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Doctor insights on: Injectable Hcg

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What approaches work best to inject hCG for weight loss?

What approaches work best to inject hCG for weight loss?

Insulin needle: You should inject near belly button and pinch the skin. The needle should be 30 gauge or smaller. Your physician should explain this to you and you should only do this diet with a qualified physician and on the original protocol. ...Read more

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Who will prescribe HCG for Low T in Los Angeles? I tested with Low T & have injected HCG for months. T is good now, but I need a prescription in LA.

Who will prescribe HCG for Low T in Los Angeles?
I tested with Low T & have injected HCG for months. T is good now, but I need a prescription in LA.

Low testosterone: This is a recognized treatment for low testosterone. Certainly urologists or other physicians who treat low testosterone would continue an effective treatment for you. ...Read more

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Does injectable hcg, taken for weight loss, negatively affect contraceptive affect of birth control pills?

No: It will have no effect on oral contraceptives effectiveness. The weight loss however may make her ocp ineffective as the natural hormonal balance will change from the weight loss. ...Read more

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By mistake nurse injected me HCG injection instead of Fostimone, my follicle was 14mm. Doc said IVF to be canceled. Will I have late period or cyst?

By mistake nurse injected me HCG injection instead of Fostimone, my follicle was 14mm. Doc said IVF to be canceled. Will I have late period or cyst?

Uncertain: There is no real reason to think that either of the two things that you mention would occur. If you have regular periods you will likely have one near your usual time. There is no reason to think that you would develop a cyst unless you already had one. ...Read more

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I know several people who have benefited from the injectable form of the hCG for weight loss - what is the consensus out there on this?

I know several people who have benefited from the injectable form of the hCG for weight loss - what is the consensus out there on this?

HCGdiet looks unsafe: 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

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I take HCG shots and forgot to clean my stomach with an alcohol swap before my husband injected me. What should I do?

I take HCG shots and forgot to clean my stomach with an alcohol swap before my husband injected me. What should I do?

Watch for infection: Watch the area for redness, swelling ....if you develop a fever contact your Primary Care Provider. Hope this helps Dr Z ...Read more

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How long before a double IUI would you be given HCG shot. And what should be my follicle size. They had me injected when is was 16mm?

How long before a double IUI would you be given HCG shot. And what should be my follicle size. They had me injected when is was 16mm?

IUI: An HCG shot is usually given 24-48 hours after IUI. However, your follicle should have been bigger before the IUI to begin with. Usually IUI is best done when you have a positive LH surge. A follicle size of at least 3.0 cm is encouraging. ...Read more

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3 failed iui, took 100 mg clomid, n on bravelle (urofollitropin) + hCG trigger shots from cd 10. Today is cd13 n still no + opk. Do injectables delay ovulation? Worried

3 failed iui, took 100 mg clomid, n on bravelle (urofollitropin) + hCG trigger shots from cd 10. Today is cd13 n still no + opk. Do injectables delay ovulation? Worried

Test again: It may be positive tomorrow. You must have had positive opk's prior to the iui's. It's hard to not worry yourself into a frenzy when working on fertility issues but it sounds like you are getting good attention. ...Read more

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I have pcos my hubby has low sperm count, is monitered cycle with Clomid (clomiphene) hCG & IUI enough or would injectable meds work better/faster to get pregnant?

Depends: If you are ovulating with the Clomid (clomiphene) then the other meds would not likely offer any benefit. If you are not ovulating, then there may be a better chance for ovulating and conceiving with the more aggressive medications. Good luck. ...Read more

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1300 hCG at 4 weeks, is that high?

1300 hCG at 4 weeks, is that high?

Pregnancy: Its just a number, it has to increase on a daily basis at least some or double in value in 48 hrs. The ultraosund will tell you how advanced your pregnancy is. That is just a part of the pregnancy, . We must look at the whole picture, not just a lab. ...Read more

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What are the doseges of hCG for men?

What are the doseges of hCG for men?

HCG for men: HCG is a hormone which can stimulate sperm production, and is given in shots of 5000 to 10000 units, depending on the hormonal assay, which should be provided by your healthcare professional who is prescribing the HCG. The results of the serum testosterone level post HCG will dictate the efficiency of the dose of HCG, so ask your doctor for an explanation. ...Read more

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Hcg on 10/17 was 39, 2days later 69, should I be concerned?

Hcg on 10/17 was 39, 2days later 69, should I be concerned?

What was the prog: Progesterone level, as that should be measured also as a high one is good, one less than 10 is worrisome , one less than 5 is bad, the beta is supposed to double every 3 days, and go up by at least 66% in 2 days so now yours is normal so far, if u were my pt would repeat in 3 days along with a Progesterone level. ...Read more

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If my hCG was 14, 000 at 5 weeks what will it be at 8 weeks?

If my hCG was 14, 000 at 5 weeks what will it be at 8 weeks?

Varies: There is a very wide variation in HCG levels. The HCG levels generally double about every two days and peaks at 150, 000 to 200, 000 by about 10 or 12 weeks. The level then declines to 50, 000 or so for the rest of the pregnancy. ...Read more