Medical emergency

24 hours emergency lines:
Alicante: (+34) 608 221 238
Madrid: (+34) 681 389 691
San Sebastian: (+34) 664 881 700

If you are a patient of IVF-Life and you have a medical emergency, please call our 24-hour emergency number.

We are committed to providing premium quality personal services, which is why we offer our patients a 24-hour emergency telephone helpline.

We want to give our patients peace of mind because they know that are being looked after before, during and after their fertility treatments. There is no additional charge for this service. It is included in your treatment, because your peace of mind is our priority.

If you notice any unexpected symptoms during the fertility treatment or before week 12 of your pregnancy, please call immediately. There will be an expert on the other end of the line to answer your questions and total confidentiality is guaranteed.

What is considered an emergency?

If you have any abnormal symptoms, then call us immediately. These include:

  • Heavy vaginal bleeding.
  • Severe abdominal pain.
  • Vomiting.
  • Fever.

What do you consider normal symptoms?

For the purposes of this service, we do not consider normal aspects of treatment or pregnancy or general questions about the medications prescribed to be emergencies.

The following symptoms are considered normal during the stimulation phase:

  • Hot flushes.
  • Restless legs syndrome (an overwhelming urge to move the limbs, particularly the legs, particularly when resting).
  • Insomnia.
  • Side effects of the treatment: anxiety, sadness, changes in sexual appetite, the feeling you are about to menstruate, abdominal pain, increased vaginal discharge, weight gain, a feeling of fullness.

The following symptoms are considered normal after an embryo transfer.

  • Light vaginal bleeding.
  • Mild abdominal pain