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Diagnosed with PCOS. Taking metformin and meprate, no improvement. Suggest? - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 03-Jun-2013
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User:Hello doctor
Doctor:Good evening
Doctor:Please proceed with your query
User:very good evening
User:I have been diagonised with PCOS
User:for 2 years back and underwent metformin and meprate for almost an year with no luck or improvement
User:I have been putting lot of weight bcoz of this and hardly trying to reduce the same
User:My parents staretd worrying on side effects and I staretd Homoe XXXXXXX treatment just this month.. I am 24 not married yet
Doctor:Treatment of PCOS requires long term patient complaince
Doctor:You need to be a little more patient and continue the treatment
Doctor:The 3 rules of PCOD treatment are
Doctor:Diet, Exercise and Metformin
Doctor:I am not aware of the Homeopathy treatment
Doctor:In this again, diet and exercise form a major role
Doctor:Are you exercising daily?
User:would you recommend any other things apart from walking
Doctor:You need to do lot of aerobic exercises
Doctor:It is advisable to join a Gym and work out with an instructor
User:wat would be the best way to loose weight? will there be any serious issues coz of this on fertility front?
Doctor:The best way is to exercise and burn calories
Doctor:PCOS is the common cause of infertility
User:hmmm yes fine. so on proper medications this could be corrected right?
Doctor:it can be completely cured
Doctor:Are you there?
Doctor:Do you have more queries?
User:no completely worried on this and not to know where should i take my next stop
Doctor:You should consult a skilled Gynecologist and take the right treatment
Doctor:Also, exercise and diet
User:hmm yes sure
User:Thank you for your time and advice
Doctor:Only you can change yourself, no one else can
Doctor:I am sure, you can do it
Doctor:Thank you too
Doctor:Is that all?
User::) thanks. It is encouraging
Doctor:Take care
Doctor:Bye for now
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