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
Severe 0
Moderate 1
Mild 0
None 1

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

Side effect Patients
Headaches 1
Nausea 1
Adherence Evaluations
Always 2
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden Evaluations
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
$200+ 1
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 1
Not specified 0
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There are no evaluations for In Vitro Fertilization (IVF).