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hope this clears up some things....

Q: Why ORM and why Dr. Schmidt?

A: First, in Ohio, it’s the largest provider of these services. Their treatments, outcomes and care are unlike any other in the state. Therefore, this is the place to be. This is what they do and they will give me the end result that we are striving for.

A2: Dr. Schmidt has been THE doctor for several friends, I was referred by my OB to him and he has a great success rate.



Q: Have I heard of pre-seed?

A: Yes, I have. I just didn’t know enough about it to try it. However knowing what I know now, I’m going to stick with the Robitussin for (at least) two cycles and from there I’ll look more into the pre-seed product.



Q: Did I miss my last cycle?

A: No. It came. She was here, I just forgot to update my journey on the right as well as my post about her. That bitch just doesn’t know when to quit.



Q: What does the Robitussin do for your cervix mucus exactly?

A: As my friend put it, it’s like your cervix mucus has a cough and we need to medicate it so that it’s a little less congested. It will break it down with that it will help the swimmers get through, rather than staying thick and slowing dh’s swimmers down so much so that they could come to a halt.



Q: What’s the dosage?

A: On baby hopes they suggested that you start taking it 6 days prior to your ovulation, including the day that you ovulate. They said to take two (2) teaspoons of Robitussin or a knock off that contains guiafensin three times daily. This is what I have been doing and I’m very hopeful that our end result if much brighter this time around.



Q: Will I be going back to ORM for the ultra sound?

A: Again, I’m hopeful that the Robitussin on its own will do the trick this month. If not, I’m going to do one more month at home with the Robitussin dosage. From there, if we don’t have success which we are hoping is very unlikely… we’ll go back to ORM for the two blood tests and the ultrasound to see what the cervix mucus is doing exactly. The next two cycles I’m just taking Robitussin and praying, a lot.




If this doesn't help, please ask away and I'll do my best to answer your questions/concerns.




Comments

I hope, hope, hope this is your month!
TLC said…
best of luck! :)

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