Articles Tagged: hirsutism

PCOS iconsPCOS: Spironolactone

Spironolactone (pronounced: spi–ro–no–lac–tone) is a diuretic or “water pill” that’s prescribed for people who have high blood pressure and for those who have swelling due to extra fluid, but it … read more

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PCOS iconsPCOS: The Oral Contraceptive Pill

Adolescent girls and young women are frequently prescribed oral contraceptive pills (also called the “Pill”) for Polycystic Ovary Syndrome and for irregular or absent menstrual periods, menstrual cramps, acne, PMS, … read more

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PCOS iconsPCOS: Worksheets

Period and Symptom Trackers: Keeping track of when your period starts and stops is a good way to see if there is a pattern to your menstrual cycle. It’s also important … read more

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