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Posted by: Jo-Ann Kleinsmith | 2010/02/01

CIPLA-PIOGLITAZON 15

Good day,

Been TTC for the last 6yrs...Been diagnosed with PCOS, endometriosis and Insulin resistant (level 21) I' m not to clear on the IR as well as the following meds...CIPLA-PIOGLITAZON 15, also, is it safe to use the above while TTC? Does it have the same effects as Metformin???

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Hallo Jo-Ann
Studies in animals have shown an adverse effect but no studies have been done on pregnant women. It is used for PCOS, but should be stopped immediately if you realize that you are pregnant. It has a insulin resistance reducing effect and is a newer type of medication than Metformin.
Dr Bets

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Posted by: cyberdoc | 2010/02/01

Hallo Jo-Ann
Studies in animals have shown an adverse effect but no studies have been done on pregnant women. It is used for PCOS, but should be stopped immediately if you realize that you are pregnant. It has a insulin resistance reducing effect and is a newer type of medication than Metformin.
Dr Bets

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