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Fertility-Enhancing Medications for IVF

Infertility Drug Treatment in Boca Raton, Aventura & Palm Beach

Infertility drugs include these main types: medications for ovarian stimulation (ovulation induction), medications to prevent premature ovulation, medications to trigger ovulation. These drugs may be taken orally or through self-administered injections. Side effects for these drugs are usually mild, but may include headaches, mood swings, hot flashes, or nausea, among others.

Fertility drugs that stimulate ovulation include:

  • Clomiphene Citrate (brand name Clomid)
  • GnRH, or gonadotropin-releasing hormone
  • Follicle-stimulating hormone (FSH)
  • Luteinizing hormone (LH)
  • And more

Fertility drugs to prevent premature ovulation (gonadotropin-releasing hormone antagonists) include:

  • Leuprolide acetate (brand name, Lupron)
  • Ganirelix acetate, a GnRH antagonist

Medications that trigger ovulation include:

  • Human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG)

Want to learn more about your fertility treatment options? Contact Palm Beach Fertility Center today at (888) 819-5177 for an appointment.

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