Clomid Effects

Clomid induces ovulation, meaning there is a small risk of side effects due to ovarian hyper-stimulation; Clomid effects can include erupting cysts and enlarged ovaries. These are more common, however, with other fertility drugs than they are with Clomid.

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Clomifene molecule

Clomid effects can also include pain. Should you experience any unexplained pain while on Clomid, you should contact your doctor immediately so that an ultrasound can be performed and check for any problems.

Additionally, patients with a history of liver disease should not take Clomid. Some years ago some published clinical reports stated that Clomid effects included an increase in cervical cancer. While much of this research has been refuted and discredited, don’t hesitate to ask your doctor about it if it concerns you.

Clomid is safe, its risks are minimal, especially compared to its potential effectiveness, and it’s an inexpensive medication. In other words there are a number of very good reasons why Clomid remains the first step in treating infertility and arguably, one of the best.


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