How it is taken: In pill form [one tablet of 50 mg – four tablets of 200 mg] a day between day two –six of the cycle).
Effect: Indirectly stimulates ovaries into producing eggs.
What it is for: To stimulate and / or regulate ovulation.
Possible side effects: Hot flushes, mood swings, nausea, breast tenderness, insomnia, increased urination, heavy periods, spots, weight gain. May also increase ovarian cancer risk slightly if taken for over a year.