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Unable to conceive, irregular menstrual cycles. Taking metformin. Ultrasound shows PCOS. Suggestions?

hello sir i am 26 year old married woman . my cycles are irregular and i have not conceived yet . sonography report suggests polycystic ovaries with small peripheral follicles of around 4 to 5 mm .i have been taking metformin 500 mg for last 2 months still my periods are not coming regular . please provide me your valuable advice
Asked On : Mon, 4 Mar 2013
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Hello there,
Thanks for writing to us.
As you have poly cystic ovaries and your periods are irregular, you would need ovulation induction medications. You will also need to have the growth of the eggs monitored by ultrasound scan that is follicular or ovulation study.
You can continue taking metformin.
If you are overweight, you need to reduce weight by diet and exercise.
Also along with this, your husband's semen analysis and your tubal patency test need to be done.
Hope I have cleared your doubts.
Dr. Mrs. Sumeet Baheti
Answered: Tue, 5 Mar 2013
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