clomiphene


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clomiphene

 [klo´mĭ-fēn]
a nonsteroid estrogen analogue used as the citrate salt to stimulate ovulation.

clomiphene

(klō′mə-fēn, klŏm′ə-)
n.
A synthetic drug, C26H28ClNO, that is used in its citrate form to stimulate ovulation.

clomiphene

Clomifene, an anti-oestrogen drug used to treat INFERTILITY by virtue of its ability to stimulate the production of eggs from the ovaries (ovulation). Multiple pregnancies often result. The drug is on the WHO official list. A brand name is Clomid.
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Giving evidence at his tribunal, he revealed how he had looked up clomiphene on the Internet and read that it should leave his system after about 11 weeks.
All these patients were treated with clomiphene citrate starting with 50 mg/day on day 2-5 of their cycle for 5 days.
By means of morphological and immunohistochemical investigations, we examined the structure of the testis and epididymis and the ER[alpha] distribution during the mating season, in the presence of Clomiphene alone or in combination with FSH.
Legro from Pennsylvania State University in the United States said women undergoing acupuncture with Clomiphene would do much better than women receiving only acupuncture or only clomiphene.
Effect of diagnosis, age, sperm quality, and number of preovulatory follicles on the outcome of multiple cycles of clomiphene citrate-intrauterine insemination.
The effect of clomiphene citrate on different sperm parameters and serum hormone levels in preselected infertile men: a controlled double-blind cross-over study.
The patients began to additionally take clomiphene from the 5th day of the 4th menstrual cycle (Shanghai Hengshan Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd., National Medicine Permit No.
She gave a history of recent clomiphene citrate tablet use for ovulation induction which started 5 days earlier with no other hormonal therapy.
The patient had undergone fertility treatment in November 2013, which involved a month long course of clomiphene citrate and progesterone as well as chorionic gonadotropins.