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How does Clomifene (Generic Clomid) treat?

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How does Clomifene (Generic Clomid) treat?

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Clomifene (Generic Clomid) tablets contain the active ingredient clomiphene citrate. Clomifene (Generic Clomid) works by causing an increase in the levels of hormones in the female body that control the development and release of an egg. These hormones are released from the pituitary gland in the brain and are known as follicle stimulating hormone (FSH) and luteinising hormone (LH). FSH stimulates the ovaries and LH causes the release of an egg from the ovaries (ovulation). Oestrogen normally causes the brain to stop releasing FSH and LH following ovulation, as part of the normal menstrual cycle. It does this by acting on receptors in a part of the brain called the hypothalamus, which sends messages to the pituitary gland. Clomifene (Generic Clomid) works by blocking the oestrogen receptors in the hypothalamus. This stops oestrogen from acting on these receptors, and therefore stops the message being sent to the pituitary gland. This results in the release of more FSH and LH from the p

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