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astrophe
08-08-2013, 11:04 AM
http://www.endocrineonline.org/pdf%20box/pcos%2Bmet.pdf

For dealing with the insulin resistance and high testosterone.

"Ramping up" guidelines to achieve 1700 mg from article. (I happen to take 2000 mg)

Daily dose slow route to avoid side effects

week 1 250 mg once week 4 500 mg twice
week 2 250 mg twice week 5 850 mg + 500 mg
week 3 500 mg + 250 mg week 6 850 mg twice

Daily dose fast route if stomach can take it

week 1 500 mg twice week 3 850 mg twice


HTH!
A.