07-23-2012, 04:19 PM #1
2 periods back to back - just started clomid
Can anyone help?
I have just started My first round of clomid and have finished 5 days of taking it. My doctor told me to start it on day 1 and finish it on day 5. My period was fairly light for first 5 days ( light for me anyway). I thought it was coming to an end on day 5 as hardly anything but today day 6 it seems to have started again and is now heavy plus the usual cramp.
It is like I have a whole new period.
i am due to have day 21 progesterone blood test this month and now am not sure whether this will affect when I should have that??? Can anyone give me any advice? Is this normal when starting clomid ?
I guess I need to speak to my doctor about it but wondered if anyone else had experienced something similar.
07-23-2012, 09:23 PM #2
hi i am new to this cite but have known about it for a while i dont know if there is any one who could help me but i am 23 yrs of age an have recently been diagnosed with pcos since discovering this i have attempted to lose weight i am 5 ft 3 an was 145 pounds i read that weight lost can help fertility i am now 126 pounds within two mnths i ran regularly swim an gym plus i took chromium as well as a liver cleanser while on yasmin to help i went to the doctor today an he did a scan and he saw that i still had cyst on my ovaries i get my period evey mnth have no other symptoms except mild acne but my cycle use to be every 21 days now it is every 26 days but i dont think that i ovulate can someone plz help me y are my cyst still there when i have tried so hard to shrink them i am frustrated my doctor said i wont go back to my normal 21 days cycle becuz yasmin will regulate it to 26 to 28 days but i am no longer on yasmin as of 4 weeks now so why has nothing change some one plz help me.btw i had my first kid at 18 an had an abortion at 20 before i knew i had pcos an both were unplanned
07-23-2012, 10:21 PM #3
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Also, be wary about a CD21 blood test. If you don't ovulate on CD14, your doctor will likely tell you that the cycle is a bust. That test needs to be drawn 7dpo, and many women here ovulate later on Clomid, somewhere in the CD18-24 range. What many of us do is BBT temp/chart, and then call the doctor when we ovulate to schedule the "CD21" test - even if it ends up being on CD35.
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