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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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Do cyclo-progynova pills inhibit ovulation/ pregnancy?

Do cyclo-progynova pills inhibit  ovulation/ pregnancy?

Not reliably.: This preparation is for post-menopausal hormone replacement therapy. It should not be used during established pregnancy. But can be used to prepare the lining of the uterus for embryo transfer. The medication should not be used for birth control. ...Read more

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Missed period after 2nd cycle of clomid (clomiphene)?

Missed period after 2nd cycle of clomid (clomiphene)?

Few things...: Either there is a pregnancy or you didn't ovulate. Test for pregnancy. If negative, repeat in a few days. If still negative, the dose of Clomid (clomiphene) may need to be increased. Talk to the prescribing doctor about whether this is good advice for your specific situation. ...Read more

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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

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Use ovulation kit on projected ovulation day?

Use ovulation kit on projected ovulation day?

Yes: Best to get the kind where you use it every day so that you do not miss ovulation. If you are 48 and trying to conceive, do not wait too long before you see a fertility specialist. ...Read more

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Will progynova suppress ovulation?

Will progynova suppress ovulation?

It can: do that if taken in moderate/ high doses before ovulation. ...Read more

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Mentrual cycle 23 days, when would I ovulate?

Mentrual cycle 23 days, when would I ovulate?

Probably day 9 to 11: If you are a healthy woman and you menstruate regularly every 23 days, you are likely to ovulate about 12 to 14 days before the onset of your menstrual bleeding, which would correspond to about day 9 to 11 of your cycles. Keeping a record of your basal body temperature over 2 to 3 cycles or asking your Gyn for an ovulation kit may be better ways to tell "when you ovulate". ...Read more

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25 day cycle, likely implantation date?

25 day cycle, likely implantation date?

25 - 14: In a 25 day cycle ovulation occurs at 25 - 14 days = 11 days, counting as of the day that the preceding menstrual period started - not when it ended. ...Read more

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Age 20 w/ pcos+anovulation. Ovulated last cycle on just metformin+provera . Now taking 50mg Clomid (clomiphene) cd5-9. Chances of ovulating this cycle? Conceiving?

Varies: About 75% of women with pcos will ovulate with clomid (clomiphene). About 75% of them will conceive with in the first 4 cycles. Some of the others will eventually conceive if they continue to ovulate with the clomid (clomiphene). ...Read more

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Do we ovulate after periods?

Do we ovulate after periods?

Ovulate : Yes. Maybe 7-10 days after your period stops depending on the duration of your period. Looked at another way ovulation occurs about 2 weeks before your period starts. ...Read more

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Does pregnant woman menstruate?

Does pregnant woman menstruate?

Female Fertility: Remember, menstruation means the monthly blood period that cleans out the un-pregnant uterus in preparation for the next cycle. Once one is pregnant, let's hope, the uterus is not cleaned out but protected so that the fetus can grow into a healthy baby. ...Read more

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

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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Does ovulation happen at 60day cycle?

Does ovulation happen at 60day cycle?

Likely no: I agree with my colleagues who have addressed this question. It's likely that ovulation typically occurs days #9-14 in a typical cycle. If you are having irregular cycles, then ovulation "could" occur at day #60, but if your cycles are that irregular, it would be impossible to tell unless you were constantly using ovulation predictor kits (which would be prohibitively expensive). ...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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Do women ovulate every month?

Not always: The best marker for ovulation monthly is to have a menstrual cycle monthly. If cycles are light, irregular and spaced out farther than 35 days, it is a sign you may not be ovulating regularly. There are many reasons for not ovulating and it may take a visit to your provider to get an explanation. If you do not ovulate regularly for many months or years there is an higher risk of uterine cancer. ...Read more

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Does late ovulation mean late periods?

Does late ovulation mean late periods?

It should ...: The 2nd half of the cycle (luteal phase) starts with ovulation and ends with a period, or goes on into pregnancy. Most luteal phases should be 13-14 days. The most accurate ways of telling the length are to use an ovulation predictor kit, or ultrasound monitoring if seeing a fertility md (rei). If you have a short luteal phase or long cycles (35-40 days or more) get checked by rei to find out why. ...Read more

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When do women ovulate?

When do women ovulate?

Midcycle: Ovulation almost always occurs 14 days before the menstrual period starts, and the new cycle starts the first day bleeding begins. The normal menstrual cycle can be from 21 to 35 days long. So ovulation can happen anywhere from 7 to 21 days after the period starts - depending on the cycle length. Most women start a period (and new cycle) every 28 to 30 days - so they ovulate 14 to 16 days later. ...Read more

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