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Dr. Khurram Rehman
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Infertility (Definition)

Infertility = inability to conceive or if a woman under age 35 - not being able to get pregnant after having regular sex for a year without birth control use. For a woman over 35 years old is not being able to get pregnant after having regular ...Read more


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Can lexapro (escitalopram) affect female fertility?

Can lexapro (escitalopram) affect female fertility?

No: No, it does not effect fertility. Depression and/or stress can effect it, however. If you are having issues with fertility, you need to talk to your GYN. ...Read more

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Can alcoholism affect male fertility?

Can alcoholism affect male fertility?

Yes: Alcohol use in men may have negative effects on sperm (decreased semen volume, movement, shape, and count), with inflammation and increased white blood cells in the semen. Alcohol intake is associated with lower levels of fuel (gonadotropins) from the brain and direct effects on the testes leading to lower testosterone. Interestingly, a specific component of red wine, myricetin may affect sperm. ...Read more

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Does prostatitis affect male fertility?

Prostatitis: Generally no effect on fertility since sperm are made in the testes. It is remotely possible if the storage site for semen (seminal vesicles) are scarred from inflammation. ...Read more

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Does Effexor (venlafaxine) affect male fertility?

Does Effexor (venlafaxine) affect male fertility?

Yes: There is a risk of ejaculatory problems and low sperm counts with use of effexor (venlafaxine). Best advice is to seek an evaluation with your fertility doctor. ...Read more

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Do thermogenics cause infertility?

Do thermogenics cause infertility?

Doubtful: But who knowns because no one knows what's in the pill you're taking and what harm it could do. One thing it can't do, is help any medical problem you have or aid in weight loss. It's another scan. Don't get your medical information from friends, tv or internet scam sites. ...Read more

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Increase male fertility?

Increase male fertility?

See urologist : Management of "male infertility" depends on the nature and etiology of male infertility. For example, mildly decreased sperm count or severe (no sperm). There are several causes for having a low sperm count. Best to seek a urological evaluation to possibly determine the cause of an abnormal semen analysis. The etiology will determine the best option to correct the problem, if possible. ...Read more

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Can hypothyroidism affect fertility?

Yes: Abnormal thyroid function, either high or low, can affect fertility. It can also affect the development of the fetus, so you want to make sure thyroid levels are normal during pregnancy. ...Read more

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How rantidine affect males fertility?

It doesn't: Ranitidine does not affect gonadal function in man. Br j clin pharmacol. 1983 october; 16(4): 430–432. ...Read more

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What is fertility medicine? Rei? Reproductive health?

What is fertility medicine? Rei? Reproductive health?

Reproduction: All the terms are related to reproduction, especially female reproduction. A reproductive endocrinologist (rei) is an obstetrician gynecologist that has had sub specialty training in infertility and female hormonal management. ...Read more

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Do laptops cause male infertility?

Do laptops cause male infertility?

Possibly : Laptops when used excessively on the lap and over the scrotum can lead to increased heat and electromagnetic frequency radiation around the scrotum and testes. Also, wifi devices could have an effect see this link for an article on the topic of electronic/mobile devices and male fertility. http://www.healthymerlin.com/wp/wp-content/uploads/2013/02/the-daily-reception-vs.-conception.pdf. ...Read more

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Hi docs, would retrograde ejaculation cause infertility?

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Hi docs, would retrograde ejaculation cause infertility?

Yes,...: Retrograde ejaculation shoots the semen backward into the bladder instead of normally forward through and out of the urethra for vaginal insemination. So, it's yes to cause infertility. More detail? Ask doctor timely. Best wish... ...Read more

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Can hibiscus tea cause infertility?

Can hibiscus tea cause infertility?

No: It has no effect on fertility one way or the other. Good news! ...Read more

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Fertility: does drinking alcohol in moderation affect male fertility?

Fertility: does drinking alcohol in moderation affect male fertility?

Probably, yes: The real issue is in defining "alcohol use in moderation". For many this means daily alcohol intake of 1-4 alcoholic beverages, which is significant. Alcohol use can effect male hormone metabolism which in turn can effect hormone production. Some data suggest a lower take-home baby rate with ingestion of >4 drinks per week. ...Read more

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Can Anise increase fertility?

Can Anise increase fertility?

No: It has no proven treatment affect on fertility whatsoever, I recommend avoiding it. Good wishes. ...Read more

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Can weight effect male infertility?

Can weight effect male infertility?

Yes: Obesity is an independent risk factor for male infertility and weight loss can improve sperm quality. ...Read more

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