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  1. Another IF story
    ... imaginable. We did out first IUI with clomid and menopur in May 2006-BFN. Our journey was postponed because...

  2. Our IF roller coaster
    ... Medications tried: Lupron, Gonal F, Follistim, Menopur , Repronex, Clomid, and Femara. Surgeries: 2 Laparoscopie...

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  1. HELP 2nd IVF Cycle Cancelled
    ... cancelled after 11/2 week of stimulation with Lupron/ Menopur and Puregon. My Estrogen levels were to low and I ... IVF), 10 days of invections twice a day with Lupron, Menopur and Puregon. This time I had to give myself the injections...

  2. Is there anyone else like me??? Feeling hopeless...
    ... with the bloodwork results. I am on Follistim and Menopur . They said if my estrogen is falling they may cancel...
    ... meds as the first go around so I was really baffled, Menopur and Bravelle. My RE increased the dosage and everything...
    ... almost at risk for hyperstimming. This time, they did menopur which basically did nothing for me. When my RE wanted ... I insisted we continue so we tried follistim and menopur together and I got results but stimmed a LONG time...
    ... almost at risk for hyperstimming. This time, they did menopur which basically did nothing for me. When my RE wanted ... I insisted we continue so we tried follistim and menopur together and I got results but stimmed a LONG time...

  3. Hello - new here!
    ... am going to be getting 300iu follistim and 4 vials menopur daily - which is a heck of alot. He is trying to...

  4. About to start 1st cycle of ICSI
    ... i had synarel 2x daily from 22 nov to 7 jan i had menopur injections 27/28/29/30/31st dec then on the 31st dec ... looking for about 2000 so i had to continue synarel and menopur injections 2x daily and go back on 4/1 for more bloods ... so i again continued with the synarel and increased menopur injections to 3x daily and went for scan on 7th when ... follicles that was my last day on the synarel and menopur that night at midnight 2 days before E/C i had to...

  5. September 2008 Cycles
    ... day, 2 of lupron, 300 units of Follistim and 150 of menopur . Anyone else been on something similar?...

  6. Aug-Sept 2008 cyclers - Part II
    ... re done stimming. I'll still be doing 75 units of Menopur , but I'll be going down to 75 units of Gonal. It...
    ... but it's on it's way out...so it's not that bad. Menopur went well this morning, Gonal tonight! I have BW...

  7. Extremely Anxious to get pregnant-PCOS and thyroid issue
    ... taking Metmorfin thrice a day 850 MG and Levothroxine. Menopur injections thank god got me 8 follicles. I have been...

  8. lupron and bravelle 150 Injectables
    ... out to be. I was on Follistim (same as Gonal-F) and Menopur , when it was cancelled due to low response they put ... me on all Menopur day and evening. Its weird how many different drugs...

  9. August/September 2008 Cyclers
    ... Even with a much bigger dose last night (from 4 to 6 menopur ) my follies hardly grew and the nurse said it would...
    ... It seems as though my follicles have stalled on the menopur . They gave me follistim to take home and I'll find...
    ... turned out so frustrating. I saw that you were doing 6 Menopur at a time, wow, you are one strong woman to take so...

  10. Anyone else stimming for IVF? Cycle Buddy needed!
    ... antagonist protocol with 225 Follistim and 150 of Menopur daily for now. I am 38, I know i should have started...
    ... moon!! CONGRATULATIONS!!!:)bouncing: Natty, I'm on 3 menopur s (I don't know how much is in each vial?!?:)) and ... I've never been on either...well actually I took menopur once with my 2nd cycle but mostly was on follistim...
    ... you know how my test results go on Wed. I am on 2 menopur , there are 75 units in each vial that I have. Its...
    ... first round. I am switching to an IUI and staying on Menopur for another 3 days....
    ... was on 225ius then 300ius of Folistim and 2 vials of Menopur up until they cancelled it. What stim day are you...

  11. July-August 2008 Cycles Cont.
    ... bloodwork this morning and if all goes well will begin menopur and bravelle shots on Sunday. It looks like retrieval...
    ... your appt today. How exciting you will be starting menopur and bravelle. Amy333 - Thanks for your kind words...
    ... trying to soak all of this in. I started bravelle and menopur for stimmulation on July 13th. I had an u/s on Friday...
    ... decreasing my bravelle to 5 vials instead of 6 and keeping menopur at 2. I hope everyone is having a good week!...

