Get your health question answered instantly from our pool of 18000+ doctors from over 80 specialties
183 Doctors Online

By proceeding, I accept the Terms and Conditions

Dr. Andrew Rynne
MD
Dr. Andrew Rynne

Family Physician

Exp 50 years

HCM Blog Instant Access to Doctors
HCM BlogQuestions Answered
HCM Blog Satisfaction

Suggest treatment to increase sperm motility

Answered by
Dr.
Dr. Chobufo Ditah

General & Family Physician

Practicing since :2009

Answered : 6248 Questions

default
Posted on Wed, 19 Feb 2014 in General Health
Question: Hi My husband Semen analysis report came with high viscocity and poor motility. He don't smoke or drink. His weight is normal and vegitarian. How to improve the motility. And drinking lots of milk will affect semen viscosity?
doctor
Answered by Dr. Chobufo Ditah 1 hour later
Brief Answer: milk will not help improve motility or viscosity! Detailed Answer: Hi and thank you so much for trusting us with your query. I am so sorry to hear about this concerning semen analysis results. Motility and viscosity are just two aspects on this test. They cannot be interpreted alone to give a well rounded and trusted advice. Can you please upload the entire test result? Increased milk intake will not change any of these parameters. If the overall quality of this semen is poor, then intrauterine insemination or in vitro fertilisation would be the next best option if you are considering pregnancy. But before recommending this or not, I will like to see the entire results. Nothing can be done to improve motility and viscosity. Motility is more of an inherent property of the sperm cells than being affected by the milieu. I hope this helps. Please, feel free t ask for clarifications or more information if need be. Thanks. Dr. Ditah, MD.
Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Chakravarthy Mazumdar
doctor
premium_optimized

The User accepted the expert's answer

Share on
Question is related to
Medical Procedures
Lab Tests

Recent questions on  Intrauterine insemination

doctor1 MD

My husband is hiv positive can i get pregnant without infected??i want my husband live long is this possible??

doctor1 MD

Hii...free fluid pod then iui....age 33...chances of conception

doctor1 MD

Hello, I am 28 years old, trying to conceive for last 6 months with no luck. From what my gyn tracked from previous cycle, I ovulate with 18 mm...

doctor1 MD

Hi doctor .. i m safy from egypt . married one year ago but no luck of getting pregnant .. i m 29 years . i went for consultation and my doctor...