You may visit your Fertility doctor and do blood test, USG, husband’s semen examination and tubal testing.
Treatment starts on 2nd-3rd day of menses, medication for ovulation induction will be prescribed either with tablets like Clomiphene citrate/ Letrozoleor with combination of Gonadotropin injection. you will be called for visit after a week.
Follicular study will be done. hormone injection will be given if required.
Follow up after 3 to 4 days.
When Follicle reaches to mature size trigger Will Be Given.
Semen Sample from Partner Will Be Collected on The Day ofthe Procedure Or freezed sample can be used.
Sperm Will Be Washed and Prepared.
IUI Does Not Require Anesthesia. It Is Quick Procedure andNot Painful.
You will be made to lie down. your doctor will place a speculum to open the vagina.
Then the sperm will be placed gently in to uterus by using a long thin catheter.
You will be advised to rest for 15 min.
You might experience slight discomfort or mild cramping.
No need to take bed rest you can do your routine work.
After 15 days’ pregnancy test will be done.
You will be given medication for luteal phase support.
Depends on Age
Causes of Infertility
ADVANTAGES OF IUI
Higher success rate compared to natural conception
No hospitalization is required
Painless and short procedure
DISADVANTAGES OF IUI
Can not cover all fertility issues like bilateral tubal block
Lower success rate compared to IVF
Multiple pregnancies lead to high risk pregnancy
Not recommended in very low AMH and Very low sperm count