  12. July-August Cycles
    ... cycle to move forward. I know that I will be taking menopur and bravelle as the stimulating drugs and my house...

  13. success rate for first cycle Iui's?
    ... working this time round so I have just been given menopur 75iu to start injecting on my next period... Fingers...

  14. May/June Cycles
    ... m still on 5 of Lupron in the morning and 75 IU of Menopur . Tonight I'll start my 100 IU of Gonal F. We're...

  15. May/June Cycles
    ... first IVF, except for the outcome :). Follistim and menopur (ouch). Accupuncture is treating me well, I guess...

  16. Kari's cycle
    ... repronex (which contains LH... I think it's similar to menopur ) and pure FSH (follistim / gonal-F). Well since I...
    ... w/ your plan regarding the embyos. I didn't use menopur w/ my first cycle & out of the 26 eggs, only 13 were ... only 4 fertilized & 1 didn't look good. I DID use menopur my second cycle & out of the 9 eggs, 6 were mature...

  17. I'm back for IVF Round 3!
    ... me. Then I got a call from the nurse to double my menopur dosage so now i'm freaking out that something is really ... morning, so we'll see!! I have a question...does menopur help with the quality of follicles or the quantity...
    ... body is definitely not failing you. I'm pretty sure menopur is to help w/ the quality, not quantity, of the follies...
    ... Hi Bees, I did the Lupron/ Menopur combo too. I was under the impression that Menopur...
    ... that are there just at a smaller size. As for the menopur , I think the answer is that it takes care of both ... complete ommission of repronex (which is very similar to menopur in that they both contain LH). But the reason he ... protocol. So I definitely get the impression that the menopur will take care of quality and quantity... I guess...
    ... positive. My dosage of Follistim was 225 tonight and Menopur was ALOT...they had me do 4 vials! I did the Antagon...

  18. April/May Cycles Part II
    ... and we are not changing anything. Same Follistim and menopur , and start with the same dosage. Love you all,...
    ... still pretty conservative, I will be on 200 + 75 of Menopur . Thats what I had the first time also. Good Luck tomorrow...

  19. Increased my meds!
    ... Hi Vira, I took bravelle with menopur and my dose was adjusted near the beginning too. ...

  20. March/April Cycles
    ... Lupron of course was a piece of cake. I also had my Menopur this morning. I had some difficulty because I was ... big fat zero today. As I said above, I'll be doing Menopur (75 units) and they decided to be safe and keep me...
    ... cycle I did repronex which I think is very similar to menopur . Do you do the injections in your thigh, bum or tummy...

  21. PCOS and IVF
    ... the new protocol ??Anyone with pcos problem using Menopur ??...
    ... Is there anyone with pcos problem using Menopur injection??...
    ... but I do have polycystic ovaries, and I am using menopur . Don't know if that's what you're looking for or...

  22. Holly's cycle part 2
    ... all, I haven't even felt most of them go in. The menopur & bravelle sting a little when I'm injecting, but...

  23. I was doing so well!
    ... not using Repronex with my Gonal F, but I am using Menopur . I hope it's better than what you encountered...I...

  24. Holly's IVF cycle
    ... instruction video just to freshen up on how to mix the menopur for the following day. I'll be sure to let you know...
    ... doing 2 vials of bravelle in the morning, 1 vial of menopur in the evening, & 25 units of follistim in the evening...

  25. Worst possible start
    ... down reg injections and my FSH's (I have suprecur and menopur ). I had my first scan and everthing was good to go...

  26. Things are really moving!!
    ... time around. Last time I was on lupron, follistim, & menopur . This time they are adding bravelle. I think it...

  27. starting iui treatment this month guys
    ... and have to have a scan on day 5 then will have the menopur injection on days 5-7 9 of the cycle then a scan on ... injection of hcg will be given or whether any further menopur is necessary and then iui treatment likely on day...
    ... Hi Linda & welcome to the boards. :) I took Menopur before. I used it for an IVF cycle, and they try...

  28. Our Story...from DH. First post on board...long (sorry).
    ... Thanksgiving we started our IVF cycle with the Folistim, Menopur & women's viagara. This led up to the Dec. 7th egg...

