Generic Clomid is an ovulatory stimulant usually prescribed for the treatment of female infertility. It works to significantly increase the chance of pregnancy by increasing the production of eggs during ovulation. Generic Clomid is recommended for use in women who have normal estrogen and pituitary gland levels, however may have lower than average or irregular egg reproduction.
Generic Clomid may also be used to boost the production of multiple eggs for use in combination with assisted reproduction technologies such as in vitro fertilization or gamete intra-fallopian transfer (GIFT). Generic Clomid may also be used to as a clomiphene challenge test which is often used to test the ovulation and egg quality in women in the case of ovarian reserve. Generic Clomid is not effective in partners where the male is diagnosed as infertile.
Always follow your doctor's instructions and the directions on your prescription label when taking Generic Clomid. Your dosage will depend on your personal medical condition. Generic Clomid is to be taken orally with a full glass of water. Generic Clomid is generally taking in 5 day cycles in correlation with the menstrual cycle. Consult your doctor for dosage tailored to your needs.
Always read the ingredients on the label before taking this or any other medication to ensure that there are no elements that may elicit an allergic reaction. Stop taking this medication and consult a doctor if you experience symptoms associated with allergies. Patients taking Generic Clomid may experience Ovarian Hyperstimulation Syndrome (OHSS). Contact your doctor immediately if you experience symptoms of OHSS, including: swollen legs, hands, and abdomen; abdominal pain, weight gain, loss of breath, and nausea and vomiting. Additional side effects associated with Generic Clomid include: abdominal or pelvic pain as a result of an enlarged ovaries. Enlarged ovaries may also present themselves in the form of tenderness, pressure or swelling in the lower abdomen/pelvic region. Taking Generic Clomid may also result in: increased sensitivity in the breasts, blurred vision, diarrhea, headache, or abnormal uterine bleeding. Consult your doctor immediately if you experience any of the above mentioned side effects.
Generic Clomid may also increase chances of having multiple births.
Note that this is not an all-inclusive list of side effects. Consult a doctor for an extended understanding of the possible risks involved with taking Generic Clomid.
Always consult a trusted physician before taking Generic Clomid or adding any other prescription drug to your healthcare routine. Notify your doctor if you have any of the following conditions before taking Generic Clomid: Ovarian cysts or enlarged ovaries (not due to polycystic ovary syndrome), abnormal vaginal bleeding, liver disease, uncontrolled thyroid or adrenal gland problems, tumor in the brain (pituitary tumor). Use extra caution when driving or operating heavy machinery while taking Generic Clomid, as this medication may cause impaired vision. Do not take Generic Clomid if you are currently pregnant. Consult your doctor if you are currently breastfeeding or intended on breastfeeding while taking Generic Clomid.
Never take more than one dose of Generic Clomid at a time. Consult a trusted healthcare professional for further instructions on what to do if you've missed a dosage of this medication.
Store at room temperature in a closed container protected from heat, light and moisture. Keep Generic Clomid away from children and pets. Always dispose of medicines safely.