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Taiwanese Couple TTC Second Child: Three Clomid Cycles So Far

Posted On: December 23, 2012 1:44 am

Dear Dr. Ramirez, My wife and I have been trying to conceive (TTC) our second child unsuccessfully for the past 3 months now. She is 32 while I am 33. We are both of Asian descent.  She has been to an infertility specialist here in Taipei, Taiwan who prescribed Clomid (50 mg). He also explained to her some of the possible side effects such as the thinning of the uterus lining. I noticed on your blog that you touched on this in a recent response where you said, “a side effect of the medication is that it can block the estrogen [...]

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Off Of Birth Control After 5 Years: Period Has Not Returned, Why?

Posted On: December 20, 2012 3:37 pm

Hi, I have been on the birth control, known as Sprintec 28, the oral pill for 5 years, and as of this April, I have not taken it. Since I have been off, I have had only one normal period and that was in July. I have had some spotting in October, but that is it. Before I started the pill and while on it I have always had a normal period. The only thing that is happening is that I’m getting a lot more discharge than normal. My fear is that since I’m not menstruating, I may not be [...]

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