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Doctor insights on: Natural Ways To Induce Ovulation

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What are some natural ways to induce ovulation or OTC meds that i can take

What are some natural ways to induce ovulation or OTC meds that i can take

Inositol: There is some research evidence that the use of the b vitamin component inositol can be helpful in ovulation. Keeping weight in a healthy range, good diet, exercise, managing stress can all help. Acupuncture may help as well. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21744744. ...Read more

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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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Medicine to induce ovulation?

Medicine to induce ovulation?

Several: Ovulation inducing medications are Clomid (clomiphene) (a pill), fsh and lh (injectable gonadotropins), bromocriptine and Cabergoline (for lowering prolactin), metformin (for lowering insulin). Please discuss these with your doctor to see which is best for you. ...Read more

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What kind of medicine to induce ovulation?

Multiple options: First you must figure out if there is any underlying cause for lack of ovulation. Treating thyroid or prolactin abnormalities may reverse the problem. Other options include pills (clomiphene, aromatase inhibitors) and injections of medications. All are commonly used in various different situations. ...Read more

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What is the best medicine to help induce ovulation?

Ovulation: The most commonly used is clomiphen. It is frequently effective, alone or with another medicine. ...Read more

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Is LH injection reallyy effective to induce ovulation?

Is LH injection reallyy effective to induce ovulation?

LH injection: Lh which is a decapeptide is not available as a medication. You may mean hcg, which is the biologic equivalent of lh. If you have a mature follicle (egg within the ovary) HCG wiil induce ovulation. ...Read more

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Will insering a nuvaring one day late induce ovulation?

Possible: One day late means you have not had hormone suppression for 8 days. It is possible that the ovary wakes up and starts the ovulation process. Use another protection during this month. ...Read more

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Could hCG injection the best to induce ovulation?

Could hCG injection the best to induce ovulation?

"Best" depends on...: "best" would depend on a patient's details and a fertility doctor's past experiences, but descriptions can be read on the website: http://www.Pregonline.Com/infertility_treatments.Php the site says HCG can trigger ovulation and is usually given when there are mature ovarian follicles (egg sacs) seen on vaginal ultrasound (size >18 to 22 mm). ...Read more

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I'm 19 and i was wondering how do you make your periods normal again, like how do you induce ovulation? Is there a way? Is it even possible?

Yes: Yes, there is a way to control cycles as well as induce ovulation. However, before that is done, an evaluation is needed to identify why your cycles are irregular in the first place. ...Read more

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Can provera (medroxyprogesterone) induce ovulation?

Not directly: No. Since Provera (medroxyprogesterone) can start a period (sometimes ) ovulations can happen afterward, but no guarantee. ...Read more

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What are you views on using soy isoflavones to induce ovulation. I have a really long cycle at the moment (possibly not ovulating)?

Won't happen: They may slightly increase an estrogenic response but will not make you ovulate. You may have pcos in which case metformin can be helpful. Talk to your doc and get on the pill if you can. ...Read more

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Food and diet rich to increase health of utreus and stimulate ovulation and reduce infertility. Plz suggest foods to induce/stimulate ovulation.

Food and diet rich to increase health of utreus and stimulate ovulation and reduce infertility. Plz suggest foods to induce/stimulate ovulation.

Reality check...: A generally healthy diet low in fats and with balanced protein, carbohydrate, vitamins and minerals along with general good health and exercise, will increase "health of the uterus". However, diet alone will not "stimulate ovulation" or treat problems like endometriosis or scar tissue or ovulatory dysfunction, etc that contribute to infertility. ...Read more

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I haven't had period for 6 months. Will taking progesterone induce my period? Will i ovulate after?

I haven't had period for 6 months. Will taking progesterone induce my period? Will i ovulate after?

Maybe and no: A course of Progesterone (5-7 days) may cause menstruation in certain situations and it is actually a test to troubleshoot lack of menstruation. However Progesterone cannot cause ovulation. ...Read more

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For how long I should take Clomid (clomiphene) tp induce ovulation& when to start monitoring the ovulation after fifinishing taking it?

For how long I should take Clomid (clomiphene) tp induce ovulation& when to start monitoring the ovulation after fifinishing taking it?

Follow doctor: Clomid (clomiphene) should not be taken unless prescribed by and supervised by an appropriately trained doctor. You physician will instruct you when to take it (typically days 3-7 or 5-9) and how he/she would like to monitor you. This later part differs from doctor to doctor. ...Read more

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How long does metformin 1000mg take to induce ovulation.Ve pcos.M24..Ttc fr a year.Thank you.

How long does metformin 1000mg take to induce ovulation.Ve pcos.M24..Ttc fr a year.Thank you.

Need fertility doc: In women with pcos, they benefit from a combination of Clomid (clomiphene) and metformin. If you have been trying for a year, it is time to visit a fertility specialist for more specific advice about getting pregnant. ...Read more

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I am not ovulating and im 19 im trying to conceive. Do you think my doctor will give me medication to induce ovulation or am i too young?

You can get meds...: If you want to get pregnant and not ovulating at age 19, you will be able to get medication to help you get pregnant. If your doctor isn't comfortable with this, you can find one who is. Best wishes! ...Read more