Effects of myo-inositol in women with PCOS: a systematic review of randomized controlled trials

@article{Unfer2012EffectsOM,
  title={Effects of myo-inositol in women with PCOS: a systematic review of randomized controlled trials},
  author={Vittorio Unfer and Gianfranco Carlomagno and Giulia Dante and Fabio Facchinetti},
  journal={Gynecological Endocrinology},
  year={2012},
  volume={28},
  pages={509 - 515}
}
Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) affects 5%–10% of women in reproductive age, and it is the most common cause of infertility due to ovarian dysfunction and menstrual irregularity. Several studies have reported that insulin resistance is common in PCOS women, regardless of the body mass index. The importance of insulin resistance in PCOS is also suggested by the fact that insulin-sensitizing compounds have been proposed as putative treatments to solve the hyperinsulinemia-induced dysfunction of… Expand
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