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Shared Embryo IVF

Postby SaraElise » Sun Apr 12, 2015 5:02 pm

Hi ladies! I never post much on here, just kind of lurk from time to time, but I have a quick question. Has anyone ever done or knows someone who has participated in a Shared Embryo IVF?

With my clinic I can donate half of my embryos to someone who needs them and we would split the cost of IVF. Just wondering if anyone has experience with the cost of this. And info would be appreciated!!
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Me (Sara): 28 Normal, Unexplained Infertility, 50mg of Clomid to see if it will help!

DH (Bryan): 31 Diagnosed with varicocele and low testosterone. Normal count with low motility. Using Clomid to try and increase numbers. All tests normal as of Jan 2014!

June 2014: 50mg Clomid= BFN
July 2014: 50mg Clomid= BFN
August 2014: 100mg Clomid= BFN
September 2014: 100mg Clomid=BFN
October 2014: 100mg Clomid=BFN

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Re: Shared Embryo IVF

Postby Reapage » Tue Apr 21, 2015 9:41 am

That is a really interesting idea! My clinic doesnt participate in embryo adoption, so we are using donor sperm as my eggs are fine, but we looked into embryo adoption before we settled on donor. That would be something very enriching to participate in. Best of luck to you!
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Re: Shared Embryo IVF

Postby SaraElise » Thu Jun 25, 2015 4:49 pm

Just met with my RE today. We will need VF and will most likely donate half of my eggs to cut the costs. I think it's a great option to have. I was wrong when I originally said embryo, I'll be donating half of my eggs. My total cost for everything will be about $7000-$8000. Maybe even less depending on meds and things like that.
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My Ovulation Chart


Me (Sara): 28 Normal, Unexplained Infertility, 50mg of Clomid to see if it will help!

DH (Bryan): 31 Diagnosed with varicocele and low testosterone. Normal count with low motility. Using Clomid to try and increase numbers. All tests normal as of Jan 2014!

June 2014: 50mg Clomid= BFN
July 2014: 50mg Clomid= BFN
August 2014: 100mg Clomid= BFN
September 2014: 100mg Clomid=BFN
October 2014: 100mg Clomid=BFN

Acupunture started October 2014

TTC #2 since May 2013

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