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What is an hCG shot?

What is an hCG shot?

Triggers ovulation : For women undergoing infertility treatment a bhcg hormone shot can be used to trigger ovulation to help people get pregnant. ...Read more

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How long do hCG trigger shots actually stay in your system?

How long do hCG trigger shots actually stay in your system?

About 7 to 10 days: Ovidrel or generic HCG 10, 000 i u will last approximately 7 to 10 days after the injection. Occasionally some patients will excrete the HCG over a 14 day period of time but this is very rare. ...Read more

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Is it ok if my wife drinks in moderation before/after hCG trigger shot?

Is it ok if my wife drinks in moderation before/after hCG trigger shot?

Not recommended: Better not to have alcohol in her system if she has to go thru tahat because the very biginning is the most crucial, worth it to sacrifise the alcohol, and if she does u should join her. ...Read more

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What is the longest 10 000 iu hCG trigger shot will remain in your system?

What is the longest 10 000 iu hCG trigger shot will remain in your system?

Less than 2 weeks: The morning after your trigger shot the HCG level in your blood is less than 1000 miu/ml - often around 60 to a few hundred. If you have a positive pregnancy test 14-15 days later it should be a true positive rather than due to the trigger shot. ...Read more

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How will hCG trigger shot affect my bbt? I am 9 day past trigger w no temp rise.

How will hCG trigger shot affect my bbt? I am 9 day past trigger w no temp rise.

Should not effect: The shot should not effect it if you ovulated. BBT is not always reliable to confirm ovulation. Your GYN could check a progesterone level to confirm ovulation. ...Read more

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Taking Clomid (clomiphene) for pcos. Will I need an hCG shot as well? In what cases would this happen?

Taking Clomid (clomiphene) for pcos. Will I need an hCG shot as well? In what cases would this happen?

Pcos: First check to see if your ovulating while taking clomid (clomiphene).. If your ovulating there is no need for other meds ...Read more

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Does an hCG trigger shot guarantee ovulation?

No: Ther is no guarantee unfortunately or someone would be a billionaire, but it sure is the goal to get you pregnant! ...Read more

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How long after you get the hCG shot do you ovulate?

How long after you get the hCG shot do you ovulate?

36 hours: There's a range, but most ovulations after HCG are close to 36 hours - more so than with a natural lh surge. ...Read more

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Is it possible to ovulate 7 days past hCG trigger shot?

Is it possible to ovulate 7 days past hCG trigger shot?

HCG shot: Usually you would only ovulate 40 hours or so after a trigger shot. The shot mimics an LH surge and so it is short lived. ...Read more

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Hcg diet side effects. Diferencies between drops and shots?

Hcg diet side effects. Diferencies between drops and shots?

Drops worthless: Drops are worthless. You need a qualified physician to administer correctly the injection HCG and the original 500 calorie diet with strict adherence. The diet only works on abnormal fat and once you rid yourself of abnormal fat you will not lose any more weight on the HCG diet. ...Read more

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At what follicle size should an hCG trigger shot be administered in a medicated cycle?

At what follicle size should an hCG trigger shot be administered in a medicated cycle?

Depends: Usually ultra sound is by the vaginal route these days. If abdominal ultrasound is performed then the follicles are usually approximately 2 mm smaller. On Clomid (clomiphene) or Femara i usually trigger ovulation with HCG approximately 18 to 20 mm. With gonadotropins i normally trigger ovulation around 20 -21mm. Patients with pcos or polycystic ovarian syndrome triggering ovulation needs to be somewhat later at approximately 21 to 22 mm. ...Read more

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What are the differences in hCG drops, shots, and pills in regards to increasing fertility?

What are the differences in hCG drops, shots, and pills in regards to increasing fertility?

Only shots work ...: Hcg (human chorionic gonadotropin) is a protein and only works in shot form - HCG drops and pills are *bogus* products sold to women on the "hcg diet". Hcg is used as part of fertility treatments, most often as a 'trigger shot' to tell your ovaries when to ovulate when taking medicines to increase egg production, or during in vitro fertilization (ivf) as a trigger or to help follicle development. ...Read more

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Does the hCG trigger shot make you release all follicles or only all of the mature follicles?

Varies: Any follicle that has been recruited to mature, usually only one per cycle, will likely be stimulated to ovulate in rsponse to the HCG "trigger shot". If there has been pretreatment with ovulation inducing drugs, then multiple follicle release is possible. ...Read more

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I gave myself my hCG trigger shot I think in the wrong area. I did it in the love handle rather than the butt. Will that be an issue?

I gave myself my hCG trigger shot I think in the wrong area.  I did it in the love handle rather than the butt. Will that be an issue?

None, both are SQ: (SubCutaneous) injections & depend on blood vessels to pick up & distribute the molecules body wide. The bigger issue is why taking HCG? Promoted by some & expensive yet without good double blinded prospective clinical trials which demonstrate any actual benefits vs. downsides/costs. Study: http://goo.gl/O82NOh, http://goo.gl/O82NOh, http://goo.gl/e2lDwm & http://goo.gl/JH8XBX for better info. ...Read more

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