What is clomiphene?
Clomiphene (Serophene« and Clomid«) is an infertility drug that works by stimulating ovulation or egg production in women. For women whose infertility stems from problems with ovulation, prescription fertility drugs are the first option as it is the least invasive.
Clomiphene's side effects
Women taking clomiphene risk
side effects like increased likelihood of multiple fetuses (twins), flushing, headache and
dizziness, stomach pain, abnormal vaginal bleeding, breast tenderness, bloating, blurred vision
and tiredness. Clomiphene's side effects should lessen with time. But if they do become
bothersome or get worse, notify your doctor. Immediately contact your doctor if you develop any
If you continue to have difficulty becoming pregnant, talk with your doctor or health professional about what the best possible treatment is for you.
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