Here are the answers to some of the most common questions about this fertility drug. Also, it can sometimes cause cervical mucus changes, creating a barrier between the egg and the sperm. Trying To Conceive Forums. Clomid, the brand name of the generic drug Clomiphene, may be prescribed if you have been having difficulty ovulating or getting pregnant on your own. It's very painful to see it every day, as we were all just a few weeks apart. I am new to this site-- so grateful to have found all of you. I never thought in my life that I would actually be looking forward to my AF lol. Cycle Update on 100mg of Clomid
Archived Discussion This discussion is archived and locked for posting See active discussions on Fertility Treatments. Hello everyone I'm new to this, but I wanted to see if anyone has gotten pregnant off of clomid mg. This is my first cycle taking clomid. I finished taking my last pill this morning. I took it through cd I took a clear blue advanced ovulation test as soon as i woke up today and it says I'm in the high fertility.
So I hope to have my BFP soon. Please anyone who has had success with clomid mg. Let me know how it went! I would like to know any tricks you did to ttc. However, this ovulation-inducing drug does not guarantee pregnancy, nor does it come without potential risk. Here are the answers to some of the most common questions about this fertility drug. Why should I take Clomid?
Your doctor may prescribe it if you are not ovulating on a monthly basis, ovulating too early or late in your cycle, or not at all. It can also be used to increase egg production for assisted reproductive technologies, such as in vitro fertilization IVF. How does Clomid work? This hormone promotes the growth of ovarian follicles containing eggs, leading to the release of estrogen. If the fertility drug cycle is successful, an LH surge will occur about a week after the last pill is taken.
You will ovulate and release eggs for fertilization. What will my life be like on Clomid? Your doctor will start your first dose of Clomid typically 50 mg orally on either day 2, 3, 4, or 5 of your cycle. You will take one pill a day for the next five days. If you fail to ovulate, your doctor may increase your dosage by 50 mg increments, with mg being the maximum recommended by the Food and Drug Administration FDA.
How will I know if I ovulate? You can chart your BBT by taking your temperature each morning. Could I experience Clomid side effects? About 1 in 10 women experience Clomid side effects. These symptoms may be similar to what you experience prior to a menstrual cycle, including:. Are Clomid side effects worth it? Clomid success rates offer you an 80 percent chance of ovulating within the first three months, and a 40 to 45 percent chance of conceiving within six cycles.
If Clomid does not work for you after three to six cycles, your doctor may recommend other fertility treatments.