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Has anyone used letrozole for fertility and how effective?

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Dr. Geoffrey Schnider
Obstetrics and Gynecology 47 years experience
Letrazole: Letrazole is probably as effective as Clomid (clomiphene) in inducing ovulation and probably better in patients with pcos. It is used off-label for this purpose but has some advantages over clomid (clomiphene). Does not cause thinning of the uterine lining, doesn't affect cervical mucus and induces a single follicle, so less chance of multiples and hyperstimulation.

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