Weight loss with PCOS

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Losing weight with PCOS

PCOS can cause women to gain weight, most commonly in the abdominal area. Excess weight gain can be one of the many physical symptoms of PCOS and, as many women are also resistant to insulin, this may compound the issue.

PCOS women have a tendency to go on to develop Metabolic Syndrome (dysfunctional lipids, high cholesterol & risk of CV disease, type 2 diabetes and being overweight, especially around the midriff).

Why is it difficult to lose weight with PCOS?

If your BMI is over 25 and you have been diagnosed with PCOS then losing weight is likely to be one of the first bits of advice given to you. The NHS states that weight loss of just 5% can lead to a significant improvement in PCOS. 

However, losing weight for ladies with PCOS is not as easy as it is for those without it. A combination of insulin resistance and a disrupted gut microbiome can make it really hard work. Being disciplined with a good diet and exercise regime and supplementing with Inofolic Alpha will give ladies the best chance.

How to lose weight with PCOS?

Some women with PCOS have difficulty losing weight. Reducing the amount of carbohydrates in the diet may help support weight loss in PCOS women.

How does Metformin help with PCOS weight loss?

Metformin is a drug that has been used in the treatment of diabetes for over 30 years. It acts by making the body more sensitive to insulin. As you know by now, insulin resistance is a core issue for ladies with PCOS. If you are overweight, then Metformin might be able to help you lose weight. A study concluded that “weight loss is a feature of protracted metformin therapy in obese women with PCOS.

Does Inofolic Alpha help with weight loss?

Inofolic Alpha helps with weight loss. Studies indicate that women lost about 6% of their bodyweight on Inofolic Alpha.

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PCOS Weight Loss FAQs

Can PCOS cause rapid weight gain?

PCOS can make women much more susceptible to weight gain.  This is linked to insulin resistance, which is common, comprising 65%-80% of all PCOS women.  Inofolic Alpha improves insulin resistance.  PCOS women reduced weight by 6% within 6 months, when treated with Inofolic.

Will Inofolic Alpha control my PCOS weight gain?

Inofolic Alpha can not only control weight gain but also help with weight loss. Many women with (PCOS) have difficulty controlling their weight but studies have indicated that women lost about 6% of their bodyweight in 6 months when taking Inofolic Alpha.

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