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.