Insulin sensitiser agents alone and in co-treatment with r-FSH for ovulation induction in PCOS women.

@article{Raffone2010InsulinSA,
  title={Insulin sensitiser agents alone and in co-treatment with r-FSH for ovulation induction in PCOS women.},
  author={Emanuela Raffone and Pietro Rizzo and Vincenzo Di Benedetto},
  journal={Gynecological endocrinology : the official journal of the International Society of Gynecological Endocrinology},
  year={2010},
  volume={26 4},
  pages={275-80}
}
OBJECTIVE The aim of this study was to compare the effectiveness of myo-inositol (MYO) and metformin, in monotherapy or in association with recombinant follicle stimulating hormone (r-FSH), in the treatment of menstrual irregularities, chronic anovulation, and female infertility in patients with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS). MATERIALS AND METHODS One hundred twenty patients were randomly treated with metformin 1500 mg/day orally (n = 60), or 4 g MYO plus 400 microg folic acid daily (n… CONTINUE READING

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