Clomid can improve sperm counts for Men?

May 11, 2010 | Fertility Care
Yes, it's true. Men can take clomid too! A study just out  shows that the combination of clomid and vitamin E can significantly increase pregnancy rates and sperm counts in certain situations. I've been prescribing Clomid for men with low sperm counts for several years. The side effects men experience from Clomid is nothing like what women experience.  Men won't have hot flashes, night sweats or bloating. I think this is one of the most common concerns I hear about. This is how clomid works for men: (more…)

Femara in the News

You may have seen the recent coverage regarding Femara – a commonly prescribed medication in the fertility world – it induces ovulation. http://www.reuters.com/article/idUSTRE6384DN20100409 3 in 10 women take the drug femara to increase their chances of getting pregnant. Femara is a medication that is FDA-approved for breast cancer prevention. Like many drugs, it may cause birth defects when taken in pregnancy. When taken pre-pregnancy, it does not increase one’s risk of birth defects. It is not illegal for doctors to use medications “off-label.” I’ll give you an example of a medication that we use off-label (more…)