Metformin Increases Pregnancy Success for Infertility Patients With PCOS

Metformin Increases Pregnancy Success for Infertility Patients With PCOS

A recent meta-analysis of 12 randomized clinical trials analyzed pregnancy rates amongst women with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) who were overweight and going through fertility treatment. This study found that metformin increases pregnancy success for infertility patients with PCOS. Specifically, PCOS patients taking metformin had higher clinical pregnancy rates compared to those who were not […]

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Preconception Weight Loss Improves Pregnancy Success Rates in Women With PCOS

Weight loss and pregnancy

New study finds that preconception weight loss improves pregnancy success rates in women with PCOS. A randomized controlled trial, published in the Journal of Clinical Endocrinology Metababolism 2015:100:4048-58, found that delaying ovulation induction in women with PCOS until weight loss could be achieved significantly improved both ovulation and live birth rates in obese women with […]

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The Real Facts About PCOS

Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS) Facts | Infertility Stress

September is PCOS Awareness Month! In order to learn more about this important condition, let’s discuss some common assumptions about Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS). Here are the real facts about PCOS: Fact or fiction? PCOS is a common condition: FACT PCOS affects 7-10% of women. The symptoms of PCOS usually present at puberty, but it […]

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