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Doctor insights on: Is There A Safe Way To Delay Ovulation By A Few Days In A Regular Cycle

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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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Is there a safe way to delay ovulation in a normal cyle by just a few days?

Is there a safe way to delay ovulation in a normal cyle by just a few days?

Possibly: By taking Clomid (clomiphene) starting on day 5 you can sometimes push the day of ovulation a couple of days later. This is not foolproof. It is more likely to work if you have a very short cycle and ovulate early and are trying to ovulate closer to day 14. There is a 5-10% risk of multiple birth (mostly twins) so it is not without risk. ...Read more

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Does hysterosalpingraphy delay period.I am 28 regular and ovulation was delayed 23.We did intercourse.Now I am 4 days late.What does that mean.?

Does hysterosalpingraphy delay period.I am 28 regular and ovulation was delayed 23.We did intercourse.Now I am 4 days late.What does that mean.?

Check Pregnancy Test: First i would check to see if you are pregnant. The hsg really should not affect the timing of your period. But sometimes it makes the tubes work better and increases your pregnancy rates. ...Read more

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Had sex during ovulation window.got period with a 15 days delay.did 3 pregnancy test at regular intervals all negative. Why delay?this has occured b4.

Had sex during ovulation window.got period with a 15 days delay.did 3 pregnancy test at regular intervals all negative. Why delay?this has occured b4.

Delayed period.: Stress, change in diet , an illness, change in your schedule, excessive exercise, taking a new medication or changing the dose of your current medications can delay your ovulation and in terms delay your period. ...Read more

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How would i know if i ovulate every month I have regular cycle but from past few months my af is lighter n shorter to 6 days 2/d bleeding then spoting?

How would i know if i ovulate every month I have regular cycle but from past few months my af is lighter n shorter to 6 days 2/d bleeding then spoting?

U can do an ovulatio: Ovulation kit , if u ovulate , it should be 14 days before the end of your cycle , the kit usually has 5 days, so u start 2 days before the supposed day of ovulation and finish 2 days after. ...Read more

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I took a ovulation test for 28 days. It always came up negative. I have regular periods every 28 days, what does this mean? Am i not ovulating?

I took a ovulation test for 28 days. It always came up negative. I have regular periods every 28 days, what does this mean? Am i not ovulating?

Possibly: Just because your cycles are regular doesn't mean they are ovulatory. If your kits are negative you should talktoyour doctor. ...Read more

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8 days late unprtotected sex during ovulation normally regular periods no changes in life took hpt 2 days ago and was negative what could be wrong?

8 days late unprtotected sex during ovulation normally regular periods no changes in life took hpt 2 days ago and was negative what could be wrong?

Too soon, maybe.: Take the test again in a few days and follow the instructions exactly. If still negative consider getting a blood pg test by your doc. Also get checked for std's if you have had unprotected sex. Good luck! ...Read more

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I had 13th day 14mm dominant follicle, 4 days later it was 15mm,then it was smaller and I didnt ovulate, what are the causes if have regular periods?

I had 13th day 14mm dominant follicle, 4 days later it was 15mm,then it was smaller and I didnt ovulate, what are the causes if have regular periods?

Not clear: I am not sure definitive conclusions can be made from monitoring follicular development over one menstrual cycle. Since you are tracking follicular size I assume you are seeing an infertility specialist otherwise I am not sure why one would be monitoring this. If so then schedule a follow up visit with the specialist to determine the next steps. ...Read more

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What is the percent of getting pregnant if have a regular cycle and you had sex 4 days before ovulation?

What is the percent of getting pregnant if have a regular cycle and you had sex 4 days before ovulation?

20 to 25%: If you have no fertility issues the chance you conceive with regular intercourse each month is 20-25%. Best to have intercourse every other day to improve the odds. ...Read more

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Hello. I have a regular cycle but my period comes every 25 days. My last period was Dec 18, 2015. When did I ovulate and conceive my baby?

Hello. I have a regular cycle but my period comes every 25 days. My last period was Dec 18, 2015. When did I ovulate and conceive my baby?

Just an estimate...: It cannot be known the moment conception actually happens in a natural pregnancy. One can count 11 days after Dec. 18, to estimate ovulation day. Even if one knows the exact moment ejaculation happened, that still does not say when conception was. Use the U/S dating scan to estimate the conception date. It almost never matters when the exact conception time was, and all dates are just estimates. ...Read more

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If I took plan B 3 days before my projected ovulation date (with a regular cycle), will my period come earlier? Should I worry if it's late?

If I took plan B 3 days before my projected ovulation date (with a regular cycle), will my period come earlier? Should I worry if it's late?

Probably not.: When you use Plan B before you ovulate, it's quite effective in preventing pregnancy. Since you took it early in your cycle it's unlike to mess up your next period. If your period is more than a few days late, sure, get a pregnancy test, but it's likely to be negative. Yea! ...Read more