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A 32-year-old female asked:

Hi doctor, i love twins. i would love to have twin girls since i already have a boy. what do i do to conceive girls? any chances with clomid (clomiphene)?

3 doctor answers7 doctors weighed in
Dr. Richard Williams
Pharmacy 19 years experience
Sometimes: The use of a drug like Clomid (clomiphene) is not a guarantee. This is something you want to discuss with your ob./gyn.
Dr. Gerard Honore
Fertility Medicine 30 years experience
Agree. Ye should discuss with a Gyn doctor. Clomid increases your chance of twins to roughly 5%. In the US, most responsible doctors will not prescribe meds just to increase the twin chance. Good wishes!
Sep 16, 2013
Dr. Anatoly Belilovsky
Pediatrics 36 years experience
Bad idea.: Clomid (clomiphene) produces multiple gestations - trouble is, it can easily overshoot and produce very high risk pregnancies with 3 or more fetuses. Even a twin gestation is more likely to produce preemies or perinatal problems than a singleton; triplets or more almost guarantee need for intensive care for the babies.
Dr. Charlene Sojico
Pediatrics 42 years experience
Let nature take care of it and Keep praying ! Good luck.
Sep 16, 2013
Dr. Ahmad Ibrahim
Urgent Care 20 years experience
Thanks for asking!: Clomid (clomiphene) could work with you, but does not guarantee girls.

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