Product Resources

Your fertility and overall health are important to us and we choose all of our protocols and supplements carefully. At Optimal Fertility, every product we recommend is backed up by scientific evidence. In fact, our online customers are given many of the same treatments as the patients we see in our clinic. We encourage you to learn more about our evidence-based products and the research supporting their safety and effectiveness. Browse our resources section for product-specific information.

Estrovantage: DIM, I3C

3,3′-Diindolylmethane Modulates Estrogen Metabolism

Multi-nutrient supplement improves hormone ratio associated with cancer risk

Serrapeptase

A multi-centre, double-blind study of serrapeptase versus placebo in post-antrotomy buccal swelling

Comparison of anti-inflammatory activity of serratiopeptidase and diclofenac in albino rats

Bioclinic Naturals Products

NAC w/ ALA

Improvement of insulin sensitivity in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus

Myo Innositol

Myo-Inositol in Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome

Effects of myo-inositol on ovarian function and metabolic factors in women with PCOS

Metabolic and hormonal effects of myo-inositol in women with polycystic ovary syndrome

Vitamin D and PCOS

Effect of vitamin D3 treatment on glucose metabolism and menstrual frequency in polycystic ovary syndrome women

High-dose vitamin D supplementation and measures of insulin sensitivity in polycystic ovary syndrome

Maca

Subjective effects of Lepidium meyenii (Maca) extract on well-being and sexual performances in patients with mild erectile dysfunction

Effect of Lepidium meyenii (MACA) on sexual desire and its absent relationship with serum testosterone levels in adult healthy men

Nettle

Long-term efficacy and safety of a combination of sabal and urtica extract for lower urinary tract symptoms

Gelatin

Gelatin, stress, longevity

Theracumin

Curcumin, the golden spice from Indian saffron, is a chemosensitizer and radiosensitizer for tumors and chemoprotector and radioprotector for normal organs

CoQ10

Co-enzyme Q10 supplementation improves ovarian response and mitochondrial function

The effect of coenzyme Q10 on sperm motility and function

NAC

Cheraghi E, Mehranjani MS, Shariatzadeh MA, Esfahani MH, Ebrahimi Z. N-Acetylcysteine improves oocyte and embryo quality in polycystic ovary syndrome patients undergoing intracytoplasmic sperm injection: an alternative to metformin. Reprod Fertil Dev. 2014 Nov 13.

Fulghesu, A. M., Ciampelli, M., Muzj, G., Belosi, C., Selvaggi, L., Ayala, G.F., and Lanzone, A. (2002). N-Acetyl-cysteine treatment improves insulin sensitivity in women with polycystic ovary syndrome. Fertil Steril. 77, 1128–1135.

N-Acetyl Cysteine for PCOS Egg Quality and Healthy Ovaries

Vitamin D

Calcium and vitamin D intake and risk of incident premenstrual syndrome

Calm Pro

L-theanine, a natural constituent in tea, and its effect on mental state

Ubiquinol

Safarinejad MR, Safarinejad S, et al. Effects of the reduced form of coenzyme Q10 (ubiquinol) on semen parameters in men with idiopathic infertility: a double-blind, placebo controlled, randomized study. J Urol. 2012 Aug;188(2):526-31. doi: 10.1016/j.juro.2012.03.131.

Endocrine Disrupters

Persistent Organic Pollutants and Early Menopause in U.S. Women

Persistent Organic Pollutants and Early Menopause in U.S. Women

Grindler NM, Allsworth JE, Macones GA, Kannan K, Roehl KA, et al. (2015) Persistent Organic Pollutants and Early Menopause in U.S. Women. PLoS ONE 10(1): e0116057. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0116057