This medicine is commonly known as clomiphene citrate.

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This medication is employed to treat physiological condition like infertility in females. It works by stimulating a rise within the quantity of hormones that support the expansion and release of mature ovum (ovulation). This medication isn't suggested for women whose ovaries now do not produce eggs properly (ovarian or primary pituitary failure).

How to use Clomid

Clomiphene should be taken orally as directed by your doctor so as to be most efficient. It's necessary to follow your dosing schedule accurately. Your dose is predicated on your medical condition and response to medical care. Don't take it frequently or for a extended time than instructed by your doctor. You may be asked to note your body temperature, carry out ovulation tests, and carefully time sexual intercourse for perfect results.

Clomid is employed to treat physiological condition like infertility in females

Side Effects

Contact your doctor immediately if any of the following side effects occur:

  • Stomach upset
  • Abdominal/pelvic fullness
  • Bloating
  • Breast tenderness
  • Flushing ("hot flashes")
  • Dizziness
  • Headache
  • Abnormal vaginal haemorrhage
  • Mental changes
  • Mood swings
  • Vision changes (e.g., blurred vision, seeing spots or flashes).

This medication might cause a condition known as ovarian hyper stimulation syndrome (OHSS). Sometimes, serious OHSS causes sudden building up of fluid within the abdomen, chest, and heart region. This could occur throughout medical care or after therapy has been stopped. Get medical aid instantly if you develop any of the following effects: severe pain/swelling within the lower abdomen (pelvic) space, nausea/vomiting, sudden/rapid weight gain, diarrhea, chest pain, shortness of breath, diminished urination, pain/redness/swelling of the legs, fast/irregular heartbeat.

In some cases, it may increase the risk of multiple pregnancies (twins, triplets).


Before taking Clomid, tell your doctor or pill roller if you're allergic to it; or if you have got the other allergies. This product might contain inactive components, which might cause hypersensitivity or alternative issues. This medication shouldn't be used if you have got some specific medical conditions. Before the intake of this medication, consult your doctor or pill roller if you have: cysts in ovary or enlarged ovaries (not owing to polycystic ovary syndrome), abnormal vaginal haemorrhage, uncontrolled thyroid or endocrine issues, adrenal gland disorders, liver disease, brain tumor (pituitary tumor). Before the use of this medication, tell your doctor or pill roller your anamnesis, particularly of: polycystic ovary syndrome, uterine issues (e.g. endometriosis, uterine fibroids).Use of Clomid might lead to multiple births (e.g., twins, triplets). Consult your doctor for additional details. This drug might cause dizziness or cause vision disturbances. Don't drive, use machinery, or do any activity that needs alertness or clear vision till you're assured that you'll be able to perform these activities properly. Avoid alcoholic beverages.

Pregnancy and Clomid

Stop the use of this drug whenever you get pregnant. This drug should not be used throughout pregnancy. If you feel that you'll be pregnant, tell your physician at once.

It is not certain whether this drug is excreted into breast milk. This drug might cut back milk production. Contact your doctor prior breast-feeding.

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Clomiphene citrate

Clomiphene citrate is a medication commonly used in the treatment of infertility in women. It is also known by its brand names, such as Clomid or Serophene. Drug works by stimulating ovulation in women who have difficulty conceiving due to problems with their menstrual cycle or ovulation.

It belongs to a class of medications called selective estrogen receptor modulators (SERMs). Clomiphene works by blocking estrogen receptors in the hypothalamus, which in turn stimulates the release of certain hormones (gonadotropins) from the pituitary gland. These hormones then trigger the ovaries to produce and release eggs, thereby increasing the chances of conception.

Clomiphene citrate is usually taken orally in pill form and is typically prescribed for a specific period of the menstrual cycle.

Infertility in Females

Infertility in females refers to the inability to conceive or carry a pregnancy to full term despite regular and unprotected sexual intercourse for a specific period, typically a year or more.


Ovulation is a natural process that occurs in the menstrual cycle of women, typically around the middle of the cycle. It involves the release of a mature egg from one of the ovaries.

Infertility Hormonal Treatments

Women who do not ovulate spontaneously and have normal estradiol levels are traditionally prescribed Clomiphene Citrate, or Clomid. This medicine is a partial estrogen and partial anti-estrogen.

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