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Do u ovulate every month?

Do u ovulate every month?

Usually: Between menarche & menopause. Often irregular when periods start during menarche & again approaching menopause. Of course u don't ovulate during pregnancy. ...Read more

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Dr. Philip Chenette
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Ovulation (Definition)

Ovulation is the act of the ovary releasing the egg after it has been hormonally prepared, to be ...Read more


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Do we ovulate after periods?

Do we ovulate after periods?

Ovulate : Yes. Maybe 7-10 days after your period stops depending on the duration of your period. Looked at another way ovulation occurs about 2 weeks before your period starts. ...Read more

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Do women ovulate every month?

Not always: The best marker for ovulation monthly is to have a menstrual cycle monthly. If cycles are light, irregular and spaced out farther than 35 days, it is a sign you may not be ovulating regularly. There are many reasons for not ovulating and it may take a visit to your provider to get an explanation. If you do not ovulate regularly for many months or years there is an higher risk of uterine cancer. ...Read more

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Do you ovulate the same day every month?

Do you ovulate the same day every month?

Not necessarily: You may not ovulate on the exact same cycle day each month, but most women tend to follow a similar pattern. I would expect that you can rely on populating plus or -1 to 2 days each month. If you're trying to become pregnant, doing an ovulation test for three or four months should help you know fairly precisely what your pattern is. ...Read more

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Why do I get diarrhea every time I ovulate every month?

Why do I get diarrhea every time I ovulate every month?

Tricky: cannot say in your particular case. There are several reasons for diarrhea. Gut secretion like in cholera would not be expected to be associated with ovulation. Minor gut irritation and changes in gut motility can occur from anything in the abdomen. ...Read more

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How do I know if I ovulate every month? I get my period every month but I don't know if I ovulate every month.

How do I know if I ovulate every month?  I get my period every month but I don't know if I ovulate every month.

Ovulation predictor: Women who don't ovulate don't have regular periods. An ovulation predictor kit is a good way of confirming that you are ovulating - get from a pharmacy, don't buy a monitor. Start testing every day from day 10 in your cycle (day 1 is the first day of your period). Test between 10 am and noon. If you test for a couple of months and it's not working see your OB or a fertility specialist if ttc. ...Read more

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If my period is regular, do I ovulate every cycle?

If my period is regular, do I ovulate every cycle?

Yes: Happens in every cycle healthy female if you have no other problems like poly cystic ovaries ...Read more

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Ttc for 7months we have sex every day sometimes every other night why am I not pregnant yet?Have I not been ovulating?WillI Ovulate after pill provera (medroxyprogesterone)

Ttc for 7months we have sex every day sometimes every other night why am I not pregnant yet?Have I not been ovulating?WillI Ovulate after pill provera (medroxyprogesterone)

No preg, many reason: Success in achieving pregnancy depends on many things: age, any history of medical certain medical conditions, history of pelvic infections, hormonal factors, abnormalities with the uterus and also normal sperm. Your partner should see a urologist to have a semen analysis done ...Read more

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Why do I skip a cycle every other month?

Why do I skip a cycle every other month?

Not ovulating: Ovulation is the key to regular cycles. If you don't ovulate consistently or miss a month ovulating, your period will be delayed. ...Read more

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Do you for sure ovulate every month?

Not every month: Not all women ovulate every month. But if you menstruate every month, then you are probably ovulating. ...Read more

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Ttc 7 months, intercourse every second day/ or everyday? Cycle 26 days long. Usually we do every second day about 10 days around time of ovulation.

Make sure: You are ovulating by using a predictor kit. We don't really start a workup unless it's been a year. Sounds like you have the intercourse part down but avg rate of pregnancy is about 15-20% per month si it can take a while. If you are ovulating next step would be a semen analysis but give it more time. Gd luck. ...Read more

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Do you normally ovulate around the same time every month on clomid (clomiphene)?

Do you normally ovulate around the same time every month on clomid (clomiphene)?

No: There can be tremendous variation. Sometimes even on Clomid (clomiphene) you will not ovulate. Or you might ovulate but have a problem with the uterine lining. It can be highly variable. ...Read more

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Trying get pregnant, I have my period every month but different day of cycle. Have unprotected intercourse about but nothing. Don't know when i ovalut?

Trying get pregnant, I have my period every month but different day of cycle. Have unprotected intercourse about but nothing. Don't know when i ovalut?

Try ovulation kit: There are over the counter ovulation kits you can buy to help you determine your fertile times. Mid you have been having unprotected intercourse for a year and haven't conceived, then you need to see your doctor for evaluation. ...Read more

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Do I need to have sex every day on my ovulation time?

Do I need to have sex every day on my ovulation time?

Not nessarily: If your goal is pregnancy, while having sex every day during the ovulatory period is not absolutely necessary, it will increase the chances of a pregnancy. Still, it is not a must, since a single sexual contact, if done at the right time is sufficient to fertilize the egg. It's merely a matter of increasing the chances ...Read more

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Taking metformin 2/day and still not ovulating, periods come every month but so far a week late every month . Suggestions? Trying to get pregnant

Taking metformin 2/day and still not ovulating, periods come every month but so far a week late  every month . Suggestions? Trying to get pregnant

PCOS/fertility: You need to talk with your doctor about increasing the dose of metformin. The maximum metformin dose is 500mg 1-2 pills twice per day if you can tolerate the dose. Metformin can cause Side effects such as nausea, belly pain, constipation diarrhoea, metallic taste etc. Patience, usually with time women with PCOS get pregnant ...Read more

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I have PCOS but ovulate every cycle (cycles usually last 50 days). I'm having sex around the right time every month but still not getting pregnant. ?

I have PCOS but ovulate every cycle (cycles usually last 50 days). I'm having sex around the right time every month but still not getting pregnant. ?

One year: That is correct. Having sex around the time of ovulation is the most effective and efficient way to get pregnant. Although possible it is less likely that ovulation is occurring consistently in someone with a 50 day cycle. I would see fertility expert for official testing ...Read more

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If my cycles are always 32-90days apart (sometimes longer). Will I ovulate late every cycle?

If my cycles are always 32-90days apart (sometimes longer). Will I ovulate late every cycle?

Not necessarily: Cycles this long are strongly suggestive of anovulation and need to be evaluated. Even if you are not trying to get pregnant, over time, this can increase the risk of endometrial cancer and may be a symptom of thyroid disease, diabetes, or polycystic ovarian syndrome. You need to be evaluated by a doctor to find out why this is happening and treat it. Best wishes. ...Read more

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I ovulate every month but don't produce any ewcm at all can I still get pregnant ttc. ?

I ovulate every month but don't produce any ewcm at all can I still get pregnant  ttc. ?

Yes: Increased cervical mucus at ovulation is not particularly noticeable for some women. Don't worry if you are certain you are ovulating and having regular, predictable periods. ...Read more