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Progesterone Side Effects After An Iui
What are the side effects of using progesterone after IUI (also using puregon & ovidrel injections) last IUI was unsuccessful.
Intrauterine insemination (iui) is where fresh or frozen partner or donor sperm is prepared or 'washed' to increase the sperm quality then gently injected through your cervix after a speculum exam, like a pap smear exam. It should be painless or cause mild cramping only. Iui helps with mild to moderate sperm problems. Iui preparations should have at least 2 million moving ...Read more
14 day after IUI and taking 1ml progesterone. Can this amount of progesterone avoid from your menstrual to come?
Possibly: It depends on what type of Progesterone you are taking and how strong it is. Since you did IUI check a pregnancy test or follow your fertility specialists instruction for blood BHCG testing to see if the IUI worked. This is the more important issue than whether or not the Progesterone will delay your cycle. ...Read more
I had an iui today. When should I take my progesterone? I cannot remember what the nurse said. Do I take it tonight or tomorrow?
Call the office: Please call the doctor's office/nurse and ask for clarification. Do not take online advice for this as there are different ways of doing it. Good wishes. ...Read more
Usually vaginal: Altho you "could" do it either way. Best if you can ask your doctor what he/she wants! ...Read more
Talk to yor doctor: The physician who performed your IUI will make those recommendations and should be able to describe to you the risks, benefits, and side effects. ...Read more
I'm IUI on 4/1 tested positive on 4/14 had blood done the same day and the beta came back at a 22 progesterone 21.7, did I get tested too early?
No: Thirteen days after an timed IUI is reasonable, and both the HCG and the p4 are appropriate. ...Read more
Is it necessary/beneficial to take progesterone after my iui? Also, I take puregon & then ovidrel. Last cycle failed without taking progesterone.
I would listen: To your doctor. If you use it and it works, it may have worked anyway but you are spending money on this and if there is any chance it helps then use it if tolerated. ...Read more
My doctor put me on progesterone after my third IUI and now I'm five days late. Can it stop your per
I am taking susten200mg progesterone capsules. Did iui. Only if I stop that capsule will periods start or will it start after 14days ovulation?
I have done IUI 2days ago. My gyno advice to use CYCLOGEST (progesterone). (Progesterone). I want to know this one need to insert VAGINAL or RECTAL???
Either way.: HydieKuruw it can be used as a rectal suppository or vaginally. Talk and discuss with you doctor ...Read more
I had my IUI done on Aug 18.Negative Pregnency test on Sep 5.took progesterone till sep 8. No periods till now. Am I Pregnent?
Well: It depends on the dose; bleeding can occur, not as a result of ovulation but because of the hormone shots. In other words, bleeding is not always a result of ovulation. It would depend on the dose of Progesterone but likely low and not enough to inhibit ovulation. The essential hormone in contraception is progesterone, so is plan b, so dose is likely low. ...Read more
Is it safe to nurse my daughter while taking IUI medications (femara, progesterone, injectables)?
Nursing & hormones: An fat soluable compound can be transmitted through breast milk. If you are taking these medications I suggest that you switch to bottles. ...Read more
What can I do to increase my chance that my IUI will b successful? Taking clomid, (clomiphene) ovidrel and progesterone
14 day after IUI and taking progesterone blood work for preg was negative. Dr said I would get mense in a week if not I need blood work again. Why?
Had IUI with injectables 12 days ago, started progesterone pills Monday. Spotting yesterday and light flow today. Could this be implantation bleeding?
In theory: It could, but in fact its far more likely your period starting. A pregnancy test in the next day or two will confirm this one was or another, good luck! ...Read more
My period lasts 2 days max. I'm taking puregon then have iui. Would taking progesterone after IUI help especially because of my short period?
No: Progesterone may prolong the time until you get your period but not the duration and heaviness of your flow. The duration and heaviness is associated with many factors including the amount of estrogen your ovaries produced, the thickness of your endometrial lining, the rate of decline of Progesterone from your system and many other factors. ...Read more
I had an iui done a week ago, I've been lactating but I'm on estrogen and progesterone. I took a pregnancy test & it was negative. Could I be prego?
High hCG levels of 5482 &12100 w/ progesterone levels over 60; is that any indication of twins? Beta test were administered 3 wks after iui
May / may not: Molar transformation can do the same also. Talk to PMD. ...Read more
My hCG is good (6, 050 on w5d2 up from 109 on w3d6) but progesterone, which started at 24, is down to 13. Been on Crinone (progesterone gel) 8% since IUI. Time to worry?
Did IUI on 17th Sept. Trigger shot on 15th Sept. When can I test for pregnancy? Taking progesterone supplements daily.
2 weeks: And even then you have to remember that your trigger shot will cause you to have a pos preg test. You might need to have a quantitative HCG level and then recheck to look for a rising level. ...Read more
Today is my 12th day after IUI today I m feeling light blood spot and now I m taking progesterone 400 mg two pessaries a day I m also having pcos?
Do pregnancy test: You can do pregnancy test as early as today. Spotting is common even when pregnant. Good luck! ...Read more
TTC. Before our first iui we did a 250mcg hcg trigger shot on 5/22, then an iui on 5/24. hcg booster shot (250mcg) on 5/31 and using estrogen and progesterone now. I'm now 14 do from the iui and 7 do from hcg boosterToo soon for urine preg test?
Doctors instructions: It sounds like you are under the care of a good fertility specialist who is managing your treatment. Most likely they have given you instructions on when to follow up for testing. The best thing to do is to follow their advice. You can check a test at home any time you choose ...Read more