TTC after 35

ivf / injectible iui question

Hi ladies For any of you who have done either of these 2 you begin taking the birth control pills (or however they're prescribed) on cd1 or can it happen at any point in your cycle? tia!
Baby Birthday Ticker Ticker Image and video hosting by TinyPic] Image and video hosting by TinyPic

Re: ivf / injectible iui question

  • With IVF it depends on the protocol, some do not even have birth control pills.  It also depends on your CD 3 bloodwork for IVF as well.  Some RE's even use bcp to have a bunch of cycle at once or at certain times.  So it can really va
    DH: 32 dx Azoospermia due to CBAVD from CF  
    ME: 37 DOR and poor AMH/FSH
    IVF/ICSI/PESA #1 Beta 1 373 Beta 2 1783 TWINS!! Born April 2010!!
    Natural FET 5/26/12 2 blasts :) :) Beta 1 207 Beta 2 513 Beta 3 1377 U/S 6/28 Pregnancy not viable d & c scheduled :( 
    IVF/ICSI/PESA #2 ER 11/15/12 Nothing to transfer :( 
    IVF/ICSI #3 April 2013 MDLF 3dt of 3 embryos, chemical :(  
    IVF #4/ICSI/PESA/AH EPP July or August 2014???? adding DHEA and CoQ10 for Embryo Quality
  • I'm doing an IUI this month with injectables, no BCPs mentioned or being taken.

    Lilypie First Birthday tickers Lilypie Kids Birthday tickers
  • I never used bcp for iui. My RE uses bcps to "quite the ovaries" before you start injections for ivf, but it depends on your ivf protocol.
    41.5 yrs old/Husband 49.2 (no mfi). 01/2011 natural BFP- 02/24/2011 natural miscarriage at 8w0d. 01/2012 1cm polyp inside my uterus removed during Hysteroscopy. 02/2012 Unmedicated IUI #1 BFP, 04/2012 Baby stopped growing D&C at 8w2d. Blood Chromosome Analysis for me and DH-normal. MTHFR (positive for one copy C677T-heterozygous). PAI-1 (positive for one copy 4G Varient-heterozygous). Positive ANA 1:80. Taking Citra Natal plus DHA, Metanx, Synthyroid (for subclinical hypothyroid), CoQ10, Vit D and Daily Baby Aspirin. 07/2012 AMH 1.8, FSH 7, AFC 16ish. 08/2012 Mini-Lap MYOMECTOMY to remove 3 intramural fibroids. 10/2012 IUI #2 (no meds except trigger) BFN. 11/2012 IUI #3 Gonal F, trigger, endometrin. BFN. 12/2012 IUI #4 Gonal F, trigger, endometrin. BFN. 01-02/2013 IVF #1 MDL protocol (20mdl, 450 follistim, 150 menopur). PGS results=6 genetically abnormal. IVF #2 March 2013 Praying for a miracle. Lilypie Assisted Conception tickers
  • image PPL2011:
    . My RE uses bcps to "quite the ovaries" before you start injections 

    HA that is exact

    My Ovulation Chart

    Me: 41 DH: 46. We are TTC our 1st, started July '11,
    3 cycles clomid with Ob,
    1 cycle Tamoxifen with Ob,
    Diagnosed PCOS 11/5/12
    clomid, trigger & timed bd 12/12 BFN
    1st clomid IUI 1/4/13 BFN.
    2nd clomid IUI 2/13 cancelled didn't respond to clomid.
    3/15/13 scheduled laparoscopy & on bcp.

    May 10 IUI from injectibles - BFN 

    May 22 done with interventions it will either happen or it won't. 

    February 2014 No longer actively trying, but not preventing. 


Sign In or Register to comment.
Choose Another Board
Search Boards