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How does clomid (clomiphene) work in men?

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Dr. John Holden
Fertility Medicine 34 years experience
Clomid (clomiphene) use in men: Prolonged daily use of high-dose Clomid (clomiphene) may be effective in the treatment of hypogonadotropic hypogonadism.

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A 38-year-old member asked:

Is Clomid (clomiphene) prescribed for men?

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Dr. Lane Childs
Urology 34 years experience
Yes: Occasionally it is. Use of Clomid (clomiphene) is more common for females, however Clomid (clomiphene) use in men has shown improvement in spermatogenesis for certain patient groups.
A 47-year-old member asked:

Is it okay to use Clomid (clomiphene) on men?

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Dr. Gerard Honore
Fertility Medicine 29 years experience
Yes and maybe: "yes" because it is safe to use Clomid (clomiphene) for men; "maybe" because there are very few good reasons to use it, and experts don't agree whether its even useful for men at all.
A 41-year-old member asked:

Is Clomid (clomiphene) safe for men?

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Dr. John Holden
Fertility Medicine 34 years experience
Clomid (clomiphene) safety in men: Clomid (clomiphene) use in men is safe. Prolonged daily dosing (for at least 3 months) is required for it to be effective.
A 43-year-old member asked:

What are the benefits of Clomid (clomiphene) to men?

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Dr. John Holden
Fertility Medicine 34 years experience
Clomid (clomiphene) and men: Clomid (clomiphene) use in men, as in women, produces an increase in the gonadotropins lh ; fsh (the hormones which stimulate the gonads). If a man has poor testicular function due to low lh ; fsh (as characterized by low sperm count and/or low testosterone), prolonged daily use of high doses of Clomid (clomiphene) (or its twin, tamoxifen) may correct this.
A 45-year-old member asked:

Clomid, (clomiphene) can doctors presrcibe it for men?

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Dr. Jonathan Kim
Fertility Medicine 15 years experience
Possibly: In certain instances, a doctor may prescribe Clomid (clomiphene) for a man in an attempt to help improve his testosterone and sperm count.

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