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I am 40 years old, is it too late to donate my eggs?

As a 40 year old woman is it too late to donate my eggs? Are there any complications involved with egg donation when you are an older individual?

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Replied on 10/30/2009

By: Boston IVF  |  Michael Alper, MD
Steven Bayer, MD
Alan Penzias, MD
Kim Thornton, MD
Merle Berger, MD
Rita Sneeringer, MD

Waltham, MA


Off the cuff, I think it would be too late to donate your eggs. The ideal age to donate one's eggs is less than 35.


Replied on 10/26/2009

By: Southern California Reproductive Center  |  Hal Danzer, M.D.
Mark Surrey, M.D.
Wendy Chang, M.D.
Shahin Ghadir, M.D.
Carrie Wambach, M.D.

Beverly Hills, CA


Yes, it is likely too old to donate your eggs. Egg donors are usually in their 20's although there are some rare exceptions. Please let me know if you have any further questions.


Replied on 10/26/2009

By: Reproductive Medicine Associates of Connecticut  |  Dr. Mark P. Leondires
Dr. Spencer S. Richlin
Dr. Joshua M Hurwitz
Dr. Cynthia Murdock
Dr. Shaun Williams
Dr. Richard T. Scott,Jr

Trumbull, CT


Yes, unfortunately you are not a good candidate to be an egg donor.
In general egg donors are recruited from women less than 33 years of age. In many
programs egg donors are less than 30. This is because the percentage of
normal healthy eggs goes down in all women as they age. Sometimes we do
have an older woman donate directly to her sister to take advantage of
the eggs being related to the woman needing eggs. In general these
women do well, but if they have high blood pressure, or have other
medical problems there can be more complications.
Dr.L



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My younger brother has cerebral palsy, can I still donate my eggs? (0 answers)
I am currently pondering whether I should donate my eggs. While I am aware that there is an extensive medical questionnaire, I was wondering if I could still donate my eggs if my younger brother has cerebral palsy.

Am I a candidate for egg donation? Will donating my eggs affect my fertility in the future? (0 answers)
I am a healthy 20 year old who is athletic. I currently attend UNLV and am curious about the egg donation process. I am wondering if I am a candidate and if so, will it affect my fertility in the future?

How much do you have to weigh to donate eggs? Does it matter if you are over 200 pounds? (0 answers)


If I had a hysterectomy but my ovaries are still intact, can I donate my eggs? (0 answers)
I had a prolapsed uterus, so it was removed. But, my ovaries are still intact. Can I donate my eggs?

Can I become an egg donor if I was born with a cleft palate? (0 answers)


Is 28 years old a good age to be an egg donor? Also, I was adopted and may or may not be able to access my medical records. Is this OK? (0 answers)


My mom has cancer, will that prevent me from donating eggs? (0 answers)
I am thinking of donating my eggs. If my mom has cancer, would that interfere with my ability to donate? I don't have any medical problems, don't drink alcohol, and have never smoked or done drugs.

I am a healthy 34 yr old, can I donate my eggs? (0 answers)
I am a 34-year-old who leads a healthy lifestyle. Though I have 3 beautiful children of my own, I would love to have the opportunity to help a couple who deserves a family. Will my being 34 years old prevent me from being an egg donor?

I lost my right ovary when I was 17 due to cysts, can I donate eggs from my other ovary? (0 answers)
I lost my right ovary due to cysts but I've managed to have 2 successful pregnancies. I currently have a three-year-old and a 23-month-old. Can I donate eggs from my other ovary?

Can I donate my eggs if I have a relative with cerebral palsy? (0 answers)
I am a healthy, non-smoking 23-year-old college student. My half sister has cerebral palsy. Does this affect my chances of being approved as an egg donor?

I am a healthy 59 year old with one ovary, can I donate an egg to my daughter? (0 answers)
My daughter was diagnosed with breast cancer Jan. 2010 when she was 25. She is now 29 and the 8 embryos she and her husband had died. Would it be possible for me to give her an egg if I still have one ovary? I must note that I had a hysterectomy at the age of 29.

Why can't I qualify as an egg donor? (0 answers)
I am 18yrs old, blonde hair, blue eye, 5'3, and 118 - 120lbs. A lot of places want 21-30yr/o people with brown hair and brown eyes, and I therefore don't qualify. I really need money for school, and I need to make payments on a car. Why do my features disqualify me as a candidate?

