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Related to clomiphene: clomiphene citrate
a nonsteroid estrogen analogue used as the citrate salt to stimulate ovulation.
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A synthetic drug, C26H28ClNO, that is used in its citrate form to stimulate ovulation.
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clomipheneClomifene, 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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