What are the risks involved with IVF?

What are the risks involved with IVF?

IVF can result in a successful pregnancy, but also involve unprecedented risks.

Noting that IVF is expensive, you must consider your financial preparedness before considering the procedure.

There is a possibility of multiple embryos implanting which can result in an increased risk of premature birth and low birth weight.

While preparing for IVF, hormonal treatments can cause ovaries to swell up and a lot of pain.

Other risky symptoms include bloating, nausea, vomiting and diarrhea.

Known medically as ectopic pregnancy, there is a low but possible risk of implantation in the fallopian tube.

The cost, hormonal treatments and other factors can be quite emotionally, physically and financially draining.

Ensure to read everything you need to know and consult your doctor before opting for the procedure.