Preliminary evidence that cinnamon improves menstrual cyclicity in women with polycystic ovary syndrome: a randomized controlled trial.

@article{Kort2014PreliminaryET,
  title={Preliminary evidence that cinnamon improves menstrual cyclicity in women with polycystic ovary syndrome: a randomized controlled trial.},
  author={Daniel H. Kort and RogerioA. Lobo},
  journal={American journal of obstetrics and gynecology},
  year={2014},
  volume={211 5},
  pages={
          487.e1-6
        }
}
OBJECTIVE To determine the effect of cinnamon on menstrual cyclicity and metabolic dysfunction in women with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS). STUDY DESIGN In a prospective, placebo controlled, double-blinded randomized trial, 45 women with PCOS were randomized (1:1) to receive cinnamon supplements (1.5 g/d) or placebo for 6 months. Menstrual cyclicity (average cycles/month) during the 6 months study period was compared between the 2 groups using the Mann-Whitney U test. Changes in menstrual… CONTINUE READING
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