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I'm Baaa-aaack (kind of)

Hello all of you beautiful ladies!! I'm sorry I haven't been on here in a couple of days, but by the time I would get home from the hospital, I was just too pooped to do anything.

So, DH is back home! They finally discharged him yesterday evening. I am so happy that he is back. He had a staph infection which was causing most of his problems. He is in the middle of a pretty significant flare, but he is now symptom free of that. He has an appointment tomorrow with his GI and we will go from there. He is on about four different antibiotics right now to kick the staph completely out.

My OB called yesterday and wants me to stay on the 50mg of clomid and see if my levels go up. If not, then my third cycle if I'm not pregnant, she will stay at the 50 and add a progesterone supplement as well. She really doesn't want to up my dosage of clomid to 100 since my ovaries responded so well to the 50... she just wants to see my progesterone up above a 20. DH and I will be TTA next cycle if I get a BFN this cycle (testing on Sunday!) and OB said that she is okay with me taking a break on the clomid next month as well. I just don't see the point in putting my ovaries through that if we are TTA.

So, with that, I will probably be taking  a temporary bump break. I will still be lurking... but I just need to really hit my diet and exercise hard and make sure DH is 100% healthy for when we start TTC again. 

I just want to thank all of you for all of your T&Ps during this time. It's been stressful, but we pulled through and it would not have been nearly as easy without all the support we had from so many people. Thank you so much!!!

Re: I'm Baaa-aaack (kind of)

  • I am so happy to hear so much good news! Congrats sweetie! Tell D to keep strong.
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  • Best wishes for you and your hub.  Hope he is feeling better soon and that your month of TTA goes quickly!
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  • I'm so happy that your DH is home form the hospital and on the mend!


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  • So glad everything is okay. I know your DH is so glad to be home. It's nice to know you have a plan if this cycle doesn't work out. Take care of yourself!
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  • Glad you and your DH are doing better. ((hugs)) Missed you!

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  • I'm so glad to hear that your DH is doing better! Enjoy taking your mind off TTC for a while and focusing on you. I'm sure it will be refreshing.  We'll be here with bells on when you come back Smile
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  • I'm glad that your DH is at home and on the mend.  FX crossed for you that this is your cycle.  If not, I hope that your TTA month goes quickly.  (((HUGS)))
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  • Glad to hear your DH is doing well!  And GL to you- although it sounds like you have a really solid plan.
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    BFP #2 8/8/11, EDD 4/26/12 M/C at 6wks- 8/20/11*
    BFP #3 11/15/11, EDD 8/25/12 M/C at 4wks- 12/17/11*
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  • I'm glad your DH is on the mend. Good luck with your diet/exercise routine! 
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  • Happy to hear DH is on the road to recovery, and hopefully you're on the road to a BFP!
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  • Glad everything worked out for you!  Hopefully you can head to PgAL instead of coming back here in month!
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  • So glad to hear DH is home and doing much better.

    Good luck Sunday. If it doesn't happen take time for you and DH during your month of TTA.


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  • That's great! I am so glad your DH is on the mend. I have everything crossed for you!
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  • Glad dh is home and hope he is feeling better soon.


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  • So glad that he got discharged!  Staph is scary, so I'm glad he's starting to feel better. 

    Many more T&P's to you and your DH!

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    BFP #2 8/9/11 EDD 4/18/12 ectopic pregnancy (methotrexate) 8/24/11 ruptured tube and removal 8/29/11

    BFP #3 3/9/12 EDD 11/19/12 Logan born 11/18/12

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