Metformin for PCOS: Health Benefits, Risks, and Alternatives
Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) remains one of the most common disorders of the endocrine system, affecting between 4 and 12 percent of women worldwide. Though metformin is an “off-label” treatment for PCOS, it’s still popular among people who have the condition. But is taking metformin for PCOS safe? Let’s find out.