Insulin-sensitizing agents and reproductive function in polycystic ovary syndrome patients

Stefano Palomba, Angela Falbo, Francesco Orio, Fulvio Zullo

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Abstract

The use of insulin-sensitizing drugs offers a new perspective for the treatment of polycystic ovary syndrome-related reproductive disorders. However, further data are needed before we can draw definitive conclusions regarding their clinical role.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)364-373
Number of pages10
JournalCurrent Opinion in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Volume20
Issue number4
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Aug 2008

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Polycystic Ovary Syndrome
Insulin
Pharmaceutical Preparations
Therapeutics

Keywords

  • Infertility
  • Insulin sensitizers
  • Metformin
  • Ovulation induction
  • Polycystic ovary syndrome
  • Thiazolidinediones

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Obstetrics and Gynaecology

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Insulin-sensitizing agents and reproductive function in polycystic ovary syndrome patients. / Palomba, Stefano; Falbo, Angela; Orio, Francesco; Zullo, Fulvio.

In: Current Opinion in Obstetrics and Gynecology, Vol. 20, No. 4, 08.2008, p. 364-373.

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Palomba, Stefano ; Falbo, Angela ; Orio, Francesco ; Zullo, Fulvio. / Insulin-sensitizing agents and reproductive function in polycystic ovary syndrome patients. In: Current Opinion in Obstetrics and Gynecology. 2008 ; Vol. 20, No. 4. pp. 364-373.
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