What happens after failed FET?

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What happens after failed FET?

Postby MidwestGirl » Sat Feb 07, 2015 10:07 am

Just hoping some of you could fill me in on your experience... after a failed FET, what happens with the meds? Do you just stop and then get your period, or do you have to taper off the estrogen, or what? How long until AF shows up? If you try again, do they put you on BCP right away or have to wait a cycle in between?

Thanks.
Me: 36, low progesterone/ovulatory dysfunction
DH: 41, healthy
19 months TTC #1
IVF Oct/Nov 2012, BFP! DD born at 41 weeks 1 day
13 months TTC #2, 1 year break, then 2 more months TTC
FET Jan 2015, BFN
Freeze-all IVF May 2015, 2 snowbabies
FET July 2015, BFP but m/c at 5w1d :angel:
FET Sept 2015, BFN
IVF with fresh tfr Sept 2016, BFP, DS born at 41 weeks
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Re: What happens after failed FET?

Postby Adventurer » Sat Feb 07, 2015 6:49 pm

I'm sorry to hear of the result. :( I think the meds can be stopped without tapering unless you are also on a steroid. After stopping progesterone, AF should start from 3 to 10 days after. You can start on BCO right away I believe. That's what I did right after my failed fresh transfer.
Me - 41
DF - 35
AMH 23.8 pmol/L
Supplements: Ubiquinol 600 mg, Folate, vit D3, vit C, vit E, vit B6, Omega-3, royal jelly, L-Arginine, Chinese herbs
Acupuncture: 2x/week
IUI #1 (1/14): Femara 12.5 mg CD3-7, 3 follies, BFN
IVF #1 (2/14): 7 eggs - 5 fertilized with ICSI - 4 blasts biopsied for PGS/4 snowbabies - 1 abnormal, 3 no result
IVF #2: (4/14) 19 eggs - 13 fertilized with ICSI, 5 blasts/snowbabies
IVF #3: (6/14) 16 eggs - 10 fertilized with ICSI, 4 blasts/snowbabies
IVF #4: (8/14) 33 eggs - 27 mature - 22 fertilized with ICSI, 2 day 5 blasts transferred - BFN, 10 snowbabies, 4 remaining PGS normals
FET #1: (11/14) single embryo transfer - :bfp: at 5dp5dt
Beta #1 at 8dp5dt 134
Beta #2 at 10dp5dt 383
Beta #3 at 12dp5dt 955
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Re: What happens after failed FET?

Postby MidwestGirl » Sun Feb 08, 2015 5:24 pm

Thanks for sharing your experience, Adventurer. And congrats on your pregnancy! I'm going to talk with my RE on Monday and find out when he thinks I can try again. Feeling kind of beat-up after this attempt but also eager to get pregnant (I'm sure everyone on the boards can relate).

Was your AF after getting off meds normal, light, or heavy? I had heard from another woman about "the period from hell..." got me a little nervous :?
Me: 36, low progesterone/ovulatory dysfunction
DH: 41, healthy
19 months TTC #1
IVF Oct/Nov 2012, BFP! DD born at 41 weeks 1 day
13 months TTC #2, 1 year break, then 2 more months TTC
FET Jan 2015, BFN
Freeze-all IVF May 2015, 2 snowbabies
FET July 2015, BFP but m/c at 5w1d :angel:
FET Sept 2015, BFN
IVF with fresh tfr Sept 2016, BFP, DS born at 41 weeks
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Re: What happens after failed FET?

Postby Adventurer » Sun Feb 08, 2015 11:02 pm

Thanks! :)

My AF after the failed fresh was normal probably because my beta was <1 as in not even a chemical. I think with chemicals, the period can be heavier.
Me - 41
DF - 35
AMH 23.8 pmol/L
Supplements: Ubiquinol 600 mg, Folate, vit D3, vit C, vit E, vit B6, Omega-3, royal jelly, L-Arginine, Chinese herbs
Acupuncture: 2x/week
IUI #1 (1/14): Femara 12.5 mg CD3-7, 3 follies, BFN
IVF #1 (2/14): 7 eggs - 5 fertilized with ICSI - 4 blasts biopsied for PGS/4 snowbabies - 1 abnormal, 3 no result
IVF #2: (4/14) 19 eggs - 13 fertilized with ICSI, 5 blasts/snowbabies
IVF #3: (6/14) 16 eggs - 10 fertilized with ICSI, 4 blasts/snowbabies
IVF #4: (8/14) 33 eggs - 27 mature - 22 fertilized with ICSI, 2 day 5 blasts transferred - BFN, 10 snowbabies, 4 remaining PGS normals
FET #1: (11/14) single embryo transfer - :bfp: at 5dp5dt
Beta #1 at 8dp5dt 134
Beta #2 at 10dp5dt 383
Beta #3 at 12dp5dt 955
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