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Doctor insights on: How Many Follicles Does Clomid Typically Produce

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Follicle (Definition)

An ovarian follicle contains a hollow ball of cells with an immature egg in the center. It is a structure within the ovary containing the egg that ...Read more


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What make follicles grow on clomid (clomiphene)?

What make follicles grow on clomid (clomiphene)?

Negative feedback: Is what it's called: Clomiphene tricks the hypothalamus to tell the pituitary to put out more gonadotrophic hormones, thus stimulating the ovaries. You asked! ...Read more

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Is 100mg Clomid (clomiphene) likely to make follicle big?

Possibly: Clomid (clomiphene) generally is used in women that do not ovulate on a regular basis. And yes, it should cause a follicle to grow in size and should cause spontaneous ovulation, or the release of an egg, when the follicle gets to 22+mm in size. If it is much bigger than that, Clomid (clomiphene) may have caused a simple cyst to develop and not an egg follicle. Hope this helps. ...Read more

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How much more effective is 100mg of Clomid (clomiphene) instead of 50mg in achieving a mature follicle?

Dosage of Clomid (clomiphene): The lowest dose that achieves is the dose to use. I recommend that patients start at 50 mg/day for 5 days beginning on cycle day 3 or 5 depending upon whether they have a 28 or 30 days cycle. If they don't ovulate on the 50 mg dose I increase it to 100 mg. ...Read more

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During a timed intercouse cycle with clomid, (clomiphene) what size should follicles be before triggering?

Ovulatory size.: Clomid (clomiphene) will produce many follicles in a single cycle of use, and you want a follicle to enlarge enough to produce a viable egg. The dimensions of the follicle(style) are not as important as the content(substance). ...Read more

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Can my follicles pick up growing from where they where if i stopped then started back taking clomid (clomiphene)?

Depends: If you just skipped one day of the Clomid (clomiphene) then the growth would continue. If it was longer than that then the growth of the follicle or multiple follicles will have been compromised. ...Read more

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I read that taking Clomid (clomiphene) on days 3-5 produces a lot of follicles but not so strong but taking it on days 5-9 will produce few but strong. How true?

Neither: The earlier you start Clomid (clomiphene) the more likely you will make make more than one egg. And also it makes for a more regularly timed cycle. But as far as overall effect it does not make any difference. The eggs are the same. ...Read more

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