In vitro fertilization (IVF) helps with fertilization, embryo development, and implantation to help in pregnancy. IVF works by using a combination of medicines and surgical procedures to help sperm fertilize an egg, and help the fertilized egg implant in uterus.
IVF can involve multiple steps and can take months to complete the whole process. It sometimes works on the first try, but many people need more than 1 round of IVF to get pregnant. IVF increases chances of pregnancy. Everyone’s body is different and IVF may not work for everyone.