Wednesday, January 4, 2012

Let the stimming begin!

I've decided that injections are like my annoying sidekick. I don't really want to deal with them, but I know I can't defeat infertility without them. Oh well. At least they're a familiar part of the journey by now. My baseline ultrasound went well this afternoon, so we're good to move forward with ovary stimulation. I started  with 300 IUs of Bravelle today (four vials). My dosage gets a little lower next week, but I'll be adding Menopur to my nightly cocktail at that point. I also found out that the oral pill I'm taking alongside my injections, Dexamethasone, is a steroid that will make me hungry on a regular basis and possibly give me insomnia. So if I turn into a fat zombie with the emotions of a psychotic cat this month, you'll know why. Consider yourself warned. ;)


  1. I am cheering you on over here!!!

  2. Wishing you the best!! Good luck this month.

  3. Bring it on!
    We're rooting for our baby Miller!!!!!

  4. lol what a picture! Gooooo team Miller :)

  5. Praying all these efforts product a precious bundle...

    Missed you tonight,
    <3 you, Momma