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Trying for a baby with PCOS

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Hi Everyone Im new to this i have pcos and trying for a baby its really stressful with all the meds im on 100mg of metaformin and and recently just got done with my last clomid pill what esle can i do to boost my chances of becoming preggo when will i know if the clomid works


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replied July 22nd, 2010
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Hi,
Welcome to the forum. I am really glad to help you out. The cornerstone of treatment of PCOS is weight reduction. Modest weight loss of 2-5% of total body weight can help restore ovulatory menstrual periods in obese patients with PCOS. A daily 500-1000 calorie deficit with 150 minutes of exercise per week can cause ovulation.

Pretreatment with metformin has been shown to enhance the efficacy of clomiphene for inducing ovulation. Metforfim, weight reduction and clomiphene remain the best therapies for the improvement of infertility in PCOS. I sincerely hope that helps. Take care.



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