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A 23-year-old female asked:

can clomid (clomiphene) help my gf get pregnant she been trying for 4 months and nothing do you think that would work this time?

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Dr. Deborah Smith
Fertility Medicine 35 years experience
Too early to try: Infertility is defined as inability to conceive after one year of trying. If your gf's cycles are regular, she has no history of stds or pelvic surgery keep trying. If she has a history of any of the above she should see her gyn.
Dr. Michael Traub
Fertility Medicine 19 years experience
Yes: It can certainly help. It has more benefit in a woman with irregular periods. So an evaluation is usually beneficial before taking it.

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A 27-year-old female asked:

I want to get pregnant. got tested. doc gave me a medicine Clomid (clomiphene) but she said if it doesn't work she will go for tube test. what is tube test?

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Dr. Inaam Schneider
Internal Medicine 44 years experience
HSG: Hysterosalpingogram (HSG) . It is a radiologic test . Dye is injected thru the vagina & cervix into the uterus . If the tubes are open the dye will spill into the abdominal cavity . If tubes are not open , you will not see due in abdominal cavity . Blocked tubes are one cause of female I fertility .

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