As expected, the phantom pangs were just that. Phantom. So, we're starting our first round of IUI. Am I prepared? I think so...
Follicular Stimulation with Serophene - Check!
Started last night on cycle day 3.
Ultrasound scheduled - Check!
It will happen on cycle day 9 (Good Friday) since my last cycle only lasted 23 days, and the originally recommended day 12 may be too late.
Trigger shot - Check!
In my fridge, waiting for it's moment of glory.
Now it's just my wackadoodle self and Mr. Peapod, hoping we make it through the 5 days of Serophene in one piece. He's being extra nice to me, and I'm trying not to be too much of a freak.
Dr. S recommended taking it at night to help stave off the mood swings and hot flashes. *Fingers crossed* that I can make it through the week without losing my mind. I get whacked out on just plain birth control... so I'm hoping this is less bad than I'm imagining it will be.
I recently read a quote that gave me pause. It came from the stoic text The Meditations by Marcus Aurelius. One translation of the 167 AD text went: If th...
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