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kittykatjenn posted:
Ugh! So, Saturday I started spotting brownish just on the tp. I also went from 1000mg of Met to 2000mg. So, yesterday I called my docs office because I started. Of course my doc wasn't there, so I talked to his nurse. She said I shouldn't be cycling yet. I said yea, that is why I am calling you. The last day of my last af was the 21st.

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prayforamiracle responded:
If I remember correctly, I had a few days of spotting about three weeks after I started Met. So, probably the week I increased from 1000mg to 1500mg. I bet it has to be the increase in Met.
Prayforamiracle-Me(35)PCOS Dh(42)MFI TTC since 11/06. Only pregnancy ended in loss in July 2007. On 1500mg of Metformin. Currently on Cycle 24.
 
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kittykatjenn replied to prayforamiracle's response:
Well, it has gone from spotting to my actual af. And that really sucks too...I mean, it wasn't even a week! Oh well, hopefully since I just had it it won't be to long.
 
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prayforamiracle replied to kittykatjenn's response:
Maybe just your body getting adjusted and things will start working in your favor. Fingers crossed!
Prayforamiracle-Me(35)PCOS Dh(42)MFI TTC since 11/06. Only pregnancy ended in loss in July 2007. On 1500mg of Metformin. Currently on Cycle 24.
 
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kittykatjenn replied to prayforamiracle's response:
Maybe. It was only a week long and very lite. Hopefully things will start to work correctly. The side effects are still killing me though!
 
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CEB85 responded:
What exactly is the Met. for? My RE mentioned it once during our consultaion but never brought it up again. I've heard it also helps to prevent miscarriages & that is a concern of mine so I'm wondering if I should mention something.
 
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prayforamiracle replied to CEB85's response:
Metformin is a medication that patients take for diabetes, but some doctors prescribe it for PCOS. They believe it may help in regulating your cycles and reduce the risk of miscarriage. I would mention it to your doctor and see what they think.
Prayforamiracle-Me(36)PCOS Dh(43)MFI TTC since 11/06. Only pregnancy ended in loss in July 2007. On 1500mg of Metformin. Currently on Cycle 24.


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