A female asked:
hello, i had my iui 24 hrs after the trigger shot. could you please let me know how long does sperm can live inside the uterus.is 24 hr ideal or 36?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Boniface Ikejiani answered
27 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Spermatozoa: The life span of spermatozoa depends on the location of the sperm. After IUI, the spermatozoa can survive inside uterus upto 5 to 6 days. It is good to note that fertilization usually occurs within 24 hours from the time of ovulation. Good luck.
Answered on Sep 6, 2018
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