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by genfan
Sat Mar 25, 2006 11:30 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: How long does the HCG shot stay in your system?
Replies: 8
Views: 2773

Thanks Jay. I will try to think positive.
by genfan
Sat Mar 25, 2006 10:14 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: How long does the HCG shot stay in your system?
Replies: 8
Views: 2773

Larisa,

I beta is on March 28th. Can hardly wait. I just took an hpt (4pm) and the line got fainter than the morning one. :(
by genfan
Sat Mar 25, 2006 6:06 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: How long does the HCG shot stay in your system?
Replies: 8
Views: 2773

Hi Larisa,

We are on the same schedule: trigger shot on 3/11. (Mine was an IVF cycle. Trigger was 10,000 units Novarel). I took an hpt this morning at 5am (could'nt sleep) and it was a faint positive. Since it's faint it could be the leftover trigger. So I am cautiously optimistic about it.
by genfan
Tue Mar 14, 2006 9:01 pm
Forum: In Vitro Fertilization (IVF)
Topic: Anyone having treatment at Advance Fertility Service in NYC?
Replies: 0
Views: 673

Anyone having treatment at Advance Fertility Service in NYC?

I am going through my 2nd ivf there. Am curious if anyone else goes there too, and which dr.
by genfan
Tue Mar 14, 2006 8:16 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: medrol-missed 1 dose and very upset
Replies: 1
Views: 1600

medrol-missed 1 dose and very upset

uuugh sometimes I really hate myself!!! :x This IVF cycle everything has been going really well. I took my medication exactly as instructed. I made great effort in trying to take everything at the right time, you know, lupron every morning at 7am, stims every night at 10pm, HCG at exactly 10pm on Sa...
by genfan
Thu Mar 09, 2006 3:06 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: ivf cycle day 3 check - no good-sized follies found
Replies: 3
Views: 667

Update - stim the 5th day

Today is my 6th days of stimming.I went in for another check in early morning. U/S showed that I actually have 16 follies at each side. They are around 5mm - 12mm in size. 4 on each side are over 12mm. so I am doing good. Dr is now saying that ' I don't want you to get overstimulated.' Just curious,...
by genfan
Wed Mar 08, 2006 10:28 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Follistim Pen - please help
Replies: 4
Views: 742

Now I am relieved. Thank you very much for the info.
by genfan
Wed Mar 08, 2006 10:04 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Follistim Pen - please help
Replies: 4
Views: 742

Follistim Pen - please help

Anyone here use Follistim Pen? I've got a very wierd situation here: I have the 600 iu cartridges, and I inject 200 iu daily. So after three days of using the same cartridge, I was expecting to see and discard an empty cartridge. Yet no, I noticed that there are still a considerable amount of medica...
by genfan
Wed Mar 08, 2006 9:55 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: ivf cycle day 3 check - no good-sized follies found
Replies: 3
Views: 667

ivf cycle day 3 check - no good-sized follies found

I started my ivf cycle on Feb 18th. After 2 weeks of suppression (on 10ml lupron every morning), Dr. put me on 200 iu Follistim and 1 unit of Menopur starting on Mar 4th for stim. After 3 days of stimming I went in for a check. They found numerous small follies but nothing big enough to measure. I u...