CLOMID is a selective estrogen receptor modulator (SERM) and used to treat conditions like infertility (ovulatory failure in women).
Doctors advise against using CLOMID if you are allergic to any ingredient in it or if you have conditions like abnormal vaginal bleeding; ovarian cysts (small growths on the ovaries) or enlargement not due to polycystic ovarian syndrome; liver problems, uncontrolled thyroid or adrenal gland problems, or a brain lesion (e.g., pituitary gland tumor) .
Your condition might be monitored or the dosage might be modified to suit you if you have ever had blockage of blood vessels (blood clots) in the legs, lungs, or other parts of the body.
CLOMID may increase the risk of getting dizziness or drowsiness. This risk greatly increases if you combine it with alcoholic beverages. So please avoid them while using CLOMID. Also, avoid undertaking any tasks which require mental alertness (driving, handling heavy machinery etc).
CLOMID may increase the chance of getting pregnant with multiple fetus. It also may cause Enlargement of the ovaries .
Use CLOMID with caution in case of elderly women.
If you are expecting a child or are planning to have a child in the near future, then consult your doctor before using CLOMID to discuss any possible threats to the unborn baby. It is advised to not use this medicine during pregnancy.
If you are a nursing mother and breast feed your baby, then too, seek consultation before using CLOMID as some drugs are excreted in the breast milk and may enter the baby.