Ovulation Induction (OI)
Ovaries induction refers using medicine to start development of mature follicles in female’s ovaries who could not ovulate or has other fertility issues. Such females cannot produce matured follicles without the help of ovulation improving medicines. Females with ovulation problem suffer from irregular menstrual periods, grown body hairs and infertility. Ovulation induction is slightly different from controlled ovarian hyperstimulation under which few of the identical medicines are used to rise production of several mature follicles and eggs to enhance ovulation induction success rates with different infertility therapies. It is a great treatment for those females who cannot ovulate and want to conceive.
The embryo transfer treatment includes consumption of four kinds of medicines to induce ovulation. It is essential to keep thyroid levels low. These drugs have potential to get you pregnant if you have matured eggs kept in your ovaries and in absence of other ovarian disease.
The females with ovarian problems or severely bad quality eggs cannot use any drugs to result in conception with any kind of ovarian stimulation. The female egg donation is the sole realistic way for becoming pregnant with premature ovary damage. The sperm donation is chosen in case of low or poor quality of sperms. The recommended ovulation drug treatment includes medicines such as clomid, Femara or letrozole, injectable gonadotropins, GnRH pump and Bromocriptine.
The success rates of ovulation induction therapy vary significantly and are based on age of a female patient and kind of medicines used and occurrence of various infertility issues and several other factors.
Clomid or serophene, clomiphene citrate are used for menstrual cycle pregnancy. Clomid, an oral tablet should be consumed within three to seven days or five to nine days of menstruation.
Metformin is a brand name medicine of Glucophage is an oral tablet that has been in use from many years recommended by infertility physicians to induce ovulation in females for ovarian reserve who cannot ovulate or have polycystic ovaries.
Femara or letrozole is taken after Clomid. The injectable gonadotropins are used that are also fertility medicine containing follicle stimulating hormone that results in production of single or several follicles when the medicine is injected. These medicines are prescribed through intramuscular injection or subcutaneous injection regularly. The injections are given in the early period of menstrual cycle and are given for single to double weeks until the matured follicles are observed through ultrasound of ovaries. At this level, an HCG injection is provided that results into ovulation within 36 hours.
Above 90 percent of unovulatory females can have days of ovulation or egg donor resulted by this treatment. The pregnancy rates noticed per month are greater than with using Clomid tablets for ovulation induction and for comparatively young ladies without any infertility causes.