Agnieszka Ociepka

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Metformin, a drug from the biguanide class, is now one of the most widely used drugs in the treatment of type 2 diabetes. This drug was also used in the treatment of polycystic ovarian syndrome and recent reports indicate the possibility of using this drug in oncology. Latest findings show that metformin has an anticancer effect. Influencing the(More)
INTRODUCTION The aim of our study was to assess the value of blood pressure and heart rate using the 24-hour blood pressure monitoring (ABPM) before and after treatment with metformin to patients with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) and normal lean. MATERIAL AND METHODS 5 patients received metformin 1500 mg per day in three divided doses. ABPM was(More)
INTRODUCTION The aim of our study was to assess the morning and evening cortisol plasma levels in women with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS). MATERIAL AND METHOD 95 patients gave their informed consent to participate in the study and were divided into 2 groups. Group A consisted of 40 PCOS patients and group B consisted of 55 women without features of(More)
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