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A 46-year-old female asked:

i am 46 with irregular periods. can clomid (clomiphene) help?

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Dr. Seth Derman
Fertility Medicine 33 years experience
Yes and no: Clomid (clomiphene) is very effective at helping women with irregular cycles get pregnant. Unfortunately, the success rates are very low in 46 year olds regardless of the treatment unless you are receiving eggs from a donor.

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A 47-year-old member asked:

Can stopping Clomid (clomiphene) cause irregular periods?

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Dr. Neeoo Chin
Fertility Medicine 40 years experience
Possibly: Some patients may experience slight menstrual irregularity for 1 to 2 months after stopping clomid (clomiphene). Clomid (clomiphene) manipulates hormones and after stopping, the body tries to reverts back to its old self.

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