Am I? - Mothering Forums

Forum Jump: 
 
Thread Tools
#1 of 6 Old 02-07-2008, 03:42 PM - Thread Starter
 
JBaxter's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2005
Location: South Carolina
Posts: 4,243
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
OK my last m/c was 6/05 and we did the IUI and whole route. We kind of gave up "trying" Im 40 ( will be 41) and drving home from dropping of N from preschool it dawned on me AF was due today. I ALWAYS spot a day or 2 prior t starting. I stopped by walmart and picked up a test... equate brand -- its got a + on it. Im in shock .... I dont want to get happy yet because my last m/c was rough..... Suggestions? Call my OB and get a hcg & progesterone level down?

Will anything else make it positve?

Jeana Christian momma to 4 sons Logan 18, Connor 15, Nathan 6, and bonus baby Jack 1
JBaxter is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
#2 of 6 Old 02-07-2008, 04:19 PM
 
pbjmama's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2007
Posts: 3,200
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Positive is positive. I would call your OB and get in for level testing, especially if you have had problems with progesterone and might need to supplement (I think this is what you were getting at?). There are some false positives but very very few, false negative would be more likely. You could always get another kind of test to be sure.
pbjmama is offline  
#3 of 6 Old 02-07-2008, 04:23 PM - Thread Starter
 
JBaxter's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2005
Location: South Carolina
Posts: 4,243
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
test 2 positive waiting on my ob to call back

Jeana Christian momma to 4 sons Logan 18, Connor 15, Nathan 6, and bonus baby Jack 1
JBaxter is offline  
#4 of 6 Old 02-07-2008, 10:22 PM
 
twilight girl's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2002
Location: Costa Rica
Posts: 2,468
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
SO exciting!! Congratulations to you!!
twilight girl is offline  
#5 of 6 Old 02-09-2008, 07:19 PM
 
pbjmama's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2007
Posts: 3,200
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Congrats! to a healthy pregnancy!
pbjmama is offline  
#6 of 6 Old 02-11-2008, 05:16 AM
 
folaboye's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2004
Location: Chicago
Posts: 815
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
I'm so happy for you, :Congrats!!!:
folaboye is offline  
Reply

User Tag List

Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page


Forum Jump: 

Posting Rules  
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off