Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
Acceptability at Recruitment
Acceptability at CT / Work-Up
Individual at Risk
Explanation of Condition
Disorder of female sex hormone regulation leading to multiple cysts forming within the ovaries, as well as development of some male sexual characteristics, such as facial hair. May be treated with metformin.
See also Polycystic Ovary Syndrome
Acceptable, even if taking metformin.
Enquire about other drugs and discuss with medical officer if unsure.
Pseudonyms or Related Conditions
Polycystic Ovary Syndrome
Version 1, Edition 1
Date of Last Update
15th June 2012