Clomiphene citrate, better known by its brand name Clomid, is a medicine taken by mouth that is used to stimulate or normalize ovulation. Your doctor or gynecologist may recommend Clomid if you have been unable to conceive naturally due to ovulatory malfunction or polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS). Clomid oral pills are made by Sanofi-Aventis US LLC in Bridgewater, New Jersey, and include 50 mg of clomiphene citrate USP along with a number of inactive substances like lactose, sucrose, cornstarch, and magnesium stearate.
Although there are no serious adverse effects associated with this drug, you should know about them just in case. Stomach pain, nausea, vomiting, breast tenderness, mood swings, fatigue, disorientation, and vision problems including blurring and double vision are all potential negative reactions.