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Posted 14 May 2012 by anjeegyrl • 6 answers
My gyno prescribed metformin 500 mg 2 x day for PCOS. He said it was an anti-diabetic but that it is also taken for PCOS. I have had a hard time managing my weight and he thought that it would help. Well I just saw a gastroenterologist for some other issues, and he said I was on a lot of ...
Posted 9 May 2013 by anjeegyrl • 13 answers
I would really love to hear from anyone who has experienced BOTH endometriosis AND Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome, but if someone has experienced just one, I would like to hear their thoughts too. I have been diagnosed with both and am having a hard time deciding, understanding, which to receive the ...
Posted 13 Jul 2012 by zoe_noogie • 8 answers
I see a lot of women who are happy with their weight loss results while on metformin, but I notice it is also in conjuction with a lifestyle change in diet and exercise. What I'd like to know is this: is there anyone out there (I know there must be) in their early 20's who, like me, has ...
Posted 6 Jul 2016 by JessicaReed • 1 answer
I have been diagnosed with PCOS. I took Medroxyprogesterone as told by my Dr. One such day for ten days. He said within 72 hours after the tenth day, I'd start my period. Ito now been after 72 hours..is this normal? Should I call my doctor?
Posted 6 Jul 2014 by Jessica_Marie • 1 answer
Hello! I'm 20 years old, and I've always had irregular periods. I'm really thinking about getting the arm implant, because I like that you can have it in for up to three years, it's easily reversible, and it's constant, because I don't have a set daily schedule and I ...
Has anyone taken Lo loestrin Fe for PCOS has it regulated your periods have you started your period?
Posted 13 hours ago by jwilliams9112 • 0 answers
I just started lo loestrin Fe for PCOS has anyone else used this for PCOS is it working? I haven't had a period in 4 months and then prior to that was 3 months so they gave it to me for elevated testosterone levels I was losing my hair and missing my period Has anybody else taken this for that ...
Posted 7 days ago by bealynn • 0 answers
I take epitol for seizures but haven't had one in 3 yrs. Other than this I am healthy. My doctor suggested I start a high protein diet to help lessen side effects. I was just curious about what to expect and if anyone has any suggestions or tips they learned while taking it.
Posted 17 days ago by tinkerbell_00 • 0 answers
My doc suggests that i have pcos and subscribed this pill to take for 3 months and then going back to see him again. I no longer get my period so the 1st week was normal. 2nd week i had a full period and it went away. A week later i got my period again and it will not stop. I am on day 15 now and ...
Posted 17 days ago by French Fry • 0 answers
My gyno prescribed Yasmin for my (as of now undiagnosed but suspected) pcos and possible endo. However, in the last couple of months my period completely changed. It's lighter with little to no period pains. I don't know what to expect and I've been hearing many horror stories of ...
Posted 20 days ago by Wendy8888 • 0 answers
Before I switched to natazia, I was taking Maxim which required me to stop taking the pill for 7 days after one pack was over before starting the next. When I switched to Natazia, my doctor said it was the same thing so after finishing every pack, I would stop taking the pill for a week. Today, I ...
Posted 8 Dec 2016 • 0 answers
I found out I have PCOs and had to go on medicine to make me start a period to get this IUD and anyway. I got my period three weeks ago and got the Skyla IUD inserted on the third day of my normal 7 day cycle . 3 weeks later I'm still bleeding and beyond frustrated. I called my doctor at two ...
Posted 7 Dec 2016 by mandalynn1987 • 1 answer
I started Lo Loestrin Fe to treat my pcos and regulate my period buy it made my taste buds swell, among other things! I was just wondering if this had happened to anyone else
Is it safe or still effective in my system if I were to cut my spironolactone pill in half and take?
Posted 19 Nov 2016 by Bnkrchic03 • 0 answers
... half in morning and half in evening?? I take 100 mg daily for PCOS and find it upsets my stomach quite a bit.
Medroxyprogesterone - I didn't get my period for 4months, I has PCOS... I went to Dr. She suggested?
Posted 19 Oct 2016 by Sravs • 0 answers
... to used?
Posted 1 Nov 2016 by yolandaT • 0 answers
... endocrinologist regularly and get my hormones monitored. I was put on progesterone 10mg 10 days course for three months last year, had done ultrasound and pituitary MRI which is clear. Now my doctor put me on spironolactone therapy although I don't have any hyperandrogenic symptoms such as ...
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