How should I take clomid (clomiphene)?

Day 3-7. Clomid (clomiphene) is usually taken for five days starting on the third day of the menstrual cycle. Starting dose is 50-100 mg daily.
Days 5-9. There are several regimens for taking clomid; one has been mentioned by dr. Chenette. Another is to take it daily from cycle day 5 to 9. 50 milligrams is a typical starting dose. Your doctor will have you determine if you ovulate on the starting dose by charting your temperature or using an ovulation predictor kit.

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When and how should I take Clomid (clomiphene) 50mg.

Days 5-9. You should be under a doctor's care while you are taking clomid (clomiphene). Rarely, but sometimes, it can cause ovarian hyperstimulation or large ovarian cysts. A physician should evaluate you between each month of clomid (clomiphene). Take Clomid (clomiphene) days 5-9. Day 1 is the first day of your period. Start an ovulation kit day 11 or 12. Have sex day 11 and not again until you ovulate. Read more...

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...

Should I take Clomid (clomiphene) even though I've miscarried?

It depends. You should discuss this with your doctor or a fertility specialist (reproductive endocrinologist). Most people who have a miscarriage do not have a problem and have a good chance of having a normal pregnancy next time. However, you should be evaluated by a doctor before trying to conceive again to make certain that you are doing everything you can to lower your risks for miscarriage next time. Read more...
Clomiphene is ok. Clomiphene is ok to take 2 months after a miscarriage. Miscarriages occur for reasons mostly unrelated to clomiphene. Read more...

The cyst is very small (less than 2 cm) on my left ovary. Should I take Clomid (clomiphene) while I have this cyst?

General No. If you have a "non-pcos" cyst, you should treat this before clomid (clomiphene). A "dominant follicle (bigger than 2 cm) may be overstimulated by clomid (clomiphene), resulting in a dangerous condition. Read more...

I suffer from pcos so from which day should of periods should I take clomid (clomiphene)?

Early. There are a few different protocols for this, but many people will take Clomid (clomiphene) from cycle day 2-7 (with day 1 being the first day of menstrual bleeding). Read more...
Day 5 to 9. Clomid (clomiphene) is usually taken on cycle days 5 thru 9. Some physicians recommend cycle days 3 thru 7. Read more...

Should I take clomid, (clomiphene) before giong for ivf? It might work and I may b pregnant without ivf?

Depends. If your ovaries tre not in good shape, Clomid (clomiphene) is a waste of time , i assume your dco can work u up and advise if Clomid (clomiphene) is good or not for u. Read more...

Hi Doc, when should I take clomid (clomiphene)? Is it during my period or after?

Clomid (clomiphene) Clomid (clomiphene) is taken on cycle days 5-9. Start counting cycle days on the first day of bleeding. ( first day of bleeding is cycle day one. Start Clomid (clomiphene) on day 5 and continue until cycle day 9), Read more...

Can I take clomid (clomiphene) while testing for ovulation?

Yes. Testing for ovulation is important during a Clomid (clomiphene) cycle. If ovulation does not occur the Clomid (clomiphene) dose may need adjustment. Read more...