Where do I administer trigger?

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Where do I administer trigger?

Postby Bg99 » Tue Oct 27, 2015 2:18 pm

Got the go ahead on the portal today that I can trigger tonight! Woo hoo! But it didn't say where to inject it. I'm assuming under my navel like the others??? And am I the only weirdo that LOVES giving myself shots and getting blood drawn?? Lol
Me - 34 Low ovarian reserve
DH - 34 Low count (4 million) low motility
1 bio-11 yo,conceived naturally
1 adopted DS-6 yo
TTC since 2005

IVF with ICSI

10/27/15 - 6 good follicles so far
ER 10/29
7 eggs retrieved!
6 eggs fertilized
3 embryos made it to day 5 blasts
ET-11/3/15 transferred two embies, 1 perfect, 1 fair
3rd embie didn't make it to freeze :(
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Re: Where do I administer trigger?

Postby MidwestGirl » Tue Oct 27, 2015 4:11 pm

You give it intramuscularly in your gluteus maximus (butt muscle) like progesterone. If you don't have anyone to help you and aren't that flexible, you can give it subcutaneously in your belly fat like leuprolide, but you draw it up in a smaller volume and use a shorter needle. GL!
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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