I got my preliminary “instructions” via email yesterday – I’d be lying if I said it wasn’t a little overwhelming. And this is the easy part! A physical calendar is in the mail. I picked up my BCP this morning and popped the first one – now I can start tackling this list one day at a time.
6/22/17 – first day of last menstrual period
6/23/17 – start birth control pills; Take 1 pill daily, active pills only same time everyday
7/5/17 – last birth control pills. Spotting and light bleeding is normal after stopping last pill
7/8/17 – RESTART birth control pills; Take 1 pill daily, active pills only same time everyday
7/13/17 – Injection class and consent signing for you and your partner in a group with a nurse at 9:00am
7/20/17 – blood test before 8:30am in Lab THEN ultrasound at IVF Clinic
7/20/17 – last birth control pills. Spotting and light bleeding is normal after stopping last pill
7/23/17 – Start Follistim and Menopur injections to be taken everyday AND couple to take Azithromycin 1000mg after dinner
7/26/17 – Last day of Exercise and/or Intercourse/Sex.
7/27/17 – blood test before 8:30am in Lab THEN ultrasound in IVF Clinic (present your venture card to the receptionist). Bring your Ganirelix on this appointment.