Last updated on July 2018

Vitamin D Supplementation in Vitamin Deficient Women Undergoing IVF Cycles: Does it Affect the Fertility Outcome?


Brief description of study

The aim of this study is to evaluate the effect of treatment of vitamin D deficiency (through vitamin D supplementation for 8 weeks before the start of In-vitro fertilization (IVF) on the success of IVF cycles.

Detailed Study Description

The study participants are vitamin D deficient females undergoing (intra-cytoplasmic sperm injection (ICSI) trial in the age of 20 to 35 years. Serum vitamin D will be assessed. Accordingly, if they are deficient in vitamin D, they will be eligible for the study.400 vitamin D deficient women will be randomly allocated to either one of two groups. The first group will receive vitamin D supplementation in addition to the routine care. The other group will receive the routine care only. The study will be conducted in the IVF unit of department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Cairo University.

Clinical Study Identifier: NCT03209856

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