Clomid is used for treatment of female infertility and other conditions as determined by your doctor.
Clomid may be taken with or without a meal. Talk to your doctor about the dosage suitable for you. Properly timed sexual intercourse is important for good results. Ovulation usually occurs 5 to 10 days after a dose of Clomid. If pregnancy has not been successful after 3 courses of treatment, further treatment is not recommended.
Before taking Clomid, tell your doctor or pharmacist if you have any medical conditions, especially if you have allergies to medicines, foods, or other substances, if you have depression, endometriosis, polycystic ovarian syndrome, or uterine fibroids, if you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant or are breast–feeding. Do not use Clomid if you are or become pregnant. If you suspect that you could be pregnant, contact your doctor, it is important to not take Clomid while pregnant. It is unknown if Clomid is excreted in breast milk. Do not breast–feed while taking Clomid. Some medicines may interact with Clomid, therefore tell your doctor of all prescription or nonprescription medicine, herbal preparation, or dietary supplement that you are taking. Enlargement of the ovaries may happen during or shortly after taking Clomid. Call your doctor if you experience any stomach or pelvic pain, weight gain, pain, or stomach enlargement or discomfort while taking Clomid. Lab tests, including pregnancy tests, will be needed while you are taking Clomid. Be sure to keep all doctor and lab appointments. Do not take Clomid if you have abnormal vaginal bleeding, have ovarian cysts (small growths on the ovaries) or enlargement not due to polycystic ovarian syndrome, if you have or have had blockage of blood vessels (blood clots) in the legs, lungs, or other parts of the body, if you have liver problems, uncontrolled thyroid or adrenal gland problems, or a brain lesion (e.g., pituitary gland tumor). Elderly patients may be more sensitive to Clomid. These patients may require a lower dose or/and special monitoring during treatment. Clomid is not recommended for treatment of children, Safety and effectiveness have not been confirmed.
If you miss a dose of Clomid, contact your doctor for instructions.
Possible Side Effects
Some of the Possible Side Effects are– Blurred vision or vision problems (spots or flashes), breast tenderness, dizziness, enlarged breasts, enlargement of the ovaries, flushing, headache, hot flashes, lightheadedness, mood change, nausea, pelvic pain or bloating, stomach pain, vomiting. Contact your doctor if any of these or other side effects occur. If you experience any of the following serious side effects, you should seek medical attention immediately– Severe allergic reactions (rash, hives, difficulty breathing, tightness in the chest, swelling of the mouth, face, lips, or tongue) increased risk of cancer of the ovaries, over stimulation of the ovaries, spontaneous abortion.
Store Clomid at room temperature, between 59 – 86 °F (15 –30 °C). Store away from heat, moisture, and light. Do not store in the bathroom. Keep Clomid out of the reach of children.
If overdose is suspected seek medical attention immediately. Symptoms may include blurred vision, flushing, nausea, stomach pain, vomiting.
Clomid may cause dizziness, lightheadedness, or vision disturbances, including blurring, spots, and flashes. Do not drive, operate machinery, or do anything else that could be dangerous until you know how you react to Clomid. Using Clomid alone, with certain other medicines, or with alcohol may lessen your ability to drive or perform other potentially dangerous tasks. Pregnancy with more than 1 fetus (e.g., twins) is possible while you are taking Clomid. Be sure you have discussed the potential complications and hazards of multiple pregnancy. Do not share this medicine with others for whom it was not prescribed. Do not use this medicine for other health conditions. If your symptoms do not improve or if they worsen, contact your doctor
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