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Does clomid make you have a "regular" cycle, like 28- 30 day

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I am on my first round of clomid, and took it on days 2-6 of my cycle (doctors orders). I am on day 24 and am wondering when I should be expecting a period. Does clomid make you have a "regular" cycle, like 28- 30 days? I have already sent my blood work to check my progesterone levels, but haven't received the results yet. Before clomid my cycles would range from 30 to 45 days.


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replied February 3rd, 2012
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Hi,
Welcome to ehealthforum,
Clomid usually does not affect the normal menstrual cycle of yours. If you get pregnant, then you will miss your periods. Clomid induces ovary to release egg within 3-4 days of taking the last dosage. If you have been sexually active during ovulation time, chances of pregnancy are possible. If periods do not occur within 14-16 days after ovulation, chances are that you could be pregnant. Await your blood investigation results. Wait and watch for your periods. Look out for development of any other new symptoms if pregnancy is suspected. If periods do not start within 10 days of expected period dates, or if you get abnormal periods, or if you suspect chances of pregnancy, consider visiting your doctor/gynecologist at the earliest for thorough examination (to confirm pregnancy related changes/signs in body) and blood/serum HCG level test (to confirm/rule out pregnancy accurately). Be in regular monitoring and follow-up with your treating doctor/gynecologist and report any new/abnormal symptoms immediately. Take adequate rest. Drink plenty of water. Maintain healthy diet.
Take care.



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