clomiphene


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clo·mi·phene

 (klō′mə-fēn, klŏm′ə-)
n.
A synthetic drug, C26H28ClNO, that is used in its citrate form to stimulate ovulation.

[c(h)lo(ro)- + (a)mi(ne) + blend of phen(yl) and -ene.]

clomiphene

(ˈkləʊmɪˌfiːn)
n
(Pharmacology) a drug that stimulates the production of egg cells in the ovary: used to treat infertility in women
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Noun1.clomiphene - 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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clomiphene

(USAN), clomifene (INN) n clomifeno
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It describes female and male reproductive physiology; female and male infertility and recurrent pregnancy loss and miscarriage; infertility testing; choosing the right treatment, including clomiphene citrate, intrauterine insemination, in vitro fertilization (IVF), and third-party conception; failed treatments and moving forward; new advances in assisted reproductive technology, such as pre-implantation genetic diagnosis, time-lapse embryo imaging, platelet-rich plasma, and stem cell therapy; and traveling abroad for treatment.
Tate insisted that his failed drug test was due to him taking the fertility drug clomiphene.
Normandale tested positive for the prohibited substance clomiphene following an out-of-competition test during a Cardiff RFC training session in September 2018.
fr tw av Normandale, pictured, tested positive for the prohibited substance clomiphene following an out-of-competition test during a Cardiff RFC training session in September 2018.
He is alleged to have taken clomiphene - a selective oestrogen receptor modulator which is prohibited by World Anti-Doping.
Clomiphene citrate is a triphenylethylene derivative which acts as an estrogen antagonist.
Clomiphene citrate, human chorionic gonadotropin (HCG), human menopausal gonadotropin (HMG), metformin are the commonly used drugs for ovulation induction.
He was later stripped of his title due to a hit-and-run incident before a failed drug test for anti-estrogen agents clomiphene and letrozol saw him having to wait until July last year to challenge Cormier for the belt he never lost.
Similar observations are made by previous studies in which the expression of the molecular markers of endometrial receptivity, integrin [[alpha].sub.V] [[beta].sub.3] and glycodelin, are decreased in endometrial biopsy specimens from women with PCOS when ovulation is induced with clomiphene citrate (Gonzalez et al., 2001; Jakubowicz et al., 2001).