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Has Anyone Tried Vitex Agnus Castus For Period Regulation?

Has Anyone Tried Vitex Agnus Castus For Period Regulation?

thanks

A myPCOSteam Member said:

Yea and it completely messed up my cycles and i had bad cramps. What works for others may not work for you so try and see.

posted 2 days ago

Hey Ladies! A Little Advice?

Hey Ladies! A Little Advice?

Hi guys, I'm brand new here (to the app and to PCOS) so please bare with me
For as long as I can remember I've had irregular periods with terrible symptoms - cramps that have put me in hospital a few times, nausea, diarrhoea, tender breasts, headaches, heavy bleeding, you name it. I've been told before about ovarian cysts, but an ultrasound confirmed PCO. Lately the nausea and abdominal pain is almost constant, worsening every time I eat. I've struggled to find a doctor to take me… read more

A myPCOSteam Member said:

Hi! I recently started taking myoinositol supplements from Amazon. Before then, tried birth control and a bunch of supplements including vitex which… read more

posted 3 days ago

Hi All

Hi All

I am currently 20 years old .. suffering from PCOS .. i have facial hair (like crazy), verry irregular cycles, im not insulin resistant. I am overweight. Just taking ovasitol rand provera ro induce fake periods. It’s stressing me out so much that i might not be able to be a mom one day. My boyfriend keeps on saying cute stuff about how we are gonna be a cute family with kids in the future and honestly as much as it’s cute to imagine it, im so scared i won’t be able to give us that one day. I see how women… read more

A myPCOSteam Member said:

@A myPCOSteam Member thank you

posted 5 days ago

Hysterectomy?

Hysterectomy?

Hi! Has any woman on here gotten a hysterectomy because they didn’t want to deal with their PCOS anymore? I talked to my dr. And she said I might be able to get off birth control all together if I get one. I also personally don’t want kids so that’s not a huge one for me. Also another problem is that I had a surgery when I was in 8th grade to remove a 6 pound mass on my ovaries and so where they would cut for a hysterectomy could cause problems. I just don’t want to be on birth control the rest of… read more

Mirena IUD With PCOS Experiences?

Mirena IUD With PCOS Experiences?

Hi my name is Merel (32) PCOS and im from Europe.

- I want to know if trying the Mirena Coil is a good idea with PCOS since i've red that Mirena interrupts a woman's natural hormone cycle, but less than the birth control pill and that worries me because my natural hormonal cycle is horrible with my PCOS.
- I have already placed the coil yesterday but now im worried, should i be worried?
- Should i give this a try for 6 months and see if I like the results?
- Should i track my… read more

A myPCOSteam Member said:

I had the morena iud after the birth of my first son, and it really messed with my mood. I was constantly in a "blah" foggy place - I never felt really… read more

posted 3 days ago

Is Endometrial Ablation Successful To End Heavy Periods?

Is Endometrial Ablation Successful To End Heavy Periods?

I was told by my gynecologist that this is a procedure available to end heavy periods. What are pros and cons? Is this a painful experience?

A myPCOSteam Member said:

I've never had one but from what I understand it can be uncomfortable. That's no guarantee it will be long term. You should definitely do Google it and… read more

posted 3 days ago

OMAD Diet For Weightloss

OMAD Diet For Weightloss

Has anyone tried the OMAD diet?..I hear it's pretty good for PCOS

A myPCOSteam Member said:

Tbh one meal a day isn’t good for you because you are starving your body of the nutrients that it needs. The 5-6 small meals used to always work for me.… read more

posted 7 days ago

Decided To Go Gluten And Dairy Free

Decided To Go Gluten And Dairy Free

Thought?

A myPCOSteam Member said:

I think that this helps but it is not a must. That is my understanding. You have to do what feels right for you

posted 8 days ago

Thoughts On Ovasitol?

Thoughts On Ovasitol?

Ovasitol va metformin?

A myPCOSteam Member said:

I have been on metformin for 19 years. It works for me. Try and see which one works for you! There are options out there.

posted 7 days ago
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