Clomiphene for anovulatory infertility.


Evidence • Systematic review of RCTs of antiestrogens in PCOS1: -In 3 RCTs (N = 133) that examined clomiphene (50 to 250 mg/d, 1 to 5 cycles) versus placebo, the pregnancy rate was higher with clomiphene (20% vs 3%); the number needed to treat (NNT) was 6. Live births and miscarriages were not reported. -Limitations: small sample, variable dosing and number… (More)


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@article{Davidson2016ClomipheneFA, title={Clomiphene for anovulatory infertility.}, author={Riley Davidson and Tarek Motan and Christina S Korownyk}, journal={Canadian family physician Medecin de famille canadien}, year={2016}, volume={62 6}, pages={492} }