I am having trouble conceiving. Do I have to get IVF to get pregnant or are there other options?

If so, what are some options?

Answers from doctors (3)


South Florida Institute For Reproductive Medicine - Pembroke Pines

Published on Aug 11, 2015

There are several options including adding fertility drugs or artificial insemination or both. You should see a specialist and discuss the options .

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Answered by South Florida Institute For Reproductive Medicine - Pembroke Pines

There are several options including adding fertility drugs or artificial insemination or both. You should see a specialist and discuss the options .

Published on Jul 11, 2012


Piedmont Reproductive Endocrinology Group

Published on Aug 11, 2015

There are a wide variety of fertility treatment options available. My first question would be how long have you had trouble conceiving? Some couples who report trouble conceiving have only tried a month and others have been trying for years. It is typically recommended if you're under the age of 35 to attempt conceiving for 1 year before seeking help from a reproductive endocrinologist or if you are over the age of 35, 6 months. If you have any known medical conditions that could make it difficult for you to conceive, you can consult with a specialist much sooner. That being said, after attempting conception for the recommended about of time, you should consult with a reproductive endocrinologist to discuss what treatment options are available to you. Other options that may be available to you are the use of oral ovulation induction medications such as Clomid or Femara, as well as artificial insemination.

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Answered by Piedmont Reproductive Endocrinology Group

There are a wide variety of fertility treatment options available. My first question would be how long have you had trouble conceiving? Some couples who report trouble conceiving have only tried a month and others have been trying for years. It is typically recommended if you're under the age of 35 to attempt conceiving for 1 year before seeking help from a reproductive endocrinologist or if you are over the age of 35, 6 months. If you have any known medical conditions that could make it difficult for you to conceive, you can consult with a specialist much sooner. That being said, after attempting conception for the recommended about of time, you should consult with a reproductive endocrinologist to discuss what treatment options are available to you. Other options that may be available to you are the use of oral ovulation induction medications such as Clomid or Femara, as well as artificial insemination.

Published on Jul 11, 2012


Your question is a complicated one that is best answered by having a consultation with your doctor so they can determine the reason for your infertility.

Answered by A Personal Choice Tubal Reversal (View Profile)

Your question is a complicated one that is best answered by having a consultation with your doctor so they can determine the reason for your infertility.

Published on Jul 11, 2012


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