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#1 CatC

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Posted 16 May 2016 - 10:27 AM

I'm confused.... I'm seeing Dr.Roberts and his medical assistant told me that I would have to be take the BCP for two months but Dr. Roberts only wrote a one month prescription. I have read others only having to take the pill for a month before stimming. I want to do my first IVF cycle in July so I need to get this sorted out. Can anyone tell me their experiences with the BCP?
Me-32 DH-47 UnexplainedTTC since 2013
2015- July, August, October IUI's - th_abfn.gif

July 2016- IVF
Antagonist Protocol- 300 Gonal-F, 150 Menopur, .25 Cetrotide
July 5-ER- 13 Retrieved, 11 Mature, 9 Fertilized, 3 Arrested, 6 Beautiful Embryos🙏🏻🙏🏻🙏🏻
July 10- ET- transferred 1 3AA blast, 2 frozen blasts
9dp5dt- Beta 81- BFP!!!
11dp5dt- Beta 281!!!
18dp5dt- Beta 4310!!!
7wks 4day Ultrasound-Heartbeat only 92bpm
9wks 4day Ultrasound- confirmed miscarriage

March 2017
March 14- FET-transferred 1 3AA blast and 1 3BB blast
March 23- BFN😭😭😭

#2 angelwings2017

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Posted 16 May 2016 - 08:04 PM

I took mine for a month before, not two. HTH!



#3 hs4816

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Posted 16 May 2016 - 08:09 PM

This cycle is 3 weeks, last cycle was 5.

I think the medical reason for the pill before stimming is to keep things quiet and make sure things are somewhat depressed before starting.

I think the logistical reasons behind it is to help some clinics coordinate people Cycles to make things a bit easier on them and the lab.

I'm 41 with endo

IVF #1: March 2016: Long protocol: Suprefact (200)/Menopur (225)

9 follicles => 4 eggs => 3 mature => 3 fertilized (ICSI) => 2 blasts (one transferred, one frozen)

BFN

IVF #2: June 2016: Microdose flare: Suprefact (40 BID)/Menopur (150)/ Gonal (300)

7-10 follicles (?) => 12 mature eggs => only 4 fertilized w/ICSI => transferred 2 @ 3days and 1 blast frozen

BFP: day 14 beta = 93, day 18 beta 557 (37h doubling time)

.... it stuck and we welcomed our boy March 2017!

back on this crazy journey again: June 6, 2018: FET #1...


#4 From0to3

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Posted 16 May 2016 - 09:15 PM

I was only on it for a month at pcrm with Dr. Roberts. 2 months does seem strange! I would look into it!

IVF#1:17 Eggs, 4-5 Day Blasts: Transferred 2: th_abfn.gif

 FET#1: Transferred 2: th_abfp.gif m/[email protected] th_agrr.gif 

IVF#2: 5 Eggs, 5-5 Day Blasts: Transferred 2: th_abfp.gif Boy/Girl Twins born DEC 2013 babygirl.gif babyboy.gif 

 

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#5 CatC

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Posted 16 May 2016 - 10:00 PM

Thanks everyone!!!
Me-32 DH-47 UnexplainedTTC since 2013
2015- July, August, October IUI's - th_abfn.gif

July 2016- IVF
Antagonist Protocol- 300 Gonal-F, 150 Menopur, .25 Cetrotide
July 5-ER- 13 Retrieved, 11 Mature, 9 Fertilized, 3 Arrested, 6 Beautiful Embryos🙏🏻🙏🏻🙏🏻
July 10- ET- transferred 1 3AA blast, 2 frozen blasts
9dp5dt- Beta 81- BFP!!!
11dp5dt- Beta 281!!!
18dp5dt- Beta 4310!!!
7wks 4day Ultrasound-Heartbeat only 92bpm
9wks 4day Ultrasound- confirmed miscarriage

March 2017
March 14- FET-transferred 1 3AA blast and 1 3BB blast
March 23- BFN😭😭😭