I am a PCOS patient. I have regular periods, but heavy bleeding, overweight, high sugar levels, and the egg size is 15 with using the medicine. But I could not conceive, and extreme hair thinning and hair fall. I am on metformin twice a day from last week. I want you to suggest any supplement for my hair loss. I am very upset. Kindly help.
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PCOS (polycystic ovary syndrome) clearly has an effect on hair growth on patients.
Dietary carbohydrate causes more insulin release in women than men. This stimulates production of testosterone from ovaries in women.Treatment plan:
First try restrict carbohydrate from diet for few months before starting antiandrogen as a treatment.Preventive measures:
To avoid food rich in carbohydrates such as rice, milk, yogurt, ice-cream, potatoes, etc.
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