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soy isoflavones medication

A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Chevies Newman
22 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Won't happen: They may slightly increase an estrogenic response but will not make you ovulate. You may have pcos in which case metformin can be helpful. Talk to y ... Read More

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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gerard Honore
29 years experience Fertility Medicine
No!: If you have ovulatory problems soy will likely make it worse - or at least confuse things. Soy 'may' be useful for treating some symptoms, but it will ... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Whiting
27 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Depends: Say isoflavones and agnus castus are used by herbalists for different things. To answer the question, I would need to know what you plan to use them ... Read More
A 23-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ester Kwok
32 years experience Internal Medicine
Not aware of this: Isoflavonoids may increase natural estrogens, but conception is more involved than just estrogen. See your doctor if you are having difficulty concei ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
28 years experience General Practice
Done Growing: Not in a female who has already gotten into her twenties and is done growing.
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. J Ricardo Loret De Mola
33 years experience Fertility Medicine
Will not work: Isoflavones have not been scientifically shown to induce ovulation. I would not do it. See a fertility specialist.
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Douglas Lawson
28 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Hard to say for sure: soy isoflavones are not regulated by the FDA like estrogen, so it is difficult to know if they will interfere with your clomid (clomiphene). I would ... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
22 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Schedule visit: It is not likely that soy isoflavones will be as effective as Clomid (clomiphene) in promoting ovulation. Schedule a visit to discuss your breast pain ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gerard Honore
29 years experience Fertility Medicine
No: They are in no way equivalent.
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
Adjunct only: Soy is promoted by the "natural healing" community as a source of estrogens; ironically, "greens" publish disinformation about estrogens in the enviro ... Read More

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