1748995 tn?1427338464
Acupuncture
I just want to know if anyone has tried acupuncture to help get a bfp when doing IUI??  Did it help?  Any information would be appreciated, thanks!!
Cancel
10 Answers
Page 1 of 1
134578 tn?1463413330
I did it with IVF and got pregnant.
Comment
Cancel
134578 tn?1463413330
Comment
Comment
Submit Comment
1203557 tn?1345857460
How early before your transfer did you start with the accupuncture?
Comment
Cancel
1203557 tn?1345857460
Comment
Comment
Submit Comment
1748995 tn?1427338464
How soon should I start?? Hubby & I are having our first meeting with an RE on the 26th & 27th..I am so nervous!! I am thinking our first shout at iui..if we can do IUI, will be in march..maybe, so when should I start?
Comment
Cancel
1748995 tn?1427338464
Comment
Comment
Submit Comment
982214 tn?1449518366
I didn't do acupuncture with IUI but I did with Ivf. I had a failed fresh cycle, 2 frozen transfers both ending in mc (one at 12 weeks one at 6 weeks) I then started to see a psychologist (to clear my head) and an accupuncturist about 2 months before my transfer (another fet) and got another bfp that resulted in my precious little miracle (who turned 7 months yesterday). I believed it made all the difference (if anything it was so relaxing)
Comment
Cancel
982214 tn?1449518366
Comment
Comment
Submit Comment
134578 tn?1463413330
Sorry, I didn't see your response.  2 months before transfer also.  But you don't have to wait so long, you could start as soon as you start with an RE.  It's all good.
Comment
Cancel
134578 tn?1463413330
Comment
Comment
Submit Comment
1748995 tn?1427338464
Thanks so much!!  
Comment
Cancel
1748995 tn?1427338464
Comment
Comment
Submit Comment
Avatar universal
I am going to do a few rounds of acupuncture before my IVF and I will do some acupuncture on the transfer day too.. it can only help, not hurt.
Comment
Cancel
Avatar universal
Comment
Comment
Submit Comment
Avatar universal
Hey there,

After 2 unsuccessful IVF my RE recommended me to do Acupuncture..It's been 2 months since I have started and believe me I feel the difference..I feel more energetic & relaxed..Hopefully I will start my 3rd IVF in Jan-Feb so, hoping it will work this time.. Good luck!!!  
Comment
Cancel
Avatar universal
Comment
Comment
Submit Comment
1748995 tn?1427338464
Thanks so much for all the great replies ladies, I really think I will look into it, I need all the help I can get..lol I hope my insurance will cover some of it.  Good luck to all still hoping for a BFP, and congrats to those who got theirs!
Comment
Cancel
1748995 tn?1427338464
Comment
Comment
Submit Comment
2015061 tn?1328478195
I've been doing acupuncture for a month now and had an IUI last week. The acupuncturist did recommend I do it twice a week before the IUI and at least for two weeks before I started the Chlomid. The acupuncture works on so many levels- it helps blood flow to the mid section and also clears the channels in the body to be more open to receiving the benefits of any medication. I don't know if it worked this round but I suggest acupuncture to everyone. It does amazing things for the body! I also read about studies that were done and it has been noted that women who did acupuncture and ivf had an increased percentage of pregnancy. Good Luck!!
Comment
Cancel
2015061 tn?1328478195
Comment
Comment
Submit Comment
Your Answer
1748995 tn?1427338464
Answer
Know how to answer? Tap here to leave your answer...
Answer
Submit Answer
A
A
Blank
Weight Tracker
Weight Tracker
Start Tracking Now
Fertility / Infertility / IVF Community Resources
Top Trying to Conceive Answerers
Avatar f tn
Blank
Blasian1121
961574 tn?1462909130
Blank
mhv
Lancaster, OH
Avatar f tn
Blank
jenniferand3
Avatar n tn
Blank
catwoman276
Avatar f tn
Blank
xeniamo
Poland
Avatar f tn
Blank
1andcounting