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A little check in :o)

Postby 5thtymachrm » Sun Sep 05, 2004 07:44 pm

by 5thtymachrm (909 Posts), Sun Sep 05, 2004 07:44 pm

Hi girls..

thought I would check in here. Don't think I've been in here in about 2 wks- had to take a little break if ya kwim?[^]

I am on day43- still bleeding[:(]still cramping,bloating, and ickiness[:(][:(] My gyn put me on aygestin(norethindrone 5mg)-I started on friday on some fairly high doses-4x a day for 4day,then 3x a day x4days, then 2x a day x14days[;)]very tricky directions! I am supposed to stop bleeding by tomorrow and haven't yet, just praying that it stops tomorrow. She said to call in on tuesday if it hasn't. Have no clue what she'll do if it doesn't, maybe a different med or stronger?

has anyone else been on aygestin? it has sent my bp and pulse way up and i feel like i have the flu[xx(]with all the body aches,exhaustion and feeling cold nonstop. I couldn't find these side affects on the medicine instructions so just wondering if anyone else had this issue.

I am just dying to get all this bleeding over with! I want to get started on a new cycle. Which is what this medicine is supposed to do. My last hcg was 38[:D], that was last monday.

Any thoughts would be appreciated[:X][:I][;)]

Elizabeth

Indigo E. 11/20/03 csec,PE,IUGR,chronic HBP,hypothyroid,asthma,hyperemesis,33wks on BR. 5 m/c's
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Re : A little check in :o)

Postby jenndola » Sun Sep 05, 2004 09:09 pm

by jenndola (1850 Posts), Sun Sep 05, 2004 09:09 pm

No thoughts on the norethindrone...just some big *HUGS* and prayers that your bleeding will stop soon.

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Re : A little check in :o)

Postby tracey » Mon Sep 06, 2004 06:10 am

by tracey (919 Posts), Mon Sep 06, 2004 06:10 am

Sorry, Elizabeth -- no thoughts on the meds from me either.
Just wanted to give you some big hugs and say I am glad things are at least on their way to getting better for you.


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Re : A little check in :o)

Postby mada » Mon Sep 06, 2004 06:55 am

by mada (4081 Posts), Mon Sep 06, 2004 06:55 am

I am not sure about that med either, but I wanted to say, hooray on the lower hcg #!! That's great and I hope the bleedin goes away!!!

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Re : A little check in :o)

Postby alimarie » Mon Sep 06, 2004 08:19 am

by alimarie (530 Posts), Mon Sep 06, 2004 08:19 am

elizabeth,

i hope this ends for you soonn. you have been put through the ringer. i am sorry. hang in there! i hope your bleeding stops tomorrow as well or today even! let us know how you are!

AliMarie---mommy to Madalyn Anne-born at 35 wks due to severe pe (9/18/2001 4lbs. 14oz.)

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Re : A little check in :o)

Postby 5thtymachrm » Mon Sep 06, 2004 10:13 am

by 5thtymachrm (909 Posts), Mon Sep 06, 2004 10:13 am

Thanks for the hugs :o) I think things are getting better, much less spotting today :o)

Elizabeth

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Re : A little check in :o)

Postby julie f » Mon Sep 06, 2004 12:12 am

by julie f (7993 Posts), Mon Sep 06, 2004 12:12 am

Elizabeth, I'm so glad there is less spotting today, I pray that this medicine does the trick and you can move on to the next cycle. I'm sorry for what a rough road this has been.

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Re : A little check in :o)

Postby ann marie » Mon Sep 06, 2004 05:08 pm

by ann marie (1034 Posts), Mon Sep 06, 2004 05:08 pm

Hey Elizabeth,

Glad to hear from you...sorry you're still struggling with the bleeding. Yuck!! Hugs your way,

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Re : A little check in :o)

Postby april » Mon Sep 06, 2004 08:13 pm

by april (477 Posts), Mon Sep 06, 2004 08:13 pm

Elizabeth,

I'm sorry that you haven't been feeling well lately. But, I'm glad that things are getting alittle bit better.[;)]

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Re : A little check in :o)

Postby for faith » Tue Sep 07, 2004 09:43 am

by for faith (1749 Posts), Tue Sep 07, 2004 09:43 am

Hope things are even better today. HUGS, hope this is the beginning of feeling lots better.

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