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Hcg Shots Or Drops
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
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 moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Why hcg levels rise after methotrexate shot?
is it normal for Hcg levels to drop frm 9000 to 1000 after MTX in 1 wk for supposed ectopic?
No: The HCG diet has a person eating 500 calories a day for more than a month. That's just one big slice of pizza a day. A 4-month old baby eats 500 calories a day. Anybody on 500 calories a day is on a starvation diet and will lose weight. It doesn't sound safe. Extremely low calorie diets don't work because the weight comes back when one starts eating again. Long-term lifestyle changes are needed. ...Read more
Weight loss: Most people try to use human growth hormone for weight loss and for metabolism. It has never been proven to be effective when taken orally. Most of the oral products that are availible over the counter are not going to do much for you. I wouldnt waste your money. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Oral HCG: Hcg should only be obtained from a physician and should only be used under physician supervision. When a doctor writes you a prescription it will go to a pharmacy to be filled and the process is handled like any other medication. Know the laws in your jurisdiction and beware. ...Read more