At times chlomid can thin the lining if uterus. What are the affects of this side effect? Miscarriage? Failure to implant?
Implantation defect. Clomid (clomiphene) may cause the endometrial lining to not grow sufficiently to allow for implantation of an embryo. Checking the lining of the endometrium before ovulation can show if this might be an issue. Estrogen can be added 4 days after ovulation to improve the lining in some cases.
Side effect chlomid is thinning lining of uterus. Does that mean higher chance of miscarriage as well as harder to implant?
Yes. These are possible adverse effects of clomid, (clomiphene) and they tend to be more common when the dose is increased or when someone has been taking Clomid (clomiphene) for prolonged cycles (month after month after month). This is why it's critical to be monitored with ultrasounds during Clomid (clomiphene) cycles! Read more...