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Just Another Manic Monday

So I was starting to get a little worried. Today was the forth day since I stopped my bc pills and no AF. Being the worry wart that I am, I took a test. 263 more words

IVF #3 - Injection day 6, 5 measurables

Today I had my appointment at the Towson location. Usually Saturdays there consist of a long wait, but today was different. I ended up being a bit late but by the time I took out my Kindle and read a page or two, they called my name for blood work. 311 more words


Do Not Go Gentle into that Good Night

I had my first monitoring appointment today, exactly a week after my cycle almost fell apart. Monitoring is normally more frequent by now but because of the confusion with the birth control and my estrogen level, my schedule got bumped by 3 days. 1,476 more words

My Reaction to Fertility Meds

Gonal-f: Nasty tasting. I know it’s an injection, but I can taste it. Yuck.
Menopur: This stings by itself. If mixed with Gonal-f, it doesn’t sting as bad. 46 more words



Well, I am officially stimming. I am on day 3 of my meds, and so far the only one I am on is Menopur. I go back to the clinic on Thursday for my next blood work and ultrasound check and I am really hoping everything looks good. 1,094 more words

Injection Routine

I’m back to the same injection routine I had last time and it’s funny how you can pick right back up like you never missed a beat. 882 more words


Stims, Day 8

OK, gals, we can all breathe a sigh of relief: my eggs are still in there.  {Phew!}  None of them have jumped ship, managed to fall out, or vanished into thin air, in spite of my anxiety, worry, and injectable troubles!   162 more words