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Effects of Metformin and Lifestyle Modification in Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS)

Together with lifestyle modification, metformin lowered BMI and subcutaneous fat, and improved menstruation cycles… Excessive weight in PCOS is often linked to insulin resistance, impaired glucose tolerance, dyslipidemia, high androgen levels, ovulation dysfunction, and subfertility. Insulin resistance is regarded as the key feature of PCOS, thus most women suffering from …

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Patient’s Plan to “Stop All of My Medicine” Not a Good Idea…

The patient, a woman, 52 years of age, has type 2 diabetes and is on metformin, a GLP-1 agonist, and a long-acting insulin. Over the past few months, I’ve received calls and emails from her every now and then to let me know her glucose levels were rising, but whenever …

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