What is In Vitro Fertilization (IVF)?

Category: Procedures


In vitro fertilization or IVF is the process in which the egg is fertilized by the sperm outside of the body. IVF is an option for couples who are failing to conceive naturally or with the help of assistive reproductive therapies.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations Percentage
Severe 0
Moderate 1
Mild 0
None 1

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with In Vitro Fertilization (IVF)

Side effect Patients Percentage
Headaches 1
Nausea 1


Based on patients currently having In Vitro Fertilization (IVF)

Dosage Patients Percentage
every 12 weeks 1
every 6 months 1
Adherence Evaluations Percentage
Always 2
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden Evaluations Percentage
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 1
A little hard to take 1
Not at all hard to take 0
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations Percentage
$200+ 1
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 1
Not specified 0
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for In Vitro Fertilization (IVF).