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What are the side effects of injected hormones as fertility drugs?

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Most of the side effects of injected fertility drugs are mild and include problems like

  • tenderness
  • infection
  • blood blisters
  • swelling or bruising at the injection site
  • ovarian hyperstimulation, which makes your ovaries grow and become tender
  • Increased chance of multiple births

From: Fertility Drugs WebMD Medical Reference

Reviewed by Trina Pagano on June 23, 2017
Reviewed by Trina Pagano on June 23, 2017

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