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Clomid (Clomiphene) works well to induce ovulation in women who have already tried other options. Be prepared for a somewhat complicated dosing schedule.
- (30) 50mg tablet
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- It's taken by mouth and not given as an injection.
- Clomid (Clomiphene) is effective in women who have polycystic ovary syndrome.
- It doesn't affect pituitary, adrenal, or thyroid functions.
- Treatment can be repeated if it doesn't work the first time.
- Clomid (Clomiphene) isn't a first-choice therapy. Other options need to be tried before starting this drug.
- A pelvic exam and pregnancy test are necessary prior to each course of Clomid (Clomiphene).
- You can't use Clomid (Clomiphene) if you currently have liver problems.
- Clomid (Clomiphene) isn't safe for women who have ovarian cysts or enlarged ovaries (aside from polycystic ovary syndrome).
Clomid (Clomiphene) induces ovulation in women by interacting with estrogen-receptor-containing tissues. It releases a series of hormones that stimulates the release of an egg from the ovaries.
Side effect rates for Clomid (Clomiphene)
- Ovarian enlargement
- Hot flashes
- Abdominal-pelvic discomfort/distention/bloating
- Nausea and vomiting
- Breast discomfort
- Visual symptoms
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Clomid (Clomiphene) therapy can't be used in women who have liver disease or a history of liver damage. Talk to your doctor about other options that can work for you.