Can I donate eggs at the age of 19? (0 answers)


Why can't I donate eggs at 18? (0 answers)
I'm a perfectly healthy 18 year old who is 5'3", 135 lbs brown hair and brown eyes. I don't see why I have to wait 3 years.

Can I still be an egg donor after taking out my implantation and having a miscarriage? (0 answers)
I recently took out my implanted contraceptive, and had a miscarriage about a year ago. Based on this, can i still donate my eggs?

Can I be disqualified as an egg donor if I smoked and did drugs 8 years ago? (0 answers)


Can a recovering addict donate her eggs? (0 answers)


My father is bipolar and had drinking problems but no one else in the family has suffered from the condition, so why do I not qualify as a egg donor? (0 answers)
My father is bipolar and had drinking problems. I don't have any symptoms of being bipolar. In fact, he is the only person in the family to have said problems, so why am I disqualified from donating eggs?

I am 36 yrs old with 5 children. Can I donate my eggs? (0 answers)
I would like to donate my eggs before I tie my tubes. Is this possible? I am 36 yrs old with 5 healthy, beautiful sons.

I have benign cysts, can I still donate my eggs? (0 answers)


How many eggs get harvested during a donation? Also, on average, what is the waiting period from starting the process to getting chosen as a donor? (0 answers)


Some members of my family have ADHD, would that prevent me from donating my eggs? What other conditions could disqualify me? (0 answers)
I'm a 36 year old mother who has been contemplating egg donation. My tubes are tied, and prior to tying, the doctor told me "I was so fertile you could rub up against me and I could get pregnant". Some members of my family have ADHD, would that prevent me from donating my eggs? What other conditions could disqualify me?

When donating your eggs, how will the hormones given affect your body before & after donation? Any other side effects associated with egg donation? (0 answers)
I am interested in donating my eggs. Due to my active lifestyle and professional restrictions concerning my weight, I need to know how the hormones given will affect my body before & after donation? Are there any other side effects associated with egg donation?

Can I donate my eggs at age 37? (0 answers)
I am 37 years old, no longer a smoker and I walk 5 miles a day. I have had all the children I plan on having, can I donate my eggs?

How many eggs can a woman donate? (0 answers)
I am 19 years old and was wondering how many total eggs I can donate. Also, what is the cut-off age?

Can I donate my eggs if I don't have regular periods? (0 answers)


Will my father's heart attack disqualify me from donating eggs? (0 answers)
I am 22, 118 pounds, brown hair/eyes, fair, and have a college education. Will my father's heart attack disqualify me from donating eggs?

I'm a 33-year-old mother of three, can I donate my eggs? (0 answers)


If I have Mirena (IUD), can I still donate my eggs? (0 answers)


Am I too old to donate eggs to my sister? (0 answers)
My sister and her husband tried intra-cytoplasmic sperm injection (ICSI) and it did not work. But the possibility of a donor may be there. I'm about to turn 35 on June 4th, would I have a problem donating my eggs so that she can use them?

I'm 40 years old, can I donate my eggs to my sister? (0 answers)


I am interested in becoming an egg donator, how do I go about this? (0 answers)
I am interested in becoming an egg donator, how do I go about this?

If I have a dui on my record can I still donate eggs? (0 answers)
I have a DUI on my record but I do not have any family history of alcoholism and passed an evaluation years ago. Would I still be able to donate eggs?

What are the risks of becoming infertile after donating eggs? (0 answers)
What are the chances of me becoming infertile after the egg donation procedure and is the procedure death threatening?

Do I have to take birth control pills to be an egg donor? (0 answers)
I had a Pulminary Embolism from taking birth control pills in the past. Is it nessesary to take them to be a donor?

I'm 37 with 5 children. Am I still eligible to become an egg donor? (0 answers)
I am 37 and have 5 beautiful healthy children. Am I able to be an egg donor?

Can you provide information about how and where egg donors undergo egg donation? (0 answers)


What is the process for being an egg donor in egg donation? (0 answers)
I am interested in being an egg donor and would like some more information concerning the entire egg donation procedure or process. What is involved?

What are reguirements to becoming an egg donor? (0 answers)
I'm a smoker working on quitting, used pot in the past but no longer do, and am an occasional drink for special occasions, will I be able to fill the requirements of becoming an egg donor in the future?

Can I be an egg donor if I have smoked marijuana and cigarettes in the past? (0 answers)
Will I be able to become an egg donor if I have been a smoker of both marijuana and cigarettes in the past? If I am able to, how long would I have to wait to be a donor? I am currently not smoking either!

