I don't know if it's anything like Femara, but no fertility drug since (not even the injectables) has ever given me the crazies in quite the same intensity as those little tablets. Drink LOTS of water and buckle up for the ride. Warn the people that can be warned Know that the minute the pills stop, you will be normal again!
Me: 40, egg quality issues - 43 eggs retrieved through IVF, not a single normal day three embryo ever
DH: 39, morphology has gone from 6% -> 5% -> 9% over 4 years
TTC: since March 2008
HSG: fallopian tubes are clear, but likely damaged
AMH: 6.3 in October 2009 -> 3.74 in April 2011 -> 3.25 in May 2013!
With Dr H at CFC
Mini IVF/ICSI #1, May 2011 (Femara, Cetrotide, Ovidrel) - 3 eggs, 3 fertilised (but low grade embies), transferred 3, BFN
Hysteroscopy - October 2011 - polyp removed
IVF/ICSI #2, November 2011 (Menopur, Gonal F, Cetrotide, Lucrin trigger, Intralipid, Gestone) - 24 eggs, 2 low grade blasts transferred, nothing to freeze, BFN
Adoption Screening September 2012, waiting, hoping, and praying!
Chocolate endometrioma on right ovary treated with 6 weeks Visanne
IVF/ICSI #3, July 2013 (Gonal F, Cetrotide, Ovitrelle and Crinone) -> 16 eggs retrieved, 9 fertilised, 3 immature, 3 low grade pre blasts transferred, BFN