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Irregular periods, pcos, miscarriage,side effects of metformin - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Menstruation and Miscarriage
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Doctor :   hi
User :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you?
User :   i have polycystic ovaries
User :   i am not having regular periods
Doctor :   ok
User :   recently i had miscarriage
User :   now trying to get pregnant
User :   doctor has given me metformin
User :   and endometrin
Doctor :   irregular cycles is a common symptom of polycystic ovaries
User :   so is there any side effects
Doctor :   yes
User :   but my doctor says there are no side effects
Doctor :   metformin is one of drugs of choice in polycystic ovaries
Doctor :   only mild side effect is lactic acidosis
User :   what is that?
Doctor :   which may cause some cramps in muscles
Doctor :   so drink adequate amounts of fluids
Doctor :   so that should be enough to prevent it
User :   oh ok
User :   is there any chances of miscarriage again
User :   i want to get pregnant as soon as possible
Doctor :   when our body uses glucose its end product is called lactic acid
User :   but not getting now
Doctor :   ok then thats good cause matformin has least chances
Doctor :   metformin has some slight chance of feotal malfromation
Doctor :   not miscarraige

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