OK, so hopefully this is my last week on Lupron! So far, the side effects really haven't been a big deal for me! I hope my last week goes smoothly!
Here is how I feel on Day 22:
1.) I feel great!
2.) I'm pretty tired.
3.) I am super gassy again.
4.) I have a similar stomach ache like I had in the first week on Lupron.
Here is how I feel on Day 23:
*After writing #1-6 below, this is what went down a few hours later: Holy crap I think I just experienced my first raging mood swing! Good thing my husband was out on a bike ride! I warned him when he got home that I was feeling super pissy.
* To see how I felt on my second week on Lupron, click here.
Wow, I can't believe I've already made it to the 3rd week! When starting this whole thing I was worried that blogging and sharing my side effects every day would make the days drag on. I was worried I would constantly think about it. Anyways, below is how I felt during Week 3 of the Lupron shot. Hopefully this helps some of you. :)
Here is how I feel on Day 15:
1.) I feel great!
2.) I have dry mouth.
3.) I have some irritation down in my V.
4.) I'm super hot and sweaty. Today I had to take my pants off with my mom and sister here because I had an intense hot flash. My butt was all wet and I was sweating like crazy! I had to put my frozen water bottle between my legs and sprawl out. It wa...
After having to cancel 3 FET transfers, my doctor thought it would be best to try a 1 month round of Lupron. Every time I started the vaginal Estradiol estrogen pills, plus 3 patches of estrogen every other day, I would get my raging period within 2 weeks. My uterine lining would not thicken and I would start bleeding intensely. We decided I would not be able to continue with this protocol. After an internal sonogram, my doctor was seeing a small growth on the outside of my uterus. She is worried it is yet another fibroid getting in the way. Fuuuuck.
Look, waiting a month or two or three is no big deal in the grand scheme of things, but damn, I've waited a really really really long time to have a baby. Also, I am just so fucking exhausted. All The Time. Why did my lining grow so beautifully for my first FET transfer with only the vaginal estrogen pills? Well, I can't control what's happening, s...