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Has anyone ever been taken off metformin tablets?

Has anyone ever been taken off metformin tablets?

Hi guys.

I was diagnosed with PCOS in October last year. I hadn’t had any periods prior to that for around a year. The doctor told me I had to lose at least 2 stone and prescribed me with metformin tablets to help with the weight loss. Since then I’ve lost 3 stone and I’ve had a period every month since November. I’m not 100% sure whether my periods were brought on from weight loss or if the metformin played a big part in this. Im due for a scan soon to see how… read more

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A myPCOSteam Member said:

The Metformin most likely helped with the weight-loss. Due to you losing weight it helped your periods. Even if you are taken off Metformin it should… read more

edited, originally posted 5 days ago
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