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by poohgirl
Thu Jan 21, 2010 8:03 pm
Forum: In Vitro Fertilization (IVF)
Topic: Bedrest for how long after ET?
Replies: 3
Views: 707

My RE agrees with ghost no bedrest at all. I didn't do anything different after my transfer, went to work, shopping you name it and I got a BFP!
by poohgirl
Thu Jan 21, 2010 7:59 pm
Forum: In Vitro Fertilization (IVF)
Topic: First IVF Cycle Failure
Replies: 3
Views: 578

Talk with your RE sound like the protocol they used didn't work well with you and they will work on upping or changing your meds. You did everything fine. I rarely took my shots at the same time my RE said it really didn't matter, and I my injections in the stomach. Bedrest has been found not to mat...
by poohgirl
Thu Jan 21, 2010 6:53 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: DONOR EGG Tmt Thread... " Egg-heads"
Replies: 2253
Views: 275482

Pauline--Yea!!! You are PUPO I have such a good vibe for you this time:) Just keep up the PMA. Carolyn---Seriously I saw your picture on facebook--I can tell you without checking your pulses that birth is anytime now:-) You look wonderful if a bit uncomfortable! Sabi--how you doing on that with that...
by poohgirl
Thu Jan 14, 2010 9:02 pm
Forum: In Vitro Fertilization (IVF)
Topic: No "down-regulation"? Please help? Ghost?
Replies: 3
Views: 905

I think I might be missing something, follistim is the drug to make you grow follicles not to down reg. I used Lupron to down reg is that what you mean?
by poohgirl
Thu Jan 14, 2010 6:52 pm
Forum: In Vitro Fertilization (IVF)
Topic: GHOST or anyone
Replies: 7
Views: 662

Check with your local pharmacy or healthcare clinic most take them. You can not put them in the trash it is agaist the law and could get you a huge fine.
by poohgirl
Thu Jan 14, 2010 4:26 pm
Forum: In Vitro Fertilization (IVF)
Topic: Diabetic and BFP!!
Replies: 2
Views: 540

I am a diabetes Nurse so I can help you out a little:-) Question 1: Yes, it is hard work because it is important for you and the baby to have normal blood sugar levels but we see it happen every day! Question 2: Yes your blood sugars will effect the baby it is important to maintain normal blood suga...
by poohgirl
Thu Jan 14, 2010 3:04 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: DONOR EGG Tmt Thread... " Egg-heads"
Replies: 2253
Views: 275482

Hi everyone, Sorry I have been MIA but I have been so tired lately:-) Clemo-Congrats!! One little bean holding his or her own is awesome!! Pauline--I am thinking about you your NEXT!!! Sabi & Wishfull only a couple more weeks until you hold your little bundle of joys!!!! I can't believe how time has...
by poohgirl
Tue Dec 22, 2009 5:45 pm
Forum: Pregnant after treatment
Topic: Pregnant with DE
Replies: 207
Views: 35214

Chriss Congradulations!!!! Hopefully the boys won't have to spend too much time in the NICU, and you can have them at home to stare at them all you want!!! Sabi--Keep those babies in there:-) I am happy to hear you passed the magic 30 week mark. Day by day is how you have to take it! Carolyn--How ar...
by poohgirl
Tue Dec 22, 2009 4:42 pm
Forum: In Vitro Fertilization (IVF)
Topic: what to do after a chemical pregnancy...
Replies: 5
Views: 743

My RE does not recommend a "break" she wants to use the natural boost in fertility that often happens after a MC or chemical. Hope that helps good luck!
by poohgirl
Wed Dec 16, 2009 6:43 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: DONOR EGG Tmt Thread... " Egg-heads"
Replies: 2253
Views: 275482

Clemo--That sucks :cry: But it isn't over yet, I have read people getting pregnant on a Grade 3 so it is possible--PMA, PMA. Easier said than done I know. When is your Beta? Sabi--Sorry to hear about bedrest that sucks! I hope I won't have to go on that but with twins you never know. Keep gestating:...
by poohgirl
Fri Dec 04, 2009 6:21 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Ghost another hCG question :)
Replies: 4
Views: 1370

Rosario,
Ghost, doesn't tend to lurk on this board often you might want to try the IVF board :D Good luck!
by poohgirl
Fri Dec 04, 2009 6:18 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: DONOR EGG Tmt Thread... " Egg-heads"
Replies: 2253
Views: 275482

Clemo--I so excited that you are going to be our next BFP!!!! IVF--This process sucks!!! I am going to strongly suggest that you read the first 10 or so pages of this thread because it really helped me with the donor egg thing. I am with kelly in that I was more upset that I couldn't get pregnant th...
by poohgirl
Wed Dec 02, 2009 2:08 pm
Forum: Pregnant after treatment
Topic: How long did you take PIO's?
Replies: 9
Views: 6877

I will stop my on friday--I will be 11 weeks on the nose then. My RE says the Baby (babies in my case) start making progestrone at about 9 to 10 weeks so we should be good. Call and ask though if you want, or ask your OB to run a progestrone blood test a few days after you stop, then you can restart...
by poohgirl
Tue Dec 01, 2009 6:35 pm
Forum: In Vitro Fertilization (IVF)
Topic: Dilema: Please help me =(
Replies: 4
Views: 532

A second opinion seems like a good idea, I know that my RE tried several different approaches (flare protocol ect.). I am not sure how your clinic works my RE clinic her partner is her husband, but a lot of them consult with each other and get ideas ect. So if you want a unbiased opinion I would go ...
by poohgirl
Tue Dec 01, 2009 5:00 pm
Forum: In Vitro Fertilization (IVF)
Topic: Donor Eggs
Replies: 5
Views: 706

I did donor eggs and I am about 10 weeks 4 days pregnant with twins. For me it was a very positive experience. The cost is a issue, if you are in the US you have to pay for the donor that can run $4000-10000, mine cost $5000. It varies quite a bit. My donor was proven meaning she had done it before ...