Male infertility or low sperm count can have multiple causes depending on genetics, general health, fitness, diseases, and dietary contaminants. There are many ways by which you can increase sperm count naturally. It starts by taking D-Aspartic Acid Supplements. D-AA supplements may increase levels of testosterone, the male sex hormone that plays an essential role in increasing sperm count. Regular exercise, eating healthy food and staying fit can not only increase sperm count by improving sperm quality as well. Vitamin C and vitamin D can also help improve sperm count and quality. Foods like walnuts, citrus fruits, whole wheat and grains, fishes, Fenugreek, Ashwagandha, oysters, milk and milk products are also recommended to increase sperm count. Most important of all, you should avoid all toxins such as alcohol, smoking, and drug abuse. If natural remedies do not work, surgery for obstructed vas deferens, antibiotic treatment for infections and hormone therapy. To increase the chances of conceiving naturally you can you are trying to get your partner pregnant, you should also increase the frequency of sex, have sex when the chances of fertilization are more and avoid lubricants that might affect sperm movement. If your sperm count is too low to conceive naturally, you can for Assisted reproductive technology (ART) such as IUI or IVF. In case you have azoospermia, you can go for Testicular Sperm Aspiration (TESA) with IVF.
If your reason for failed IVF cycle is unsuccessful egg fertilization there can be multiple reasons behind it. It can be due to insufficient follicles, poor quality eggs or poor quality sperms. The sperm head may not have decondensed. The eggs may not have survived the sperm retrieval process or the eggs may not have been activated during the intracellular steps of fertilization. To improve the chances of fertilization in the next IVF cycle, both you and your embryologist should carefully analyze the problem and learn from your mistakes. You do not have to lose hope as you have better chances of conceiving on the next IVF cycle. The embryologist may perform IVF cycle stimulation on you to help produce better and more eggs. You husband can also refrain from sex or masturbation for a few weeks to achieve good quality sperms. By maintaining a healthy diet and lifestyle for a few weeks can also help you produce good quality eggs and finally achieve fertilization. If the problem lies beyond your control, the doctor may prescribe medications or fertility drugs. If you want high chances of pregnancy. You can also go for IVF ICSI cycle to increase the chances of success.
After a failed IVF cycle, the important question is whether we can improve upon the unsuccessful cycle. IVF treatment can be altered or enhanced with a variety of additional assisted reproductive technologies. Sometimes the same treatment cycle can help you conceive but sometimes more advanced treatment approach can do the trick. Trying different medication protocols such as PGD/PGS or Immunotherapy can increase the chances of conceiving. ICSI and assisted hatching can also help in implantation.
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