This is one of the simplest forms of assisted reproduction techniques. Relatively inexpensive with very little inconvenience and minimal risk of complications.
The procedure is ideal for young patients with healthy reserve, PCOS or unexplained infertility without other coexisting medical conditions.
This treatment usually starts on 2nd or 3rd day of the menstrual cycle. An transvaginal ultrasound scan is done and stimulation is started.
The process of ovulation is tracked by a fertility specialist using a ultrasound scan. The medicines (either tablets or injections) would have to be taken daily for about 12-14 days.
The couple is advised on the correct days of intercourse, to maximise the chances of conception.