Friday, September 7, 2012

An Ultrasound with Dr. B

these pretty socks are from Her Royal Fabulousness :)

Baseline Day! 

Our appt. was at 7am! wayyy to early for us! :)
Loving these socks!
My beautiful ovaries cooperating so far!
We were given the go ahead to start 100mg of clomid tomorrow! 
I got my prescription for the trigger shot as well as the heparin injections 
Dr. B did my ultrasound today and I love him a little more each time! 
He said everything looks perfect and we are ready to go! 
We are starting with 100mg and if we find on CD12 that my 
follicles need a boost we will do a few days of 150mg of clomid 
Sooooo... Here we go! 

P.S. My Insurance does not cover patients listed as "Infertile" 
making my ultrasound today a golden one with a price tag of $200!
oh and the trigger? $275 (I will be shopping around for this one) 
Each ultrasound with the RE DR B...$200.00
Please baby Jesus let us get pregnant this month!!! 
{I feel horrible for all the ladies doing IUI/IVF with little to no insurance coverage!} 

19 comments:

  1. Love, love those socks!! Yeah for starting...thinking of you, crossing my fingers for you!!

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    1. Thank you!! I love them too! You should have seen them sparkling in the mood lighting :) Thanks for the well wishes!

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  2. Totally cute socks! I must look into getting some fun socks for myself for all my RE visits.

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    1. For sure! All girls need lucky socks! I got mine from a fertility sock exchange with some blog friends! If I see another one pop up I will let you know :)

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  3. Pretty pretty socks!! Great news today. Isn't the cost rediculous?! I don't even want to know what our running total is... Yikes yikes yikes. When it works it will be worth every pretty penny. We used a pharmacy in Ohio for buying our trigger shots... We used HCG. Is that what you are using? It ran about $50. I can get you the pharmacy if you want. Im hoping for a great month for you!!!

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    1. Thank you so much! I emailed you back for the info!! Thanks again!! and a big congrats on getting your induction date set!!

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    2. I didn't get your email...it may have gotten tossed in my junk folder and accidently deleted. When we did injections/IUI's we used Barron Pharmacy out of Cleveland for our trigger. Their number is 1.800.362.7939. We ordered 3 (?) from them and had a good experience. For our IVF meds we used Asend Specialty pharmacy out of Portland ME. Their number is 1.800.850.9122. We had a trigger shot as part of the meds from them so I know they stock them as well. Both have websites if you google them. I just looked at our paperwork from ascend and our trigger was $66. It was for a 10,000 unit dose-I think we ended up halving it and only using 5,000- but that gives you and idea on price. Asend is a much bigger company and I was also very pleased with them. Shipping etc was free for both. I hope this helps!! If you need more info let me know or email me at bootsiej_gurl@hotmail.com. I hope this helps!! It should save you a ton of money by the sound of it:)

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    3. I forgt I write-both are specialty pharmacies that focus on fertility meds.

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  4. Wishing you lots of luck this month!!!! FX FX

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  5. Tap those socks & tell that soon-to-be fertilized egg, "There's no place like home!" (Home in your uterus, of course.)

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  6. Praying so freaking hard for you two!!!!! You deserve this, and you guys look so stinking cute in your picture. Wishing you all the luck in the world ((hugs))

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  7. Adorable socks! I am praying for you =)

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  8. Sending you every single positive vibe I have! Good luck!

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  9. Ahhhh, I love your socks! Such a cute idea! I love your spirit, Alexis! Reading this made me get a huge rush of excitement and adrenaline for you both! This is going to be a wonderful month!!
    I am hoping and praying that September is the magical month!
    You are always in my prayers, gf!!
    Have a great and relaxing week!!
    I will be thinking about you xoxox
    Maria

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