  29. IVF Questions-1st cycle
    ... Hi, I am currently taking Lupron, Follistem, and Menopur for my IVF cycle, have been taking all 3 meds since...

  30. Mady
    ... just for blood work. I have a hard time with the Menopur shot, that really hurts. Are you having that? Baby...
    ... about the Repronex being a pain, its probably like Menopur what I'm doing, and that one hurts. Well, soon we...
    ... you can call it ;) ) injection out of the bunch. Menopur was my least favorite. That one stung and left bruises...
    ... Holly, definitely Menopur is the worst. My favorite now is the Lupron. I just...

  31. Sept/Oct IVF
    ... Ouch, Menopur hurts. Just needed to let that out. Amy, thanks...
    ... Mady, menopur was my least favorite too. It stings! I never got...
    ... to 200 /day, thats Follistim, and have also 75 of Menopur . I hope I dont get OHSS now. I worry so much, you ... Lupron there and it wasnt that bad. Im afraid in doing menopur or others in there, cuz its so much more liquid and...
    ... Amelu, how is the Lupron going? Now that we started menopur and other shots I find Lupron to be the easiest, has ... doing them all by yourself, you are so brave. That Menopur is just horrible. Today DH did it faster, but it still...
    ... I never used repronex, but I did do follistim and menopur (I am guessing the menopur and repronex do about the ... same thing...). The menopur was my least favorite shot as it burned and left bruises...
    ... Im doing Menopur 75 in the morning and 200 follistim in the evening...
    ... sure about the repronex either. I used follistim and menopur for my last cycle, and I think I will be doing the...

  32. New to this message board
    ... Cycst resolved in August. I did Follistim 100 IU and Menopur 75 units for 7 days which produced an estradiol level...

  33. August IVF
    ... stimming on Saturday with 225 units Bravelle, 150 unit menopur , and continue with 10 units of Lupron. I go in for...
    ... reducing my Gonal-F from 300 units to 150 and adding Menopur tonight! I'm still kind of bleeding (menstraul cycle...
    ... OUCH!!! Menopur needles SUCK! Just needed to get that off my chest...
    ... Ha ha! Jill, I agree!! I used menopur , follistim, and lupron for my IVF cycle - the menopur...
    ... is someone else that agrees w/me when it comes to Menopur . OUCH! But again it is worth getting a BFP. The...
    ... . They want me to do my last round of Gonal-F and Menopur and I started my antibiodics. I have an u/s tomorrow...
    ... dosage, I had 225 units of Bravelle and 150 units of Menopur . I hope this one works for you, just stay positive...
    ... period and schedule U/S. I will be on Follistim and Menopur for stimulation. Don't have the calendar of events...

  34. Deciding to jump back in
    ... the first time putting me on low dose of clomid and Menopur . I'm on CD 8 now and can't wait for AF to come...

  35. Sick to My Tummy....
    ... and Folic Acid. 8/16 I take same as above and add Menopur . Anyone else take these medications? How did you feel...
    ... lupron. I also took follistim, no effects. Started menopur today, no effect except that the needle and the injection...
    ... do just fine! :) I used bcp, lupron, follistim, menopur , and prometrium for my IVF cycle. I was very surprised...

  36. Iui???
    ... may vary) you also start having FSH injections (eg. Menopur ). When you have the first u/s they will probably take...

  37. Does Clomid alter the day you ovulate if you were already regular?
    ... your question. I am having IUIs but use Suprefact and Menopur (this might be a clomid equivalent). Can they not...

  38. New to IVF!
    ... question about Gonal F because I used Follistim and Menopur on my IVF cycle. But I can definitely relate to the...

  39. Just when I thought...
    ... is effective. Started on 225 iu gonal f and 225 iu menopur today....guess we will see! Bring on the bruises...
    ... bruising shots). Dr. suggested I continue Gonal F and Menopur and recheck E2 today (Friday). I did just that, and...
    ... down on the injections...from 225 iu gonal f and 225 menopur to 75 iu of each. WOW!! Keep me in your prayers...

  40. June 2007 - June 2008
    ... alittle high but ok. May 06 first and only IUI with menopur (ovaries didn't react as well as RE thought. Wanted...

  41. IUI setback - bleeding on day 10. Anyone else had this?
    ... inject 'Suprefact' from around CD3, then Suprefact and ' Menopur ' from day CD7, with the scan around CD 10/11/12. I...
    ... freak of nature or strange reaction to suprefact/ menopur (but strange it didn't happen with first 2 IUIs)....

  42. Injections
    ... Injections can get pretty pricey. I did Follistim and Menopur for my IVF cycle, and my cost (w/o insurance) came...

  43. Summer IVF Girls
    ... with a shot of follistim in the morning and a shot of menopur with a second shot of follistim in the evening (4...
    ... never bruised from a follistim inj like I did w/ the menopur . It looks tricky, but if you follow the video the...
    ... should reduce follistim from 225 to 150 and take one menopur . Wow that menopur is a witch, it hurt so much that ... poping. One quick question for those who used the menopur , which needle is the best? the tiny one, the middle...
    ... Lovely, I used menopur , and it was my least favorite as well. It made me...
    ... life with this IF battle scar. I am not on the menopur yet, that will start next Saturday but I mix it with...
    ... a staples pen lol. Yesterday when I was giving the menopur , the hardest part was depressing the plunger, I had...
    ... Hi CBB, I start Lupron Sat, 8/14 I start Gonal-F, Menopur starts 8/16. If all is well ER is 8/25 or 8/26. Does...
    ... stims on Saturday (225 units of Bravelle, 150 units Menopur , and dropped down to 10 units Lupron). The Bravelle...

  44. FSH injections ... do they hurt?
    ... first IVF cycle, and I am using lupron, follistim, and menopur . The drugs can sting a little as they are being injected...

  45. worried about ohss
    ... dr. said high levels in result ,had to half dose of menopur and i am feeling extremelY bloated and know this is...

  46. First Time IVF
    ... wondering if any of your had been on Follistim along with Menopur . I am not too excited about taking three shots in ... recieved my protocol it was the first time I heard of Menopur . Just wanted some feedback on it. Thanks!!...
    ... my first IVF, and I am using lupron, follistim, and menopur too! I started my lupron injections already and will...
    ... Welcome J ! I have taken Menopur before once it helps in stimmulating the ovaries....

  47. Another Injection Question
    ... for me. I used lupron (for one cycle), Gonal-F and Menopur . The lupron didn't sting at all. The Gonal-F ... and Menopur really did burn. I know this sounds ridiculous -...
    ... lupron in the side of my thigh and the follistim and menopur in the belly. I assumed in the thigh was IM, but...

  48. Here we go...AGAIN!!!
    ... WOOHOO! :) Bring it on! I suspect I will be on 225 iu Menopur and 225 iu gonal f for about 10-12 days...but I will...

  49. Envy/Jealousy......how do you cope?
    ... hormonal rage (thanks to clomid, gonal f, follistem, menopur , etc...). I have a birth mother who I recently met...

  50. IVF Consult
    ... suppositories, and i actually only used the follistim and menopur for eight nights. It wasn't too bad. I can't wait...

  51. injectibles question/soreness
    ... now done four days of injections now (follistim and menopur ). My question is this-is it normal to feel sore already...

  52. Soon to be IVF Girls
    ... today but didn't have those CBB. I'm taking follistum, menopur (to prevent ovulation I guess?), ganirelix (I only...
    ... s why I asked to try Bravelle this time. and your menopur sounds like my lupron. unfortunately for me i've done...
    ... I was on the same meds as you. I was on Follistim, Menopur , Ganirelix, HCG of course, and progesterone suppositories...
    ... on 4/27. Continue lupron and start follistim and menopur on 5/10. Baseline u/s on 5/8. U/s and b/w on 5/13...

  53. IVF girls
    ... be starting all of my injections (Follistim 200IU, Menopur 75IU, and Ganirilex). So, I'm basically ready to get...
    ... it. I will be doing 200IU of follistim and 75IU of Menopur , then they will have me on Ganirilex. I can't wait...
    ... They really didn't hurt too much. One of them, the Menopur , stung pretty bad as I pushed the medicine through...

  54. Ok..here we go 5th and last IUI
    ... iu gonal f (like follistim- different name) & 225 menopur each day. YIPPEE!!! I can't wait to be a human pin...

  55. Clomid Craziness
    ... fertility drugs do this?? I will be starting Follistim and Menopur in a couple of weeks. Do these do the same?? If so...

  56. Menopur injections
    ... Kathy, I was on menopur for my first and only cycle when I conceived my twins ... and not PCOS. I was put on a "short protocol" with menopur . My RE adjusted my dosage once over the cycle, and...
    ... for the remaining days. I will also be on 75 IU of Menopur . This will be my very first cycle ever using any fertility...
    ... 225 Gonal F am with 10 units of Lupron and then 225 Menopur pm. WOW...tons of fun!! My RE basically told me ... that the Menopur is a "purer form" of either FSH or LH (not sure which...

  57. Positive Feedback Please and advice on meds
    ... twin boys. I conceived the twins after one cycle of menopur (my first cycle) with an HCG trigger shot followed...

  58. Follicle question
    ... was on the Lupron Flare Protocol with Gonal F and Menopur . I have 3 follicles. One is measuring at 18 and...

  59. Poor responder
    ... bar a few minutes ago), 225 IU Gonal F, and 225 IU Menopur . My FSH last time was somewhere around 8 ish and...

  60. Anyone using donor sperm????????
    ... did go through with it. The 2nd iui was clomid and menopur , my lining made it to a 7.0, so we did the iui but ... ended in bfn. My third was with menopur again (increased dose), lining was better around 12mm ... ended in chemical pregnancy. The last cycyle was with menopur and follistim pen, progesterone pills and ended in...

  61. secondary infertility
    ... up paying a little over $1000 on medications alone ( Menopur ) and the actual IUI procedure was abaout $150. Of...

  62. Has anyone had reactions to Repronex???
    ... glad your mind is at ease now. another LH med is Menopur bc so many people have reactions to sub-q Repronex...

  63. Anyone Starting an IVF Cycle?
    ... cycle I've got the same meds as before (Gonal-F and Menopur ) but my RE got rid of the lupron -- I'll be doing...
    ... the morning and then 150 IU of Gonal F and 150 IU of Menopur in the evening. I hope my ovaries like it. My next...
    ... The only problem I'm having with the Gonal-F and the Menopur is that the medication really burns when I'm injected...

  64. RE Canceled Cycle this Month
    ... with IUI BFN 2nd month fertility meds follistim and menopur at the end canceled cycle....

  65. 2nd Iui
    ... growing. I hope I dont over stimulate, I have been on menopur in the past (last 2 cycles) and I did well with producing...

  66. Question Doing Follistim again Ovaries not Responding
    ... different with your body. Maybe you could try gonal f with menopur , or other combinations of meds, and even higher doses...

  67. Going for another round!
    ... be starting on follistim, which is different from menopur . Has anyone taking this injection? I will find out...
    ... dont cancle this one. They switched my medicine from Menopur to follistim. It wasnt because I wasnt responding...

  68. repronex
    ... you? I woud call your RE and just ask them. I was on Menopur which is about the same, and I didnt have bleeding...

  69. When did BFP appear?
    ... know when did the positive show? I did injectables ( menopur 150IU), had an E2 900, a lining of 11.4mm, by ER thoughts...

  70. better response w/o bcp??
    ... higher dosage of stims (225 gonal f 2x per day and 75 menopur 1x day). I thought bcp were used to keep any...
    ... really sick for a few days. My FSH is Gonal-F and Menopur (I don't have a dosage yet) -- How about you? I go...
    ... Gonal-F in the mornings and 150iu Gonal-F and 150iu Menopur in the evenings. Serious doses. I wish I had some...
    ... any idea which drug they're going to use for you? Menopur is a follicle stimulating hormone like Gonal-F. But...

  71. September Cyles?
    ... microdose lupron last night and will start gonal f pen and menopur tomorrow, thurs. my "stats" are on the ttc stats thread...

  72. Did anyone else get welts from the repronex?
    ... for many patients. Now they are having patients use Menopur . I never had any probs. with Repronex....

  73. Anyone Else 2 ww
    ... Heyknack I am on day 7 of menopur 150IU. I am started to have increased pains in the...
    ... Heyknack I am on day 7 of menopur 150IU. I am started to have increased pains in the...


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