Most of the time, polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOs) is considered as an obese women disease; lean PCOs patients need to evaluate and treat completely as a neglected subgroup. Androgen excess signs and symptoms, insulin resistance (IR) and its consequences, cardiometabolic risks, and regular exercise must be noted and managed carefully.
Part of the book: Debatable Topics in PCOS Patients
Metformin is one of oldest drug in reproductive medicine era; but most of times it is equal to polycystic ovary (PCO) syndrome especially obese patients. If it is still valuable or not, could have another health benefit or new fertility roles, and could be effective as well in male reproductive system will be discussed. According to increased rate of metabolic disorders and cardiovascular problems and cancers, there are several investigations on this old used drug. Those studies had been magnified its role as “the aspirin of current century,” which might have a promising role in longevity of the life. So, the chapter will be interesting.
Part of the book: Metformin