General information about Clomid in the UK
Description of the pharmacological action
Blocks estrogen receptors in the hypothalamus and ovaries, it increases the secretion of pituitary gonadotropins (LH, FSH), which stimulates the maturation and endocrine activity of follicle; as a consequence - it stimulates ovulation and increases the concentration of estradiol in the blood.
Stimulation of ovulation in women with infertility due to ovarian hypofunction secondary, mainly due to hypothalamic-pituitary disorders.
Dosing and Administration
Inside, the recommended dose for the first cycle 50 1 mg once a day for 5 days starting on the 5th day of the menstrual cycle. In the event of ovulation is not necessary to increase the dose in subsequent cycles of treatment.
If no effect designate the 2nd treatment cycle (not earlier than 30 days after the first) a dose of 100 mg over 5 days; increasing the dose or duration of treatment in this case should not be carried out.
Efficient full course for the majority of patients - 3 cycles. In the absence of further continuation of the treatment effect is not advisable.