Ovulation Induction

Ovulation induction is the preferred first line treatment in women with ovulation problems such polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS).  It can also be used along with intrauterine insemination (IUI) in unexplained infertility and mild male factor. Ovulation induction is achieved using a simple pill called clomiphene (Clomid®) or letrozole (Femara®). The response to the medication is usually monitored via ultrasound scans.