In cases where a mild or moderate OHSS occurs, doctors will instruct the woman to rest and drink plenty of fluids. In addition, it is recommended that alcohol and caffeine be avoided, as well as sexual relations. When the woman cannot stand the pain, she can take some painkillers, but always under a doctor's prescription.
How to treat mild and moderate OHSS?
By Blanca Paraíso MD, PhD, MSc (gynecologist), Neus Ferrando Gilabert BSc, MSc (embryologist), Rebeca Reus BSc, MSc (embryologist), Dra. Rut Gómez de Segura (gynecologist), Sergio Rogel Cayetano MD (gynecologist), Valeria Sotelo MD, MSc (gynecologist) and Romina Packan (invitra staff).
Last Update: 01/11/2021