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How soon can I get pregnant on clomid (clomiphene)?

How soon can I get pregnant on clomid (clomiphene)?

Clomid (clomiphene): Most women receive Clomid (clomiphene) cycle days 5-9. If you are on the right dose, you can ovulate and conceive the first cycle. However, Clomid (clomiphene) doses vary for patients. Consider using ovulation prediction kits starting around cycle day 13 and continue for 5-7 days. Have unprotected sex the day after a positive test. ...Read more

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How does Clomid (clomiphene) work to get someone pregnant?

How does Clomid (clomiphene) work to get someone pregnant?

Blocks estrogen: Clomiphene blocks estrogen receptors in the pituitary gland, which results in an increase in natural gonadotropins (fsh and lh). Fsh stimulates maturation of a follicle in the ovary. ...Read more

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Does taking Clomid (clomiphene) help you get pregnant faster?

Does taking Clomid (clomiphene) help you get pregnant faster?

Yes: Clomid (clomiphene) is supposed to induce ovulation and thus help fertility. There are often many other factors also contributing. ...Read more

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Can Clomid (clomiphene) gives a higher chance to get pregnant?

Can Clomid (clomiphene) gives a higher chance to get pregnant?

Clomid (clomiphene) & pregnancy: Clomid (clomiphene) helps women who don't ovulate, and may help males produce sperm if their hormones are low. If you ovulate regularly it will not increase the chances of conception. ...Read more

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Failed 4 cycles of clomid (clomiphene). Chances to get pregnant?

Failed 4 cycles of clomid (clomiphene). Chances to get pregnant?

Good still: As long as the failure on the Clomid (clomiphene) isn't due to premature ovarian failure. There are other medications that will help ovulation after clomid (clomiphene). Also peritoneal factors such as adhesions and endometriosis need to be ruled out. ...Read more

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Could I be pregnant on cycle day 21 after Clomid (clomiphene) days 3-7 ?

Sure: That is the idea behind Clomid (clomiphene). You are probably too early for a test to work. Check in about a week. ...Read more

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Is 100mg of Clomid (clomiphene) is best to use than 50mg to get pregnant faster?

Is 100mg of Clomid (clomiphene) is best to use than 50mg to get pregnant faster?

No: Taking doses higher than you need can actually lower your chances of ovulating. ...Read more

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I am 24 years old can't get pregnant for almost 2 years ! should I try Clomid (clomiphene) ?

I am 24 years old can't get pregnant for almost 2 years ! should I try Clomid (clomiphene) ?

Not : No you should see your gyn doctor first for evaluation , then you and your partner will be referred to a fertility specialist to find the cause and help you. ...Read more

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If I have taken Clomid (clomiphene) to get pregnant and it didn't work...Then what else would work?

When Clomid (clomiphene) fails...: It could be due to not having been monitored. One reason for Clomid (clomiphene) failure is lack of serial ultrasounds/blood hormone tests while on clomid (clomiphene). Also, the uterine lining can get too thin, so ultrasound should monitor this. Some women make a mature follicle but don't release it and thus need an HCG shot. Have you been monitored like this by a board certified re? If not, consider it! ...Read more

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First cycle of clomid (clomiphene).! is there anything i can do to increase my chances of becoming pregnant?

Work with doctor: Clomid (clomiphene) is very effective but does not work for everyone. The key is to keep close follow up with your doctor and do to you day 21 blood Progesterone test. This test tells you if Clomid (clomiphene) caused ovulation or not. The next steps infertility treatment depend on that test result. ...Read more

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Is it necessary to take Clomid (clomiphene) the 2nd time since i didn't get pregnant the 1st time i took it?

Clomid (clomiphene): Keep in mind that pregnancy may not happen on the first attempt with clomid, (clomiphene) as some cycles may not be fertile cycles. Therefore, it may be necessary to sometimes go through several Clomid (clomiphene) cycles before moving on to something else. Do bring up your concerns to your doctor. ...Read more

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I have used Clomid (clomiphene) for 6 cycles 3 years ago and did not get pregnant, am i able to try it again now?

I have used Clomid (clomiphene) for 6 cycles 3 years ago and did not get pregnant, am i able to try it again now?

Maybe: Most pregnancies with Clomid (clomiphene) happen in the first 3-4 cycles, and it's less likely to succeed after 6 failed cycles. If you had timed intercourse before, Clomid (clomiphene) with inseminations (iui) is better. If ultrasound monitoring showed a thin endometrial lining on clomid, (clomiphene) Letrozole is a better choice. If you have significant tubal issues or your partner has severe sperm problems ivf is the best option. ...Read more

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Got pregnant using clomid (clomiphene) then miscrage How quick can i be pregnant again? Can i be pregnant without clomid (clomiphene)?

Clomid (clomiphene) revisited: Unfortunately, you may need to use Clomid (clomiphene) again to get pregnant if you were having problems spontaneously ovulating. As to how long before a 2nd conception- who knows? ...Read more

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Since i've been on shots for 8 years and i just got off i decided to take 100mg Clomid (clomiphene) to get pregnant how do you recommend me to take it?

Since i've been on shots for 8 years and i just got off i decided to take 100mg Clomid (clomiphene) to get pregnant how do you recommend me to take it?

Bad idea: It's a prescription drug in the us for good reasons. If you don't now how/when to start and monitor it you can get into complications much more important than side effects. ...Read more

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Will exercise and reducing weight enhance the chances of becoming pregnant with Clomid (clomiphene) ? Does any kind of diet also enhances its efficiency ?

Will exercise and reducing weight enhance the chances of becoming pregnant with Clomid (clomiphene) ? Does any kind of diet also enhances its efficiency ?

Probably not: It is not known that exercise increases chances of becoming pregnant with clomid (clomiphene). It is ok to do regular exercise while on clomid (clomiphene). It can be a problem for those who do severe exercise like athletes as they may not get period. Not aware of any particular diet but healthy eating almost always is good. ...Read more

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If i got pregnant the first time with 150mg of Clomid (clomiphene) can I start right away with 150mg with my next child or do I have to start at 50mg again?

If i got pregnant the first time with 150mg of Clomid (clomiphene) can I start right away with 150mg with my next child or do I have to start at 50mg again?

Talk with your: Doctor, there's no rule. I would generally be willing to start a patient back on 150 if she'd been successful before, but your doctor might not be. ...Read more

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