Over 40, High FSH and Infertile: What to Do?

Over 40, High FSH and Infertile: What to Do?

Posted by David Kreiner, MD in Clomid, FSH on 09. Apr, 2010 | 2 Comments

You have that dreaded infertility diagnosis, “Over 40 With High FSH Levels.” And there’s no cure or magic herb that will turn back the hands of time. You’re desperate so you are willing to try it all anyway, including acupuncture and some internet recommendations such as DHEA (dehydroepiendosterone).
You hear that you can lower your FSH with [...]

Corporate Denial of Right To Watch Favorite TV Show

Corporate Denial of Right To Watch Favorite TV Show

Posted by David Kreiner, MD in Innovating the Financing of Infertility on 08. Mar, 2010 | 3 Comments

It’s now official. Disney withdrew WABC, channel 7 from Cablevision affecting 3 million viewers in the New York Metropolitan area. My wife is distraught. Her favorite television shows; Brothers and Sisters, Desperate Housewives, Lost and others are no longer viewable on our TV sets. The Oscars is not available. She [...]

Trying to Conceive with Clomid Therapy

Trying to Conceive with Clomid Therapy

Posted by David Kreiner, MD in Clomid on 23. Dec, 2009 | 51 Comments

It has become commonplace for women who have been frustrated with repeated unsuccessful attempts to conceive naturally on their own to see their gynecologist who often times will try clomid therapy on them. Clomid, the traditional brand name for clomiphene citrate, is a competitive inhibitor of estrogen. It stimulates the pituitary gland to produce follicle [...]