Pregnancy 35+ Community
BFP in shock
About This Community:

Our Pregnancy Support Forum is for women 35 years and older. This is where you can communicate with other women who share your interest in pregnancy and childbirth issues. This forum is not monitored by medical professionals.

Font Size:
A
A
A
Background:
Blank
Blank
Blank
Blank Blank

BFP in shock

I will turn 44 tomorrow, today I got a BFP. I am in complete shock. Melissa turned 1 year exactly a month ago. I called to schedule an appointment and begin the meds given my age and heath history of recurrent miscarriages and MTHFR I have a long road ahead of me. I am hopeful and pray that it all works out but a little part of me just can't get excited. Wish me luck.
Related Discussions
11 Comments Post a Comment
Blank
1806883_tn?1407811249
oh  I know that feeling, I cant get excited until the 12 wk n/t scan is over and done with, on the other had congratulations and well done!!!! hope its a healthy sticky bean :)
Blank
Avatar_f_tn
Congratulations! Best wishes for you and your baby!
Blank
377493_tn?1356505749
I too understand that feeling.  I always refer to it as being cautiously optimistic.  Congratulations to you, and wishing you a healthy and happy 9 months.  Don't forget to keep us updated!
Blank
938718_tn?1323787114
Congratulations!  You might want to ask your doc about progrestersone.  It's protocol here for older women to take suppositories for the first 12 weeks.
Blank
Avatar_f_tn
Congrats on your Pregnancy. WOO HOO.
I just wanted to add that I also have 2 mutations of MTHFR c677t & Also PAI-1  I had gone to a Perintolgist who advised me STRONGLY not to take lovenox for this situation.  I stopped it at 10 weeks because I had been on it already.  I am about to deliver my twins on friday 10/28.  Good Luck to you!!
Blank
590782_tn?1351708124
Hi Ladies,
Thank you!
I went to the RE yesterday for bw beta is 30,167 and progesterone 17, they like the progesterone to be at 25 so I am on the shots. I am also taking baby aspirin and rx folic acid. I go tomorrow morning for us and hopefully see a heart beat. Praying for a good outcome.
Blank
296076_tn?1371338074
usually don't see a hb until 1000 beta so don't be disappointed your numbers are good
Blank
590782_tn?1351708124
Hi Ladies,

We had our appointment this morning with the RE. US showed a stong heartbeat and I am measuring 7.4 weeks prengnat CRL is 13.5mm. I know this is only the beginning but seeing that heartbeat takes some of the stress away. I am still getting my shot of progesterone every morning and all of the other meds. Next appointment will be nest Tuesday 11/8/2011.
Blank
1804812_tn?1329681157
I am so happy for you!!!!
Blank
377493_tn?1356505749
Fabulous news!!  So glad to hear all is well.  And I agree, seeing that heartbeat is a pretty big deal.  I can't wait to read the rest of your happy updates! (you have to promise to keep us updated...I just love the happy stories)
Blank
Avatar_f_tn
Congratulations!! :)
Blank
Post a Comment
To
Blank
Weight Tracker
Weight Tracker
Start Tracking Now
Pregnancy 35+ Community Resources
RSS Expert Activity
242532_tn?1269553979
Blank
The 3 Essentials to Ending Emotiona...
Sep 18 by Roger Gould, M.D.Blank
242532_tn?1269553979
Blank
Control Emotional Eating with this ...
Sep 04 by Roger Gould, M.D.Blank
242532_tn?1269553979
Blank
Emotional Eating Control: How to St...
Aug 28 by Roger Gould, M.D.Blank
Top Pregnancy Answerers
7381903_tn?1391468488
Blank
bumpinbaby1995
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
Novembermommy1104
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
libellula
1194973_tn?1385507504
Blank
Clysta
Dayton, OH
6628393_tn?1398792876
Blank
kennimae
7174950_tn?1406664709
Blank
tishaxx