Do they provided travel expenses or do I have to pay for that? (0 answers)
I want to donate for the first time, and was wondering if they provide travel expenses?

Can I become an egg donor if I have nicotine in my system? I don't do drugs or drink. (0 answers)
I smoke ciggeretts. I don't do drugs or drink. Can I become an egg donor with nicotine in my system?

I have a history of migraines, smoke, and take anxiety meds occasionally. (0 answers)
If I have a history of migraines, and occasionally take anxiety meds would I be ineligible to donate? I am currently trying to quit smoking as well. I am a normal weight for my height, active excersiser, and married with 3 children, youngest one is 2

Medication (0 answers)
I am a mother of 3 and a healthy 29 year old. I did however take some medication after pregnancy for post partum depression, which I am no longer on, is this a problem? Also what is the medication that is eventually given to the donor called?

What programs are available for me to donate eggs to? (0 answers)
I'm 32 years old and I would like to donate my eggs. I noticed that many programs require you to be under 30. What programs are available to me for egg donation at my age?

Can I donate eggs if I have had an endometrial ablasion, my tubes are tied and I only have one ovary? (0 answers)
I am 32 and in good health and I don't smoke or do drugs.

Can I benefit from an egg donor at age 50? (0 answers)
I still get my menstruation. I've gotten pregnant three times, but I don't have a baby. I'd still like to have one. Would egg donation work for me?

How long after giving birth should I wait before beginning the egg donation process? (0 answers)
I wish to be an egg donor, but I'm currently pregnant.

Can I donate eggs while I have the Mirena (IUD)? (0 answers)


How do I begin the egg donation process? (0 answers)
How do I get started?

What is the minimum age for donating my eggs? (0 answers)


I have Ovarian Cysts, can I still donate eggs? (0 answers)
When I was 16 I went through the pain of finding out that I have ovarian cysts. I'm 18 now and I want to donate some of my eggs for personal reasons, but I don't even know if I can. Is it possible in my situation?

How to become an egg donor? (0 answers)
I was interested in becoming an egg donor. I have had many friends who have had complications in having a family. I've been lucky and have been blessed with a healthy 11 year old . I would love to bless another family with same joy I've experienced by becoming an egg donor. How do I do this?

Would a history of HPV disqualify me from donating eggs? (0 answers)
I had an abnormal pap about a year ago, and I was told that I have HPV, and that it is very common. My doctor suggested a follow up in six months, which I did, and that was normal. Can I still donate eggs?

Can I donate my eggs if my tubes have been tied? (0 answers)
I had my tubes tied and burned, but would like to donate my eggs. Is it possible for me to do so under these circumstances?

Can I donate eggs if I was born on an American Army base in Germany in 1988? (0 answers)
I was born overseas (Germany), but I am an American citizen by birth. I cannot donate blood because of the risk of Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease (even though I was not breastfed and we left before I was old enough to eat meat.) Can I donate eggs?

I currently smoke marijuana on occasion, can I become an egg donor? (0 answers)
If not, how long would I need to stay clean?

How long after pregnancy should someone wait to be an Egg Donor? (0 answers)
If I am pregnant now how long would I have to wait to be an egg donor.

If I a history of treated std's can I still be a Egg Donor? (0 answers)
I am 26 and have 4 children and I am fairly healthy but I do have herpes and a history of std's. Does this disqualify me from becoming a donor?

Is there any specific weight requirement to be a Egg Donor? (0 answers)
Is there any specific weight requirement to be a egg donor?

Can Canadians donate eggs in the USA? (0 answers)
Is it possible for Canadians to donate eggs and be compensated if they get the procedure done in the USA?

How old do you need to be to donate an egg? (0 answers)
Is there a certain age you need to be to donate an egg, and is it a dangerous or painful experience?

What fertility options do couples have with Turner syndrome? (0 answers)
I am a 31 year old female with mosaic's turner syndrome. I heard it may be dangerous for my heart to be pregnant. Wondering what my options besides egg donor.

I only have one ovary can I still donate eggs? (0 answers)
I have one fully functioning ovary & have regular monthly cycles. Can I still donate?

Can I donate eggs even though I'm type 2 Diabetic? (0 answers)
Is this allowed?

Can you still be a canadate for Egg Donation if you do not ovulate frequently? (0 answers)
Is this possible?

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