Clomid


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Noun1.Clomid - a fertility drug (trade name Clomid) that is used to stimulate ovulation and that has been associated with multiple births
fertility drug - a drug used to increase a woman's fertility
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She and Daniel struggled to conceive and she took fertility drug Clomid, to help produce eggs.
Caption: Clomid is a first-line therapy because it "offers a balance of achieving clinical pregnancies with a lower multiple pregnancy rate," Dr.
Fertility drugs like Clomid also seem to increase chances of conceiving twins as multiple eggs could possibly be released during the time of ovulation.
Rodriguez received a therapeutic use exemption for the otherwise-banned substance clomid, according to the book ''Blood Sport: Alex Rodriguez, Biogenesis and the Quest to End Baseball's Steroid Era,'' which was published last week.
Several drugs called selective estrogen receptor modulators showed promise, including clomiphene, marketed as Clomid and prescribed to treat infertility, and toremifene, used to treat advanced breast cancer.
Unfortunately, a thin uterine lining is a common side effect of "fertility-promoting" medications such as Clomid, or clomiphene citrate.
In February 2007, she started trying for a baby with her husband, Steve and she also started taking Clomid – a pill which can encourage ovulation.
According to a recent study from the National Institutes of Health, ovulation-inducing fertility treatments like Clomid and follicle stimulating hormone (FSH) do not significantly increase a woman's risk of developing breast cancer.
I have undergone Clomid treatment, a medication designed to help with ovulation and have visited the Calderdale Royal Hospital at least twice a week.
But after being prescribed a drug called Clomid, Louise fell pregnant within one month