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Have you been successful in maintaining your weight? What worked for you?

posted about 17 hours ago by A myPCOSteam User
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Weird thing is I’ve never had a problem with my weight. Only thing is I’ve never been able to gain weight

posted about 14 hours ago

B6 vit, iron and maybe ovasitol? anyone else tried any of these?

I have absent periods, and usually only get them with medication. Had a m/c in April after IVF and since then did not take any meds to have a cycle. recently read about B6 vit being good for PCOS and doc always says that im low on iron. have a hard time taking meds regularly, but have been taking B6 and iron pills every morning regularly for about a month and had a very light period come on its own! (on day 8 of the bleeding (very light), my periods… read more

tags: #B6 #Ovasitol #

posted about 18 hours ago by A myPCOSteam User

Has anyone tried Ovasitol?

posted 3 days ago by A myPCOSteam User
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Ok keep me posted

posted about 19 hours ago

Diet

Has anyone tried the Keto Diet?

posted 4 days ago by A myPCOSteam User
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I know a friend who is doing it but she don't have PCOS. I was trying to see how did it work for someone who has it. I'm going to be trying it soon as… read more

posted 2 days ago

What medications do you take to manage your pcos??? Please let me know unsure where to start. I keep gainging weight.

posted 5 days ago by A myPCOSteam User

I'm on metformin for PCOS, and it's supposed to help in weight gain. I haven't seen a different so far with it, but I haven't been on it for very long… read more

posted 4 days ago

Testerone level

Is a testerone level of 24ng/dL considered high or normal. I’m begining to question my diagnosis of Pcos

posted 5 days ago by A myPCOSteam User
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Oh no I know you can have it without the blood being messed up but I just don’t think it’s right. My A1C is perfect. I only started having irregular… read more

posted 4 days ago

Questions regarding a period stimulating medication and recommendations for a good birth control pill.

Has anyone ever taken MedroxyPR to stimulate a period? It is only 7 days late, wondering if I should wait to see if my body does it on its own or just take it to see what happens.

Also I am considering going back on BC to regulate my hormones, but I have also had the opposite effect while taking BC. Anyone know of a good one that helps with PCOS related issues?

posted 5 days ago by A myPCOSteam User

I just took my first round. My cycle came on yestersay which was Day 4 after. Birth control actually do not regulate your hormones. It may make you have… read more

posted 4 days ago

Choosing Health Insurance

Does anyone have any suggestions for choosing a health insurance? I"m wanting to visit with a fertility doctor soon and try to have a baby in the next 1-2 years and I'm wondering what kinds of coverage would be important. I'm moving and switching jobs, and so I have an opportunity to choose between several different plans, but I don't know how to choose one and HR isn't allowed to help me!

posted 6 days ago by A myPCOSteam User
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@A myPCOSteam User just google “State mandates for infertility coverage” hope your outcome is better than mine! We are getting ready to start clomid and… read more

posted about 14 hours ago

Does anyone else produce milk when not pregnant?

I tend to do this when women around me are pregnant, often before they know or have said anything. My doctor said this was normal a long time ago when a mother may not live through birth. Other women often produced milk at the same time, even though they weren't pregnant in case they needed to care for the baby. Apparently, I am one of the lucky ones that do this.
Only thing is, it doesn't just cause me to produce milk, it messes with my cycle as well.... The last… read more

posted 6 days ago by A myPCOSteam User

not me but it does happen to my wife! a co worker of hers was pregnant and she experienced this, not to the same degree as you but it did seem to… read more

posted 6 days ago

Has anyone with PCOS been able to have babies?

My boyfriend and I want to have kids one day. He’s aware I have PCOS and it may effect us having children. I just want to know the possibility of having babies with PCOS. Any information would be greatly appreciated!

tags: #pcos #pregnancywithpcos

posted 8 days ago by A myPCOSteam User
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Yes, I had been trying for a while before I found out I had PCOS and tried for a while after. Then, I gave up. And I was truly ok with not being able to… read more

posted 6 days ago
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