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Taken oral contraceptive pills for PCO. Safe to continue medication? - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 12-Jun-2013
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Very Good Posted in: Vaginal and Uterus Health
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Doctor:Please proceed with your query
User:I have an issue
User:I was suffering from PCO..
User:and had undergone Oral Contraception tabs 4 a year
User:bt nw again m facing same symtoms
Doctor:sorry to hear about that
Doctor:Please consider taking the oral contraceptive pills again
User:is it safe for me to continue again
Doctor:May I know your age?
User:22 yrs
Doctor:Yes, you may consider using the medication again
User:but is it safe..
User:coz m still unmarried
Doctor:Yes, you need to be treated for the PCOD
Doctor:Along with the OCPs, you may also be required to take Metformin
Doctor:along with this, maintaining ideal weight is also important
User:Metformin is a tab??
Doctor:Yes, it is a tablet
Doctor:That helps to decrease the insulin intolerance
User:it will nt be prblm for conceiving in future
Doctor:Is that all for now?
User:can u suggest 1 gud oral contraceptive
Doctor:There are many available like Femilon and XXXXXXX 35
User:thank u..
Doctor:Thank you too
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