Monday, April 27, 2009

Lupron - Day 1

Oh here are the pictures of my med's that were delivered on Saturday for my first IVF round. I figured it seems like a ritual for everyone to post their med's picture when they arrive so here are mine..not too bad ha?


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I take the gauze out, the alcohol sheets and the Lupron..I open the Lupron and look at it..maybe I didn't double check things correctly? Its only one vial of solution? But, I see I'm taking only 10ml..but still looks fishy... I read the directions a few times to make sure that I am doing it right...wouldn't want to mess this up!

Seems pretty easy - I'm no stranger to mixing my own cocktails! I mix it, get the gauze ready and wipe the alcohol pad on my thigh and squeeze...SOMETHING MUST BE WRONG - it didn't hurt and was wayyyy to easy...Is it because its not like there is a lot of solution in there? I don't know...seemed way to simple..BUT, the solution was in there and I followed the directions..so Ill TAKE IT!

First day of Lupron done..The count down now begins...

8 comments:

  1. YEAH! Exciting stuff! ( who thought we'd ever be excited about giving ourselves shots :) The joys of becoming a mother right :)

    Thinking of you :)

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  2. Yeah for your meds. I am glad you have such a high pain tolerance. That will come in handy for when your in labor ;) Whoohoo!

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  3. See? You can totally do this. If I can do it anyone can. The PIO shots are bad tho. Do you have to do those? I'm excited for you!!!

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  4. I just found your blog. I'm so excited for you. We are doing our first IVF, too, and we're just one day behind you. I'll be rooting for you!!!
    ~C

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  5. Im responding to your comment on my blog...no, Indiana does not have mandated coverage for IVF. It would be nice though. Illinois apparantly does...maybe we should just jump the border for a little while?? :) It's a thought...lol

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  6. Happy you got your meds. this month clomid next month i'm there with you no ivf? baby dust to all of us
    Ebony

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  7. Hi Melissa,

    I am from Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Just surfing the internet trying to decide if I should proceed with yet another IUI or take that giant leap into the IVF world. Your story was exactly what I needed (it also helped that we have practically the identical fertility history). Reading your blog has inspired me. I now know what I need to do. THANKS!!

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