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Have PCOS. Prescribed Diamet SR and Chrominac. Chances of pregnancy? - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 28-May-2013
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User:hello doc
Doctor:Good morning
User:good morning...
Doctor:How are you doing?
User:I am doing good...
User:Doctor I am trying to concieve....
User:I have PCOS problem...I have been prescribed Diamtet SR 500 and Chrominac.... can u tell me the uses of these medicines?
User:also I have undergone IUI this month...
Doctor:Diamet SR is metformin
User:My expected period date is 12th April. will it help fertilisation?
Doctor:Yes XXXXXX
Doctor:Please give me a minute
Doctor:Thank you XXXXXX
Doctor:Diamet SR 500 is the drug
Doctor:Which will reduce insulin resistance, It will help in glucose metabolism. It is used in all cases of PCOD treatment
Doctor:Chrominac is a nutritional supplement. It is given for general health improvement
Doctor:Did you do any scan recently after the IUI?
User:yes. I had a TVS after IUI ..
User:Ovulation had taken place
User:but how will Diamet SR help PCOS?
Doctor:It will help in utilization of glucose by the muscles in our body. That way it helps in maintaining the weight. Basically it reduces insulin resistance
User:ok ...
Doctor:More and more glucose is utilized by the body
Doctor:Did you have regular intercourse on the day of ovulation and thereafter for 2 days?
Doctor:ne before ovulation
User:we had two rounds of IUI this month...and one soon after ovulation took place..
User:wat are the chances of me concieveing this month?
Doctor:If you have had intercourse on the day of ovulation chances are very high. About 80%
User:inspite of PCO problem?
Doctor:May I know your weight and age?
User:I am 25 yrs ..and I weigh 68 Kilos and my height is 5.5
Doctor:That is fine
Doctor:There should be no problem for you to conceive. All the best
User:am i overweight? should i reduce??
Doctor:Give me a moment
Doctor:Thank you again
Doctor:Your BMI is 24.9. Which is just in the normal range
Doctor:However, we can consider it as overweight and start working on it
Doctor:You should not gain weight more than this
User:thank u so much..
Doctor:Your ideal weight should be within 52 to 68. The lesser the better
User:Howver am on a weight reduction diet ...
Doctor:That is good
Doctor:It will help you in conceiving
User:Ok. PCOS is a permanent problem is it?
User:will diamet SR eliminate it completely?
Doctor:Yes, please continue on your diet and shed some weight
Doctor:PCOS is not a permanent problem. It can recur if you gain weight or if there is an hormonal imbalance
Doctor:The main line of treatment for PCOD is lifestyle changes
User:is it bcoz of my weight i am having PCOS now?
Doctor:Most probably yes. With Ideal weight and exercise, one can win over it
Doctor:If you maintain the ideal weight, it will get cured completely
User:ohh ok ..Ill work on thihs..
User:Thank u again ..I dnt ahve any further queries..
Doctor:Thank you XXXXXX
User:we can close this chat
Doctor:You can get back to me anytime
Doctor:I will help you on this
Doctor:Bye for now
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