Tag: metformin

Effectiveness of Low-dose Ethinylestradiol/Cyproterone Acetate and Ethinylestradiol/Desogestrel with and without Metformin on Hirsutism in Polycystic Ovary Syndrome: A Randomized, Double-blind, Triple-dummy Study

J Clin Aesthet Dermatol. 2020;13(7):18–23 by Sanjeewani Fonseka, MD, PhD; Chandrika N. Wijeyaratne, DM, MD; Indika B. Gawarammana, MD, PhD; Nishan S. Kalupahana, PhD; Shanthini Rosairo, MD; Neelakanthi Ratnatunga, MD, PhD; and Ranjith Kumarasiri, MD Dr. Fonseka is with the Department of Pharmacology, Faculty of Medicine at the University of Peradeniya in Sri Lanka. Dr.


Efficacy of Metformin in the Treatment of Acne in Women with Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome: A Newer Approach to Acne Therapy

J Clin Aesthet Dermatol. 2019;12(5):34–38 by SHILPI SHARMA, MD; DEEPAK K. MATHUR, MD; VIJAY PALIWAL, MD; and PUNEET BHARGAVA,MD All authors are with the Department of Dermatology, Venereology, and Leprology at SMS Medical College and Attached Hospitals in Jaipur, India. FUNDING: No funding was received for this study. DISCLOSURES: The authors have no conflicts of