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Old 06-02-12, 10:46 PM
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Hello ladies,
I just had my first cycle of treatment. The doctor started me on Letrozole (lke Clomid) days 5,6,7,8,9 2.5mg. I didnt respond to tha,t so had to take it again 5.0mg days 16,17,18,19, 20 (stair-stepping). Then, I went in for an ultrasound and they gave me a trigger shot on cd 23. They told me to come in 16 days if I dont get my period. My question is why are they not having me come in sooner to check my progesterone level. My luteal phase is about 12 days, and I fear my progesterone may be too low. Thank you very much for all your help.
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Old 06-04-12, 09:43 AM
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to TBC! If you'd like your progesterone checked, call and asked your OB to check it. Mine was always open to my questions and worries.

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Your doctor probably won't check progesterone unless you show clear signs that it is a problem.
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I'll agree, if you want it checked, or are worried at all, just have your RE check it. That's their job!

Best of luck.
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