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Metformin in Pregnant PCOS Women

2014-07-23 21:48:44 | BioPortfolio

Summary

To investigate the effect of metformin on pregnancy complications and pregnancy outcome in the II. and III. trimester of pregnancy in women with polycystic ovary syndrome.

Study Design

Allocation: Randomized, Control: Placebo Control, Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Double Blind (Subject, Caregiver, Investigator, Outcomes Assessor), Primary Purpose: Prevention

Conditions

Polycystic Ovary Syndrome

Intervention

Metformin, Placebo, Diet and lifestyle advices

Status

Completed

Source

Norwegian University of Science and Technology

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-07-23T21:48:44-0400

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