IUI in Nepal
Unlike IVF, IUI is a little less complicated fertility treatment. Many people confuses for IUI and IVF in Nepal. However, they are different fertility process. The quality of Infertility treatment in Nepal is gradually increasing in Nepal though. Yet they are struggling with different types of IVF treatment available in Nepal.
IUI is abbreviation for Intrauterine Insemination. You can guess that, it is the process of insemen or placing sperm into a woman’s uterus by artificial means. This process is done during ovulation period of the women, so that the sperm can fertilize egg. IVF is abbreviation for in-vitro fertilization, which means a process whereby an egg is fertilized by sperm in a test tube or elsewhere outside the woman’s body. IUI is generally used for couples with unexplained infertility, ejaculation dysfunction in male and women with cervical mucus problems. The main objective of IUI is to increase the number of sperm reaching the fallopian tube.
IUI is generally done along with ovulation-stimulating drugs. Ovulation stimulating drugs are used before IUI. Medication such as Clomophine citrate, Gonadotropins, or Urofollitropins are used. Highly active sperms are obtained from semen sample in lab. With this highly active sperm, the chances of conceiving is increased. A catheter is used to insert the sperm into the uterus. After this procedure, the client can go home and do normal daily activities.
Success Rate of IUI
Success rate of IUI is as high as 20% per cycle depending on female age, used medication and other variables. Success rate of IUI is much lesser than success rate of IVF, where the success rate of IVF is about 40%. Those couple who want less tiresome and less expensive option for pregnancy then IUI is one of the best option.
Price of IUI
The price may vary according to the option you prefer. If donor sperm is used, cost will be higher as compared to sperm used from husband.