How Long Did It Take On Clomid?

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Re: How Long Did It Take On Clomid?

Postby bernadic » Sun Nov 21, 2010 06:16 pm

We were pregnant on the second cycle of Clomid for my son. We had quality time every other day while on Clomid. :D Good luck.

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Re: How Long Did It Take On Clomid?

Postby angieb » Fri Nov 19, 2010 03:19 pm

My mom got pregnant with me, and a little more than a year later, my sister, on her first cycles on clomid for both of us.

I did 4 cycles of clomid and progressively ovulated later and later on it (first time was cycle day 16, then cycle day 31, then cycle day 39, etc.) My doctors wouldn't increase my dose beyond 50 mg even with monitoring because they were so worried about the multiples risk, so then I switched to femara and got pregnant on the second cycle of it.

Most doctors won't let you do more than 6 clomid cycles in a row, partly because the odds of getting pregnant with it after 6 failed cycles are pretty low, and also because there are cancer risks and it tends to thin your uterine lining.

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Re: How Long Did It Take On Clomid?

Postby hols537 » Fri Nov 19, 2010 11:34 am

My reproductive endo had me on Clomid and Metformin. I don't remember for certain, but I think it was the 4th or 5th cycle on Clomid - whichever it was, it was the last cycle he was going to have me try on Clomid. (I had PCOS before my first pregnancy.) Good luck!
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Re: How Long Did It Take On Clomid?

Postby ktsl123 » Fri Nov 19, 2010 10:01 am

My neighbor did clomid after 2 years of not getting pregnant and she got pregnant in 3 months. The Dr said usually people get pregnant by 6 months. You have a 5% chance of a multiple pregnancy too.
Son born healthy at 5lbs 8oz at 35 weeks +2 days due to Severe PE on 7-21-09

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How Long Did It Take On Clomid?

Postby riehlism » Wed Nov 17, 2010 06:30 pm

My OB is going to start me on Clomid once I get my period. How long did it take you ladies to get pregnant on Clomid, 50mg?
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