The Clomid brand name has been discontinued in the U. If generic versions of this product have been approved by the FDA, there may be generic equivalents available. Clomid clomiphene is a non-steroidal fertility medicine. It causes the pituitary gland to release hormones needed to stimulate ovulation the release of an egg from the ovary. Clomid is used to cause ovulation in women with certain medical conditions such as polycystic ovary syndrome that prevent naturally occurring ovulation.
Ovarian cysts are solid or fluid-filled sacs that form on the surface or within one or both ovaries. They range in size usually between 1 — 4 centimeters but in some cases can grow quite large and measure 5 cm or more. Many women have ovarian cysts at some point in their lives, most commonly during childbearing years The majority of ovarian cysts present minimal to no discomfort and are harmless. However certain types of ovarian cysts, or cysts that have ruptured, can produce serious symptoms.
It will be prescribed for a maximum of six treatment cycles. Most women who respond to treatment do so within three treatments. Side-effects tend to be mild, but you should speak with your doctor as soon as possible if you get abdominal pain or discomfort, or if you have any problems with your eyesight. Clomifene is used to treat infertility in women who are not ovulating properly.
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