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Can Clomid (clomiphene) delay ovulation?

Can Clomid (clomiphene) delay ovulation?

It's just the: Opposite. Clomid (clomiphene) will enhance ovulation by stimulating the brain to produce fertility hormone (gnrh) subsequently inducing the production of ovarian hormones fsh & lh. It's the latter causing ovulation. And the rest is history. God bless you! http://www.Ovulation-calculator.Com/clomid.Htm. ...Read more

Dr. Victor Beshay
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What is clomid (clomiphene)?

What is clomid (clomiphene)?

Fertility medicine: Clomid (clomiphene) is classified as a nonsteroidal anti-estrogen. When taken orally it binds to receptors in the brain which ultimately increases the fsh level. This in turn causes eggs to develop and hopefully initiate ovulation mid-cycle. ...Read more

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Can clomid (clomiphene) regulate periods?

Not used for this: While clomid (clomiphene) can induce ovulation and ovulation is what regulates periods, it is a poor choice for regulation of periods unless you are also trying to conceive. There are many of other ways to regulate periods and there have been some concerns about the long term use of clomid (clomiphene). Hope this helps. ...Read more

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Clomid, clomiphene, pregnancy side effects?

Many possible...: They include, and aren't limited to, hot flashes, headaches, breast tenderness, bloating, mood changes, ovarian cysts and enlargement, ovarian cancer, and multiple pregnancy. Never take a medicine like this unless your fertility specialist first discusses why you need it and what the alternatives, risks, benefits, and side effects are. ...Read more

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Ttc on Clomid (clomiphene) any advice?

Ttc on Clomid (clomiphene) any advice?

Have sex -- lots: If on Clomid (clomiphene) and trying to conceive, make sure you have lots of sex. Hopefully this will be enjoyable for both you and your partner. ...Read more

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Does femara work better than clomid (clomiphene)?

Does femara work better than clomid (clomiphene)?

No, similar success: In most studies comparing Clomid (clomiphene) and Femara the pregnancy rates are similar and neither has been found to be superior to the other. Femara for fertility is an "off-label" indication, meaning this drug was not designed for this purpose. There are pros and cons of both Clomid (clomiphene) and Femara and they have different side effect profiles. Talk to your doctor about what is best for you. ...Read more

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Can Clomid (clomiphene) raise FSH levels?

Can Clomid (clomiphene) raise FSH levels?

Yes: After taking Clomid (clomiphene) fsh levels may rise - this is the basis of the Clomid (clomiphene) challenge test (cct, also known as the ccct) which is a test of ovarian reserve or 'egg supply'. For this test you get an fsh level and Estradiol blood test on day 2 or 3, take 100 mg or two pills of Clomid (clomiphene) a day from days 5 to 9, then repeat the fsh test on day 10. Clomid (clomiphene) does not affect day 2 or 3 fsh levels though. ...Read more

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Can Clomid (clomiphene) boost testosterone ?

Can Clomid (clomiphene) boost testosterone ?

Not directly: Clomid (clomiphene) is also an anti-estrogen which can allow the normal level of female testosterone to become more evident via minimal male pattern hair growth to occur in some female patents. ...Read more

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Does Clomid (clomiphene) regulate periods?I have pcos.

No: Clomid (clomiphene) is not used to regulate the period but to stimulate ovulation so a women can get pregnant. Birth vontt pills are used to regulate the period. ...Read more

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Cycle day 26,taking clomid, (clomiphene)sore breast ?

Cycle day 26,taking clomid, (clomiphene)sore breast
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Suggests ovulation: If your breast are tender, then there's a good chance you ovulated. A progesterone level would confirm. If your period starts on time, it's another good sign you ovulated. If it doesn't start, check a pregnancy test. ...Read more

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Can Clomid (clomiphene) with metformin extend the ovulation day?

No: The ovulation period can not be extended. However, fertility treatments such as Clomid (clomiphene) and metformin may improve your ovulation and make your cycles more regular or change the interval. ...Read more

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What is femara (letrozole)?

Femara (letrozole): Is a non-steroidal aromatase inhibitor used to treat hormonally responsive breast cancer after surgery. Aromatase is an enzyme that converts androgens to Estrogens which then cause cells to divide. By inhibiting this enzyme, less estrogen is formed, hence less cell replication. ...Read more

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Ovulating with pain.After day 3-9 on clomid (clomiphene)?

May be normal: Ovulation likely happens about 5-7 days after your last Clomid (clomiphene) pill. If the pain is more than moderate, see your doctor right away. There's a small chance a cyst or bleeding can develop on the ovaries after using clomid (clomiphene). Some mild to moderate pain that lasts a day or two is probably normal. ...Read more

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Is Clomid (clomiphene) prescribed for men?

Yes: Occasionally it is. Use of Clomid (clomiphene) is more common for females, however Clomid (clomiphene) use in men has shown improvement in spermatogenesis for certain patient groups. ...Read more

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Cramps on Clomid (clomiphene) mean follices growing?

It may : Cramps may suggest that the follicles are growing, but the only way to really know is to check an ultrasound. ...Read more

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On Clomid (clomiphene) 50mg. Ovulated cd18. Cd 21 progesterone 33.8 ng/ml. Pregnant?

Too early: To tell. Progesterone on day 21 doesn't tell you 'yes or no, ' it simply confirms that you ovulated sometime before. ...Read more

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