Are fertility drugs harmful or dangerous?

By Andrea Rodrigo BSc, MSc.
Last Update: 11/02/2016

The associations between IVF drugs and the risk of ovarian or breast cancer are weak, and conclusive studies are scarce to date. There is no convincing evidence that they raise a woman’s risk of developing any of these types of cancer.

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BSc, MSc
Embryologist
Bachelor's Degree in Biotechnology from the Polytechnic University of Valencia. Master's Degree in Biotechnology of Human Assisted Reproduction from the University of Valencia along with the Valencian Infertility Institute (IVI). Postgraduate course in Medical Genetics.
Embryologist. Bachelor's Degree in Biotechnology from the Polytechnic University of Valencia. Master's Degree in Biotechnology of Human Assisted Reproduction from the University of Valencia along with the Valencian Infertility Institute (IVI). Postgraduate course in Medical Genetics.
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