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Prescribed with cyclo progynova for PCOS. Is this a hormone replacement therapy? Trying to conceive

Hello, I am 36 year old mother (with a 6 year old daughter and have been TTC for 2 years with failure.
yesterday i visited a well known Gynacologist -
he told me I have PCOS and prescribed Cyclo Progynova.
i have normal 28 days cycle and have no acne or Hersutism or any of the PCOS symptoms..
I do not understand why take this drug, as this is a Hormone replacement Therapy.. why take it ? and what is the use ? i do not want to just disturb my system and take unwanted drugs when not needed..
should i go for a 2nd opinion or should i take the Cyclo Progynova as recomended.
Asked On : Thu, 11 Apr 2013
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Thanks for query.
Cyclo Progynova is a drug used in Harmone replacement therapy.
You have not mentioned your height and weight.
You should go for harmonal test for PCOS.
you should consult some other doctor for your problem.
You should not take any drug without your investigation,as you say your periods are normal.
Good luck.Take care.
Answered: Thu, 11 Apr 2013
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