Impact of metformin, oral contraceptives, and lifestyle modification on polycystic ovary syndrome in obese adolescent women: do we need a new drug?

J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2008 Nov;93(11):4218-20. doi: 10.1210/jc.2008-1994.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Comment
  • Editorial
  • Research Support, N.I.H., Extramural

MeSH terms

  • Adolescent
  • Behavior Therapy*
  • Contraceptives, Oral, Hormonal / therapeutic use*
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Hypoglycemic Agents / therapeutic use
  • Life Style
  • Metformin / therapeutic use*
  • Obesity / complications
  • Obesity / drug therapy*
  • Obesity / psychology*
  • Polycystic Ovary Syndrome / drug therapy*
  • Polycystic Ovary Syndrome / psychology*
  • Randomized Controlled Trials as Topic

Substances

  • Contraceptives, Oral, Hormonal
  • Hypoglycemic Agents
  • Metformin