs and she asked me if I had PCOS. I had honestly forgot about it since I hadn't been trying to... (10 replies)
... ormin. Just over a year later I went away to Uni and the diabetes clinic pretty much discharged me without warning and my new GP couldn't understand why I was on metformin and took me off it. I have been overweight since starting puberty and cannot lose the weight. ... (2 replies)
... I was told by my PCP to increase my dosage of Metformin to 850 mg X 3 daily. I did, and it helped for a month, sort of. Instead of a period every other week, I had a "normal" cycle of 27 days. ... (1 replies)


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