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Old 01-18-2010, 05:55 AM   #1
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Does anyone here with PCOS take this combo? Just wondering if it helped out with weight control at all.


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Old 01-26-2010, 07:50 PM   #2
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Re: Yaz/Metformin

Originally Posted by ladybug1978 View Post
Does anyone here with PCOS take this combo? Just wondering if it helped out with weight control at all.

I took both yaz and metformin. I loved them. You will lose weight with the metformin :>!! It might take a few months before you notice (because it has to be in your system and get your glucose levels figured out). I am still on the metformin but not yaz. I liked yaz and had no problems but my doctor pulled me off it after a year. She said yaz has a potential to spike potassium levels. For me this mattered because I have leg cramp issues. So with the information I have posted, specifically ask your doctor about this and if they measured your levels (blood test) they will know.

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