Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
140 Doctors are Online

Medicines to increase fertility - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
User rating for this question
Very Good Posted in: Women's Health
Answered by

General & Family Physician
Practicing since : 2004
Answered : 1692 Questions
Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you?
User :   hi sir
Doctor :   hi
User :   actually i have married for last 3 yrs . i still havent conceived . we have under gone all the tests. i working for a xxxxx in xxxxx. i m 31 yrs old ,height5.1, weight56,
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   heve you taken any medications for increasing fertility?
User :   ovacare and another one i dont remember the name but suggested by gynocologist. after my peroids i had to take that medicine.
Doctor :   are any of the tests with any abnormality?
User :   no nothing like that.
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   how long have you used the medicines?
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details -Occupation: Location: Dependents: Yes/ No.
User :   for only onemonth only. actually the doc only told me. to take it for that specific period.
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   was the scan report normal?
User :   occupation -xxxxx,location-xxxxx,dependants-no
User :   yes it was
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   was the semen examination of your husband normal?
User :   actually he had only give 1ml so the doc told to do once again . coz 10 ml is minimun. but the test report normal .
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   since when are you taking the medicines?
Doctor :   ovacare?
Doctor :   when did you start?
User :   only for 1 month that was in the month of april.
Doctor :   have you consulted your gynaec again?
User :   sorry it was may
Doctor :   ok
User :   no as iam now in bangalore,the other was in xxxxx
Doctor :   you can take a maximum upto 6 cycles of ovacare
Doctor :   each cycle is for 5 days
Doctor :   the next cycle is started within 30 days of the previous cycle
User :   now tell me what else to do should i continue the medicine and i would i to know for what purpose is the medicine.
Doctor :   the purpose of the medicine is to make you ovulate
Doctor :   the cycles are to be recommended by a gynaec
Doctor :   you should consult a gynaec for further therapy
Doctor :   also you should take care as to have intercourse between the 10th-18th day
Doctor :   of your cycle regularly
User :   ok is there anything else that i can do
Doctor :   Exercise and eat a healthy diet
Doctor :   Maintain a normal weight.
Doctor :   Reduce stress
Doctor :   avoid coffee, tea and other beverages
User :   i do eat healthy food but i feel tired but the main thing is i always get srtessed in small things
Doctor :   doing these would maintain good
Doctor :   hormonal balance in the body
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   stress plays a role too
User :   i take tea only in the morning and coffe once in office in the after noon.
Doctor :   you can also ask your gynaecologist regarding other treatment options and drugs
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   try to have coffee before 4pm
Doctor :   in the evening
Doctor :   and avoid caffeine after evening
User :   yes it before 4pm only
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   have you got your thyroid evaluated?
User :   yes i had under gone all the tests in the month of april only
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   FSH and any hormonal tests?
User :   i dont have tyhoriod . and the ultrsound showe anatomically every thinh is ok said the doc
Doctor :   ok
User :   no
Doctor :   so the cause must be hormonal imbalance
Doctor :   ask your gyneac for advice
Doctor :   regarding the medicines
User :   what is that i didnt understand
Doctor :   when there is an imbalance of female hormones
Doctor :   the ovulation may not occur
Doctor :   then the medicines must be used to correct this
Doctor :   you may need further medicines
Doctor :   the same type continued for some more time or new medicines
User :   so is it very difficult for me to conceive
Doctor :   no
Doctor :   this problem is usually corrected
Doctor :   with the medicines
User :   coz i am very much worried for this only rest i dont have any problem
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   conult your gyneac
Doctor :   and use the medicines for some more time
Doctor :   stick to one gynaecologist
Doctor :   as that way they would be awareof your condition fully
Doctor :   and know what to start next
User :   nothing else i have little pain in my left knee
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   that could be due to a slight sprain
Doctor :   just rest your knee in elevated position and avoid presuure over it
User :   i cant stand for prolonged period .i cant even walk for long distance. earlier i was ok. but since six months
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   was there any injury to the knee?
User :   no as such
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   was there any fever when the pain started at first?
User :   i even have difficulty in climbing up the stairs
User :   no
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   you can get a xray of the knee joint done
Doctor :   you can wear a knee cap on your knee while walking
User :   i consulted a physcian but he is telling it is arthreistis
Doctor :   it is available in medical stores
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   then you can try physiotherapy
Doctor :   exercises
User :   yes now i am using a crape bandage so i feel little relifed
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   also you can apply hot fomentation to the knee for pain relef
Doctor :   you should exercise regularly
Doctor :   just walking is sufficient
Doctor :   you can also Try swimming
Doctor :   but donot overstress the knee
User :   what type of exercises . i do rotation of the heels and rotation of the legs clockwise and anticlockwise
Doctor :   avoid climbing stairs
Doctor :   try to use a western toilet
Doctor :   as much as possible
User :   is there any serious problem
Doctor :   you can also use some ayurvedic oils on your knee like putthur thailam
Doctor :   no
Doctor :   avoid using a lot of pain killers
User :   cause our house has indian style. and its in upstairs too so both the things cant be done right nowb
User :   wheere can i get that oil?
Doctor :   you should avoid excessive strain on the limb
Doctor :   any medical store
Doctor :   which sells ayurvedic products
Doctor :   YYYY@YYYY Mobile : 0000
Doctor :   pls confirm your details
User :   yes
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   i suggest you get an xray done
Doctor :   and follow the tips i gave you
Doctor :   also consult a physiotherapist
Doctor :   for exercises under guidance
User :   ok thanks so much i hope i dont have any grave problem
Doctor :   no you dont
Doctor :   these can be corrected with appropriate measures
Doctor :   Please fill the feedback form say done when done
Doctor :   Is there any thing else that I could help you with?
User :   no thanks so much anyways
Doctor :   you are welcome
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting Health care magic. Bye for now. Please refer your friends to our service
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor