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clomiphene birth defects

A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ecaterina Sartina
34 years experience in Pediatrics
It's possible: It's possible, according to Clomid (clomiphene) official fda information, side effects and uses: http://www.Drugs.Com/pro/clomid.Html check unde ... Read More

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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
39 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
Get a second opinion: It's your right, and check if pregnant before using serophene, it is contraindicated with pregnancy. Serophene is the same as clomid, both are clomip ... Read More
A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Neeoo Chin
39 years experience in Fertility Medicine
No: If taken appropriately Clomid (clomiphene) and Letrozole will not increase the risk of a birth defect.
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience in Pediatrics
Abnormal tissue Form: In simplistic terms a bd might be considered any abnormality found in a baby at birth. A better, more specific idea is a failure of a tissue or struct ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nasiruddin Mansury
16 years experience in Neonatology
PossIble: Although the hormone levels are very low in ocpills, there is a potential for side effects. Like female baby can have virilization.
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marilynn Frederiksen
46 years experience in Maternal-Fetal Medicine
No: Conceiving and then getting a Depo Provera (medroxyprogesterone) shot as conception is not ideal. However, Depo Provera (medroxyprogesterone) doesn't ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Fox
33 years experience in Fertility Medicine
Likely not: An enormous number of pregnancies on birth control pills have now been logged over the past 50 years of use. The rate is very low and would depend on ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Kurss
38 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: As a matter of fact, can be just the opposite. If there is endometriosis, for ex., fertility can be improved.
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Gapp
39 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: There are no long term effects on future reproduction from use of the morning after pill.
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marsha Davis
27 years experience in Internal Medicine
Depends: On each individual person and their response toy clomid (clomiphene). Not necessarily.
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Padmavati Garvey
29 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: First genetics are responsible for only some birth defects. Second the genetic tests that are usually done in pregnancy are for chromosomal problems ... Read More
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Geffner
53 years experience in Endocrinology
Yes: You will not be fertile while taking bc pills regularly.
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gerard Honore
28 years experience in Fertility Medicine
One option: That is certainly an option. Should you? It depends what the birth defects were. I'd suggest getting genetic counseling first, this will help you deci ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience in Pediatrics
Not necessarily: The pill mimics the bodies own hormones and fools the ovaries into thinking you are already pregnant.This stops egg release and preserves them for lat ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
If you are already: Pregnant , you should stop the oral contraceptive but it will not terminate an on-going pregnancy.
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bryan Kurtz
33 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Category C: It's pregnancy category C, which means in high doses in lab animals, there are issues with pregnancy, but in humans at normal doses, there has been no ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
Lamictal is FDA: Pregnancy Category C. It would not be safe to assume that use of Folic Acid would be protective for potential side effects related to lamictal.
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience in Pediatrics
Yes: Accutane is one of several medications listed as category x or dangerous if used during pregnancy.It is known to cause birth defects in the developin ... Read More
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mary Vanko
33 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Ocp SAFETY: 8% of women conceive on the pill. If there were birth defects we'd see them.
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bruce Jacobs
Specializes in Family Medicine
No,fish oil: does not interact with birth control pills. Hope this helps!
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Samuel Pauli
16 years experience in Fertility Medicine
No: Implanon will prevent you from getting pregnant, but should not affect your fertility.
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marianne DiNapoli
7 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Around 3%: The rate of giving birth to twins is about 30 per 1,000 live births in the US. However, this number may be higher than the chances for you to have nat ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Colton Bradshaw
Specializes in Pediatrics
It has in some cases: Doxycycline is a type of tetracycline. It has been assigned to the pregnancy category d, indicating that animal studies have revealed this can injure ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kevin Fleishman
30 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: Most birth control pills work to suppress ovulation.

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