Polycystic ovarian syndrome is a gynecological condition that is characterized by the development of cysts in the ovary. As the name is self explanatory, it has cysts in the ovaries and due its presence the patient suffers from various other symptoms.The etiological factors for the development or cysts or follicles in the ovaries are the higher levels of male hormones. The male hormone known as androgen is the underlying factor for the formation of cysts.
To treat PCOS, always prefer ayurvedic medicine since the general medicine prescribed for the treatment of PCOS causes major side effects.
The hormonal tablets given for the treatment causes weight gain, hair loss and decreases fertility. Its effects are reversible on withdrawal of the tablets but it may continue in some women for a long period of time.