Response to clomiphene citrate
was assessed by ovulation.
Comparison of clomiphene citrate
, metformin or the combination of both for first-line ovulation induction, achievement of pregnancy and live birth in Asian women with polycystic ovary syndrome: a randomized controlled trial.
Letrozole or clomiphene citrate
as first line for anovulatory infertility: A debate.
Taketani, "Clomiphene citrate
elicits estrogen agonistic/ antagonistic effects differentially via estrogen receptors [alpha] and [beta]," Endocrine Journal, vol.
Comparison of the effectiveness of placebo, clomiphene citrate
, mesterolone, pentoxifylline, and testosterone rebound therapy for the treatment of idiopathic oligospermia.
Cohlen et al., "A randomized clinical trial of clomiphene citrate
versus low dose recombinant FSH for ovarian hyperstimulation in intrauterine insemination cycles for unexplained and male subfertility," Human Reproduction, vol.
When the reproductive outcome is concerned, the advantage of the application of gonadotropins over clomiphene citrate
was also confirmed by the results of this literature search.
Conclusion: Letrozole is more effective than clomiphene citrate
in the treatment of anovulatory infertility.
Patients underwent ovarian stimulation for up to four cycles with an injectable gonadotropin (Gn; n = 300), clomiphene citrate
(n = 301), or letrozole (n = 299), followed by intrauterine insemination (IUI).
To answer that question, he and his associates conducted a post-hoc analysis comparing the results from the lifestyle modifications or combination therapy groups with results from the Pregnancy in Polycystic Ovary Syndrome II (PPCOS II) study of clomiphene citrate
or letrozole for ovulation induction without any pretreatment.
known to stimulate ovulation has been used as the standard treatment for PCOS.