Infertility at 40+

Discuss being 40+ and dealing with infertility.


Contemplating taking Saizen...some advice needed please!

  • By sbush157 · New reply 2:00 pm
  • 9 replies
  • Hi there. I have had 4 IVF's and am going in for #5 in the upcoming weeks. I have recently switched doctors and really like my new doctor a lot. All four of my cycles have resulted in an average of 2 ...

IVF protocol for 40+ (low or high?)

  • By emilyco · New reply 1:14 pm
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  • I'm confused by all the information out there for women over 40. There seems to be two schools of thought: 1) focus on the quality (not quantity) of eggs. Hence we see mini-IVF protocols used at places ...

S.O.S. Autoimmune with Donor Eggs Toronto!

  • By blessedinthemoment1 · New reply April 15, 2014
  • 1 reply
  • Hello - im looking for anyone that has or is experiencing autoimmune issues and is getting pregnant but miscarrying each time. Ive had 4 natural pregnancies, each one lost. I finally decided to try DE ...

Doctors in Saint Louis or other option

  • By d_sartore · New reply April 15, 2014
  • 1 reply
  • Hi all I little bit of my situation, we have been trying IVF for 4 years, got pregnant at the begining of 2013 but miscarriage after 5 weeks - devastating. I am 42. After the miscarriage we tried a fresh ...

4th IVF at age 46 and I want to take a month off

  • By lena4268 · New reply April 14, 2014
  • 16 replies
  • Hi Fellow Members, I am age 46 and am bout to do my 4th IVF and 1st time paying out of pocket. All 3 cycles respond very well as I produce no less than 12 eggs, 8 embryos and always 4-5 fertilized. The ...


  • By lena4268 · New reply April 8, 2014
  • 10 replies
  • Hi!! Can anyone here speak on the difference between pgs or ccs. I am now 46 and have done 3 ivf transfers beginning at 45. My egg count has been very good (12) each time with a fertilized count of 8 ...

Should I do a second IVF at age 44-45?

  • By vicken · New reply April 5, 2014
  • 33 replies
  • This is my first time posting on here. I am currently 44 years old and will be turning 45 later this year. I started trying to get pregnant when I turned 40. Since then, I've had one failed IVF and 6 ...

MENTS: If you need hope: @ almost 46 after 5 years of failed treatments...

  • By TSHosino · New reply March 21, 2014
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8 days post day 5 donor transfer

  • By SKKJ · New reply March 21, 2014
  • 15 replies
  • 8 days post day 5 blastocyst donor transfer. Beta test on Thursday and am struggling. On estradiol patches and progesterone. Getting back pain, tight uterus and cramps. Convinced it has not worked. I ...

Czech IVF Clinics

  • By sterew · New reply March 10, 2014
  • 4 replies
  • Has anyone had problems cycling at Czech clinics or other clinics overseas? (Please share only if you have had some difficulties at these clinics, thanks ...

The world egg bank agency

  • By d_sartore · New reply March 6, 2014
  • 1 reply
  • Hi all I am 42, having been trying to have a baby for 4 years. After so many atempts and a miscarriage we believe that egg donor may be our path to move forward. Does anyone have done anything with "The ...

Inconclusive blast after CCS

  • By dotsya · New reply March 6, 2014
  • 5 replies
  • Don't know where to go from here? I had three 5 day blasts. Two were missing chromosomes after Ccs and one had no data? Do I do another ccs (docs recommendation) or just transfer? Thanks for any feedback ...

Why do they always blame weight??!!

  • By Tryingforasecond · New reply February 25, 2014
  • 3 replies
  • Just needed to vent. So I went in yesterday to get the mexotrexate shot:(. My hcg level hadn't gone down to zero since my miscarriage. As if the day wasn't bad enough....There I am, sobbing as they inject ...

IVF success for a plus size gal????

  • By Tryingforasecond · New reply February 25, 2014
  • 5 replies
  • Feeling so down today:-(. Usually feel very guilty about my recent pregnancy loss. Always feeling like my body let me down and it's all my fault. Now I'm feeling bad because I'm plus size. Is that the ...

FINALLY CONFIRMED: We do NOT run out of eggs

  • By sge · New reply February 23, 2014
  • 33 replies
  • Hello moms of the future, Please, allow me to feel excited today. After so many tears, disappointments, anxiety, and panic attacks, I find it hard to contain myself. I just read the new post on Ovascience's ...

Ovulatory pcos, unexplained infertility

  • By MISSBELL · New reply February 22, 2014
  • 4 replies
  • Hello, Technically I am 38 going to be 39. So, I feel better posting in this group. Adds a different type of pressure to trying to conceive. I started trying to have a baby when I was 27 years old. It ...

Dr Kwak

  • By nayla12 · New reply February 14, 2014
  • 4 replies
  • Hi Guys Thanks to Resolve, i have come to read about Dr Joane Kim Kwak, and it crossed my mind, though am 41 going to be 42 soon, i have done a few Ivf cycles from when I was 35 though i have had a few ...

Boston IVF Quincy

  • By nayla12 · New reply February 13, 2014
  • 5 replies
  • Has any one had issues with boston ivf quincy office staff, insurance coordinator and all that or its just me I recently had a BFN using my own eggs at 41, on top of everything i feel i have been given ...

Need to Rant and Seek Advice

  • By guinea_pig1 · New reply February 2, 2014
  • 10 replies
  • I am so mad at Shady Grove fertility center right now. When I sat down for my initial consult with the doctor I told him that I have had 6 consecutive miscarriages since age 37 which are probably being ...

Over 45

  • By Shepherdess25 · New reply January 28, 2014
  • 3 replies
  • I don't believe I am yet infertile but the relationship is not going the way it should. I need to know my options. Is there anyone who can advise me. There is a possibility that I need a donor ...

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