hi im 26 my doctor suggested me bigomet SR 500 daily i want to know what does this medicine do .is this a medicine which helps in conceiving

Question (Posted on :  11 Jan 2009 )


hi im 26 my doctor suggested me bigomet SR 500 daily i want to know what does this medicine do .is this a medicine which helps in conceiving

Doctor's Response (Posted on : 13 Jan 2009 )


Welcome to Clinnovo. Bigomet sr contains Metformin . It is generally used to treat diabetes as it acts as an oral hypoglycemic drug, In women with PCOD and conceptual problems it helps in ovulation induction ( production of ova/eggs) and also in fighting insulin resistance. Kindly let us know about your primary complaints and test reports if any including ultrasound scan reports for better assistance. thank you.


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