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      A comprehensive review of clinical studies with herbal medicine on polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS).

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          Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is a frequent medical condition characterized by both metabolic and reproductive disorders. Different pharmaceutical treatments have been proposed for PCOS. However, side effects of long-term treatments and their probable low efficacy have made complementary and alternative treatments a valuable option. Recent reports have indicated the increased use of complementary treatments. Herbal medicine, as part of complementary medicine, was find introduced in traditional Persian and Chinese medicine. Medicinal herbs have used for a long time in the treatment of gynecological and infertility problems of PCOS patients. In this study, we aimed to review herbal medicines used for PCOS worldwide.

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          Journal
          Daru
          Daru : journal of Faculty of Pharmacy, Tehran University of Medical Sciences
          Springer Science and Business Media LLC
          2008-2231
          1560-8115
          Dec 2019
          : 27
          : 2
          Affiliations
          [1 ] Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, School of Medicine, Ardabil University of Medical Sciences, Ardabil, Iran.
          [2 ] Pharmaceutical Sciences Research Center, Ardabil University of Medical Sciences, Ardabil, Iran.
          [3 ] Students Research Committee, School of Medicine, Ardabil University of Medical Sciences, Ardabil, Iran.
          [4 ] Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, School of Medicine, Ardabil University of Medical Sciences, Ardabil, Iran. modir7060@yahoo.com.
          [5 ] Pharmaceutical Sciences Research Center, Ardabil University of Medical Sciences, Ardabil, Iran. modir7060@yahoo.com.
          Article
          10.1007/s40199-019-00312-0
          10.1007/s40199-019-00312-0
          6895349
          31741280

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