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My hCG went from 11000 to 49000 at 7 weeks. Should it be higher than that? My previous test was at 6 weeks pregnant. My progesterone level is 79

My hCG went from 11000 to 49000 at 7 weeks. Should it be higher than that? My previous test was at 6 weeks pregnant. My progesterone level is 79

That is about right: During very early pregnancy, the hgc rises/doubles in about 48-72 hours. Say your is about 72 hours=3 days. 11000 doubles to 22000, then again doubles another 72hrs, thus =44000, with 5000 left for the 7th day; just an estimate. Just remember, everyone is different. Follow doc's advice. Congrats on the pregnancy and best of luck to you. ...Read more

Dr. Corey Clay
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9 weeks pregnant, progesterone level at 13.1, currently on crinone (progesterone gel) 8%, have some cramps here and there, but no bleeding. Saw heartbeat, what to expect?

9 weeks pregnant, progesterone level at 13.1, currently on crinone (progesterone gel) 8%, have some cramps here and there, but no bleeding. Saw heartbeat, what to expect?

You should be fine: Congratulations, you are pregnant! try not to treat the numbers, there really isn't much you can do about it. While your physician may place you on Progesterone supplementation, there is no evidence that this decreases miscarriage risk. That being said, it can't hurt. If the fetal size is appropriate and the heart beat is normal, try to relax and enjoy your pregnancy. Best of luck! ...Read more

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When I was not pregnant,my progesterone level on day 21 of cycle was 15.6.a month later with 4 week pregnancy,it's 5? What is wrong?

When I was not pregnant,my progesterone level on day 21 of cycle was 15.6.a month later with 4 week pregnancy,it's 5? What is wrong?

What: is your HCG level. Unfortunately, your low Prog could indicate a fetus that is not growing properly. This can mean a poss mc. Your doc will prob monitor your levels. An US will not show much as you are very early. good luck ...Read more

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I am 5 wks. Pregnant.My progesterone level is 11.9.My ob/gyn prescribed me crinone (progesterone gel) 8%.Is it effective in increasing my level? Is my level alarming?

I am 5 wks. Pregnant.My progesterone level is 11.9.My ob/gyn prescribed me crinone (progesterone gel) 8%.Is it effective in increasing my level? Is my level alarming?

Not alarming: 11.9 is at the lower edge of normal for 5 weeks gestational age. Crinone (progesterone gel) 8% is a recommended treatment for keeping Progesterone levels high in the first trimester in an attempt to prevent miscarriage due to inadequate Progesterone levels. It's usually continued for the first 12 weeks of pregnancy. ...Read more

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Progesterone level of 14.8 at 6 weeks 1 day pregnant. Is this number ok? Baby had a heartbeat and measured perfectly.

Probably ok: Congratulations, you are pregnant! try not to treat the numbers, there really isn't much you can do about it. While your physician may place you on Progesterone supplementation, there is no evidence that this decreases miscarriage risk. That being said, it can't hurt. If the fetal size is appropriate and the heart beat is normal, try to relax and enjoy your pregnancy. Best of luck! ...Read more

Dr. Seth Derman
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Progesterone (Definition)

Progesterone has been found to be helpful in preventing preterm birth in a patient who has a history of delivering babies too early. It can be given as vaginal suppositories. It is most often given as weekly ...Read more


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A Progesterone level is a blood test that measures the amount of Progesterone in the blood at the particular time ...Read more