A 32-year-old female asked:
Can i use 1 ml syringe for home insemination for pregnancy? what are my chance of getting pregnant if i inject sperm 5 days after my period?
2 doctor answers • 2 doctors weighed in
A Verified Doctoranswered
Urology 53 years experience
Here are some ...: With today's American standard, it's absolutely not advisable to do what you described to enhance the odd to conceive. Remember ovulation (fertile time) takes place some 2 weeks before the period. Starting insemination 1-2 days before and onward for 3-4 days provides the prime opportunity to conceive if all the functional/anatomical state of all involved genital tracts is sound and well.
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Dr. Jeff Livingstonanswered
Obstetrics and Gynecology 24 years experience
Dangerous: It is not safe to do home insemination. The sperm needs to be "washed" and professionally prepared. Inflammatory reactions can occur in some cases. IUI with a fertility specialists usually run between $300-600 in most cases. Compared to the cost of raising a child or the cost of being treated in the ER after a problem this is a quite economical
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Last updated Jun 21, 2017
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