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How well does clomiphene usually work?

How well does clomiphene usually work?

Depend on indication: For ovulation (when a patient who doesn't release an egg on her own), then assuming there are open tubes and normal sperm, Clomid (clomiphene) restores normal monthly conception rates: about 20%/month for women < 35, 10%/month for women > 35. When used for unexplained infertility, then it is less effective, generally about 5-7%/month depending on whether or not IUI is also used. ...Read more

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How long does it typically take for Clomid (clomiphene) to work?

How long does it typically take for Clomid (clomiphene) to work?

Depends: It can work on the first try or take up to six months. Remember..Clomid (clomiphene) makes you ovulate. Whether or not you get pregnant depends on lots of factors. ...Read more

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How well does Clomid (clomiphene) work?

How well does Clomid (clomiphene) work?

Well: Statistically around 80% of women will ovulate on clomid, (clomiphene) but only 50-60% eventually get pregnant. ...Read more

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How fast does Clomid (clomiphene) typically work?

How fast does Clomid (clomiphene) typically work?

3-to-6 cycles: Many factors besides fertility medication go into achieving a succesful pregnancy. In appropriately selected couples, meaning normal semen parameters and healthy fallopian tubes at a minimum, cumulative pregnancy rates with Clomiphene are 85% in 3 cycles and around 95% in 6 cycles. ...Read more

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How well does methotrexate work?

How well does methotrexate work?

Need more info: Methrotrexate is used for many diseases. Please ask this question again and be specific about what the Methotrexate is being used for. ...Read more

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How long does it take metformin to work for fertility. Or does it even work?

How long does it take metformin to work for fertility. Or does it even work?

It helps, not sure : If you have the so-called polycystic ovarian syndrome and Insulin resistance problem with lower chance of fertility, the use of metformin can help, but no one really knows how truly effective it is or how long it takes. You could be pregnant tomorrow, next month, in 6 months, a year, or even never. It is frustrating, but hang in there. Wt loss can help. Consult doc regularly and good luck to you. ...Read more

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How long does it take premerithin cream to finally work.

How long does it take premerithin cream to finally work.

Ineffective: If you are using Permethrin cream that is available over the counter it will not work. Bugs are now resistant to the over the counter product and one needs the prescription strength product to work or to use the new oral medication to treat these bugs. ...Read more

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How long generally does Lyrica (pregabalin) start to work ?

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How long generally does Lyrica (pregabalin) start to work ?

Lyrica (pregabalin) 7-10 days: In clinical studies in neuropathic pain some patients experienced a decrease in pain in as early as 7-10 days with a minimum dosage 150 mg BID. ...Read more

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Does homeopathy truly work ?And if it works how does it work with such small concentrations ?

Does homeopathy truly work ?And if it works how does it work with such small  concentrations ?

Law of similars: Treating like with like. Remedy must resonate with symptoms and patient. If not close, remedy will fail to stimulate healing response. ...Read more

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How long does it usually take for Proactiv to work?

How long does it usually take for Proactiv to work?

ProActiv: Proactive is simply an expensive form of benzoyl peroxide and is hardly the miracle drug that is promoted on tv. If it works at all, it might be 2-3 months before you start to see any benefit. Save yourself some money and buy generic benzoyl peroxide 5 percent wash or gel. ...Read more

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How long does it usually take till depression therapies start to work?

How long does it usually take till depression therapies start to work?

If you mean: Medications, it depends on the medication. In general, 4 weeks, though some people respond quicker. ...Read more

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Typically, how long does it take cimetidine to work once taken with water ?

Typically, how long does it take cimetidine to work once taken with water ?

Cimetidine: It starts working pretty quickly, the problem may be that your condition may take a little while to improve. It depends on what's being treated - gastritis or stomach ulcer. It takes sometimes up to 6 weeks for them to heal, although, improvement may be noted in 2-3 days already. ...Read more

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How often does insemination work the first time?

How often does insemination work the first time?

Same each time: Insemination has the same pregnancy rate the first 3 cycles you do it. That rate varies based on age, meds and diagnosis. ...Read more

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How long does it take B12 injections to work?

How long does it take B12 injections to work?

B12: B12 injections work immediately, and serum levels show increase within the day. ...Read more

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How long does it take to start working and for how many hours does it work?

How long does it take to start working and for how many hours does it work?

You forgot to say: what it is you are taking! Look on the bottle or box for the name and the ingredients. Look up each ingredient on the internet, this is a pretty good site https://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/druginformation.html but it is US based. If you are in another country, you may have a similar resource that uses the drug names that are used in your country. ...Read more

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After how muchtime does minoxidil (10%) works for alopecia? Does it even works? :/

After how muchtime does minoxidil (10%) works for alopecia?
Does it even works? :/

Minoxidil: Minoxidil grows new hair in 50% of males and 70% of females with genetic alopecia. It may also slow hairloss in a larger % but you have to keep using it. ...Read more

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How well does benzocaine work?

How well does benzocaine work?

Pretty well: Benzocaine is a great topical anesthetic when used carefully and properly. Do not exceed recommended dosages as it may cause a serious condition called methemoglobinemia. ...Read more

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