Metformin can help to resume ovulation cycles, achieving normal cycles in obese patients with insulin resistance. Nonetheless, if this is the only drug administered, the clinical success rates do not seem to increase. Metformin just seems to provide a series of benefits for women with PCOS who are trying to get pregnant and are using clomiphene citrate as well, such as Clomid.
Can metformin help you get pregnant with PCOS?
By Rebeca Reus BSc, MSc (embryologist).
Last Update: 12/17/2018
Degree in Human Biology (Biochemistry) from the Pompeu Fabra University (UPF). Official Master's Degree in Clinical Analysis Laboratory from the UPF and Master’s Degree about the Theoretical Basis and Laboratory Procedures in Assisted Reproduction from the University of Valencia (UV).