Use of clomiphene citrate in infertile women: a committee opinion

This document reviews the mechanism of clomiphene citrate action, use in women with anovulatory and unexplained infertility, administration, side effects, and alternatives.

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The Practice Committee of the American Society for Reproductive Medicine

Volume 100, Issue 2, Pages 341-348, August 2013


This committee opinion describes the use of clomiphene citrate, including indications, use, monitoring, and side effects. There is also a discussion of adjuvants and alternatives to clomiphene citrate therapy.

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Fertility and Sterility

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