Delayed Conception

Delayed conception is when a woman is not able to conceive even after nine months of unprotected sex. This delay in pregnancy can be due to uterine fibroids, endometriosis, ovulation problems, and pelvic inflammatory disease. Any blockage in the fallopian tube can also cause delayed conception.

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How often should you have sex to conceive?

Query: Hi doctor, I am 29 years old. I am trying to conceive, but circumstances are not favored. My husband's odd work timings makes him too tired. We are hardly trying twice a month. Sugar and lipid profile are normal. Also, pap smear done, which is normal.  Read Full »


Dr. Sumit Srivastava

General Medicine Physician, General Practitioner, Internal Medicine Physician

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. If you have been married for more than a year and trying to conceive,  then you should carry out some tests. It includes thyroid hormone profile, serum estrogen, FSH (follicle stimulating hormone) levels and TORCH infection profile (toxoplasmosis, rubella, cytomegaloviru...  Read Full »

What causes recurrent miscarriages?

Query: Hi doctor, At first, I ended up with miscarriage in 8 months. It was a natural one when the baby movement got less and I was unable to determine. Then, after eight months I conceived. That also ended with a miscarriage in a month's time. I have gone through D and C. Now, I have been trying to conce...  Read Full »


Dr. Dattaprasad Balasaheb Inamdar

Infertility Specialist, Obstetrician And Gynaecologist

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. Three months is a short duration for conception to occur. Chance of pregnancy after trying for six months is 70%. You can safely try naturally for another six months. There is very less likely to be any pathology preventing pregnancy. If conception does not occur in anoth...  Read Full »

How to increase the chances of conceiving?

Query: Hi doctor, I am a 24-year-old female weighing about 45 kg. I got married seven months back, and I am not pregnant. What is the problem? Please suggest ways to conceive naturally.  Read Full »


Dr. Sabita Laskar

Obstetrician And Gynaecologist

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. Thank you for your query. You seem to be a female with optimal weight for your age, and I presume you to be an average height female. A couple may take as long as two years to conceive without any possible explanation. Since you are young, I do not see any reason why y...  Read Full »

Why am I not conceiving even after eight months of marriage?

Query: Hey hope you are doing well. my marriage has been 8 months and we are trying for a baby but we are not conceive yet. I will send you my test report and ultrasound report. Can you please tell me that is it a normal reports? Am i absolutely fine? or some other test i need to do? Or any medicine you re...  Read Full »


Dr. Reetika Joshi

Obstetrician And Gynaecologist

Answer: hi dear good evening I fully understand your concern and will surely help you see firstly I understand you must be under a lot of pressure to become a mother soon but getting pregnant is a joint responsibility of both husband and wife, so both you and your husband need to get examined. in medic...  Read Full »

What is the treatment for lumps in the ovary?

Query: Hi doctor, My wife did not get her periods last month. The same happened exactly one year ago. At that time, we had consulted the doctor and she gave 21 day course of tablet and after that she got periods. At that time, she has a sonography. The doctor showed that there were small lumps on the right...  Read Full »


Dr. Dattaprasad Balasaheb Inamdar

Infertility Specialist, Obstetrician And Gynaecologist

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. These are likely to be unruptured follicles or hemorrhagic follicles. Most commonly such things occur in endometriosis, which can be confirmed and treated through laparoscopy. Only, if you are trying for pregnancy or if cysts are large and painful, then laparosco...  Read Full »

Which medication can be used to get pregnant?

Query: Hello Dr. , Good day. I am 30 yrs old , female , 6 yrs in Marriage but failed to conceive at all. I don't have any kid . I need to be pregnant. I used a lot medication like Clomiphene tablet and Dydrogesterone tablet without relief. Ultra sound showed nothing abnormal detected. I have also second...  Read Full »


Dr. Reetika Joshi

Obstetrician And Gynaecologist

Answer: hi dear good evening I fully understand your concern and will surely help you see you have to understand that concieving is a couple's effort and it's not just your body which is responsible for pregnancy I see you have taken lot of medicines and I fully understand that any person in this situat...  Read Full »

Will PCOS delay pregnancy?

Query: Hi doctor, I am 28 years old. My height is 5'4" and weight is 70 kg. We have been trying for pregnancy for a year. My husband's reports were all normal. I am having PCOS, but my periods are very regular. I am on Oxetol 300 mg for partial seizure since one year. I am also taking Metformin 500 mg t...  Read Full »


Dr. Sameer Kumar

Family Physician, Obstetrician And Gynaecologist, Infertility Specialist

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. Having seen your PCOS reports (attachment removed to protect patient identity), it is suggested that you should opt for controlled ovarian stimulation and intrauterine insemination procedure. It will increase your chance of conception by 20 percent as it would r...  Read Full »

How many cycles can Clomid 50 mg be taken?

Query: Hi doctor, I am 26 years old. I have been trying to conceive for the past seven months. I have regular 28 day cycle. Recently, I got a hormone test for FSH, LH and prolactin, uterus scan and my husband's semen analysis. Everything was normal. My doctor prescribed me Clomid 50 mg on day 4 to day 9 an...  Read Full »


Dr. Neha Singh Rathod

Obstetrician And Gynaecologist

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. First, relax. Anxiety and depression also cause delay in pregnancy. Continue with the same medications and start Folic acid supplements. Try every alternative day during your fertile period at least for two weeks. In this way you are giving rest to the body and also to i...  Read Full »

Is it possible to conceive naturally after endometriosis surgery?

Query: Hi doctor, I am a 30 year old female. I have been trying to conceive for a year with endometriosis on ovary. My husband is 32 and normal. My AMH is 1.85. I am planning to get laparoscopic surgery. Can laparoscopic surgery reduce my AMH further more? What should I do?  Read Full »


Dr. Neha Singh Rathod

Obstetrician And Gynaecologist

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. The laparoscopic surgery will definitely reduce your symptoms and the endometriosis of the ovary will be taken care of. Since AMH (anti-mullerian hormone) is a hormone, post surgery the effect of it would be a little difficult to state now. Please get y...  Read Full »

Why am I not getting pregnant even after eight months of marriage?

Query: M trying for a baby m completed my 8 months of marriage but trying daily from 1 month but can't get success  Read Full »


Dr. Reetika Joshi

Obstetrician And Gynaecologist

Answer: Dear good evening I fully understand your concern and will surely help you see getting pregnant is a joint decision and effort of a couple. so firstly stop thinking that you are in anyway guilty if you are not getting pregnant. however my recommendation is that since you are below 30 years age s...  Read Full »

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