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How can I boost my fertility? We've been trying for a year with nothing but a chemical pregnancy to show for it.

How can I boost my fertility? We've been trying for a year with nothing but a chemical pregnancy to show for it.

See a doctor: 'infertility' is defined as unprotected intercourse without conception for one year. This is based on studies demonstrating about 85% of normal couples conceive in that time. This does not depend at all on 'actively trying, ' just that a sexually active woman is at risk for becoming pregnant with her partner during that time frame.

Dr. Mark Ingerman
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Ttc 9 m. Just had chemical pregnancy. Fertility treatment 1st time this cycle & prescribed low FSH injections. Hist of long cycles but becoming shorter, hence chemical preg. Take FSH or try naturally?

Ttc 9 m. Just had chemical pregnancy. Fertility treatment 1st time this cycle & prescribed low FSH injections. Hist of long cycles but becoming shorter, hence chemical preg. Take FSH or try naturally?

Follow doctor: Infertility is a complex situation. Your doctor is prescribing medications that they think you need to get pregnant. If you were successful in getting pregnant but miscarried, you should continue the treatments that your doctor recommended.

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Are you, ore fertile after chemical pregnancy?

Are you, ore fertile after chemical pregnancy?

No: And I assume you mean "more" fertile? No, its unchanged. But the fact that you had a chemical is a very good sign for future conception.

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What is a chemical pregnancy?

What is a chemical pregnancy?

Early miscarriage: Some refer to the slow decline of the hormone HCG as a chemical pregnancy or miscarriage. Please see your doctor for more answers

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What is a chemical pregnancy?

What is a chemical pregnancy?

Miscarriage: Hi! A chemical pregnancy is simply a very early miscarriage. It happens so rapidly that the pregnancy test goes up and then back down in just a matter of a few days. Otten the only other symptom is a heavy or delayed period. Dr brown.

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What usually causes a chemical pregnancy?

What usually causes a chemical pregnancy?

Abnormal pregnancy: Similar to miscarriage, most common reason for biochemical pregnancy is attributed to aneuploidy (abnormal karyotypes, such as trisomy 21 or down syndrome). This occurs more often with advancing maternal age.

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What is the symptoms of 'chemical pregnancy'?

What is the symptoms of 'chemical pregnancy'?

Bleeding after +BHCG: A chemical pregnancy is a term that has popped up on the internet. It simply means a miscarriage. Generally people are describing a miscarriage that occurred very early on. Symptoms are bleeding after having a positive pregnancy test. A chemical pregnancy is the same thing as an early miscarriage.

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What is bio-chemical pregnancy? Why does it occur?

What is bio-chemical pregnancy? Why does it occur?

Doctors test for HCG: A biochemical pregnancy occurs when a woman becomes pregnant but has a spontaneous loss of her embryo/fetus before she even knows she had become pregnant. If HCG testing occurs before all of the HCG has been cleared out of the body, then HCG can be detected by a pregnancy test, giving a false positive pregnancy test.

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How will my cycle be affected by a chemical pregnancy?

How will my cycle be affected by a chemical pregnancy?

??? Question: If you are pregnant, you will not have a period at that time. I do not know what you mean exactly by a "chemical pregnancy.".

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Had a chemical pregnancy and still no bleeding. When should I be worried?

Had a chemical pregnancy and still no bleeding. When should I be worried?

Chemical pregnancy?: I am not sure exactly what that means. If the pregnancy test was positive and very early on (less than 6 weeks) the pregnancy may not bleed if it is a "missed abortion".

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I had a chemical pregnancy last month? Is it normal to ovulate late or even not at all?

I had a chemical pregnancy last month? Is it normal to ovulate late or even not at all?

Yes: Monthly ovulation is not a "fait accompli" (given) every month as the body sometimes says no go especially as women approach the peri menpause age bracket of 40 to 50. Younger women can also "skip" ovulation on occasion normally and the menstrual cycle interval will be a longer period of days.

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Can you have a chemical pregnancy if your feeling symptoms with no bleeding since april?

Can you have a chemical pregnancy if your feeling symptoms with no bleeding since april?

Take the test: If you want to know if you are pregnant, take a test. In today's world you do not need to wonder if you are pregnant or not based on symptoms. Pregnancy tests are available at any pharmacy and in minutes you will have your answer. They can detect a pregnancy 7-10 days after conception. The best time to take one is when you miss your period.

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If I think I am having a chemical pregnancy but haven't tested positive with a home test, what should I do?

If I think I am having a chemical pregnancy but haven't tested positive with a home test, what should I do?

Biochemical pregnanc: I suggest you repeat the home pregnancy test in a week - if you are biochemically pregnant now, the test should be positive in a week.

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I had a chemical pregnancy 10 days ago and I done another pregnancy test which is positive what is going on?

I had a chemical pregnancy 10 days ago and I done another pregnancy test which is positive what is going on?

Depends: It would be prudent to see your doctor for an evaluation and a blood test for HCG. The doctor may also consider doing an ultrasound examination. If you do not wish to be pregnant, use contraception all the time, every time. You may consider implanted contraceptive, or IUD. Practice safe sex.

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Had a 5 weeks misscarriage/ chemical pregnancy and my rh is negative...will it be a problem for my next pregnancy?

Probably not from Rh: The products/tissues of an early pregnancy loss at "5 weeks miscarriage/chemical pregnancy" are very unlikely to have any Rh antigens which can trigger the production Rh antibodies by your immune system. Checking your (current /future) partner's blood type and Rh may offer you additional reassurance if he too is Rh neg. It'snot very probable that Rh will be a problem in your next pregnancy.? Rhogam?

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It appears I've experianced a chemical pregnancy. What can I do to have a h happy healthy pregnancy n baby? Advice?

Keep trying: Chemical pregnancies probably happen more often than most women realize. Just keep trying. In general though take preconceptual prenatal vitamins to improve outcome and ask your OB if they order Progesterone levels as women with luteal phase defects sometimes need Progesterone supplementation to maintain the pregnancy.

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I am 5 weeks today & have some spotting. I had a chemical pregnancy 2 months ago at 5 weeks. Should I be concerned?

I am 5 weeks today & have some spotting. I had a chemical pregnancy 2 months ago at 5 weeks. Should I be concerned?

See doc 4 blood work: Early pregnancy is prone to staining/spotting. The only definite way to answer your question is to draw the blood level of BHCG & Progesterone. Most of the time, you have to have a repeat test in 48 hours to monitor dynamic changes in hormone levels. Additionally, if your dates are accurate, in 1-2 week you may benefit from sonogram evaluation (at present, it's probably too early to do) Good luck

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I think im pregnant a few weeks after having a chemical pregnancy. Are my chances of having a healthy pregnancy goid?

I think im pregnant a few weeks after having a chemical pregnancy. Are my chances of having a healthy pregnancy goid?

Good chance: As long as your pregnancy takes hold, you should have a normal chance at a healthy pregnancy.

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My luteal phaze is 10 days is that why I suffered a chemical pregnancy? Or would my LP not have anything to do with the chemical?

Chemical pregnancy: Normal luteal phase (from ovulation to first day of period) is 12-14 days. A short phase may mean there's not enough of your own Progesterone to support an early pregnancy. This can cause a very early miscarriage. However an abnormality in the chromosomes of the embryo will also cause miscarriage and is more likely. A Progesterone blood test 6days after ovulation will give information.

Dr. Seth Derman
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