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A 31-year-old female asked:

I have pcos and just started metformin. what is the diff taking clomid (clomiphene) day 3-7 & 5-9. i have long cycles 34 days. when is the best time to take clomid (clomiphene)?

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Dr. John Holden
Fertility Medicine 35 years experience
Clomid (clomiphene): The earlier Clomid (clomiphene) is started in the cycle, the greater the likelihood of recruiting extra follicles. To delay the dosing almost always limits the recruitment to a single dominant follicle.
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