Another 194 women were given clomifene
citrate, which is cheap and is believed to correct subtle ovulatory dysfunction.
She had been treated with an ovulation stimulant, clomifene
(Clomid) 50 mg.
A zoo vet consulted leading gynaecologist David Hill for advice and Salome was given fertility drug clomifene
, which is also used by women, to kick- start her ovulation.
However, when the risk of different histological types of ovarian cancer were considered individually, the risk of serous cancers was significantly increased after use of clomifene
This three-armed randomised controlled trial compared the use of clomifene
citrate for ovarian stimulation or unstimulated intrauterine insemination for six months to expectant management in 580 women in the UK with unexplained infertility.