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    Default Why don't I get EWCM?

    Just wondering if anyone else has had this problem. My body isn't producing any EWCM around ovulation. I get a very minimal amount of watery CM, but its barely noticeable. Does anyone know the causes of no EWCM? Is it a hormonal problem that needs treatment? Do I have to have it in order to conceive?

    I have 28 day cycles, last cycle I got a positive OPK on CD13, so I don't suppose there isn't any issues with cycle lengths or ovulation.

    I remember getting EWCM when we were TTC #1, but this is my 5th cycle after the pill & it still hasn't returned. Any advice or suggestions? I can't get in to see my GP until next week

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    To increase EWCM, a lot of people swear by taking evening primrose oil from CD1 until O day. (Don't take it during the TWW though).

    If you're concerned, you could also look at using sperm-friendly lubricants like Forelife or Pre-seed.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Gentoo View Post
    To increase EWCM, a lot of people swear by taking evening primrose oil from CD1 until O day. (Don't take it during the TWW though).

    If you're concerned, you could also look at using sperm-friendly lubricants like Forelife or Pre-seed.
    I've heard Evening Primrose Oil can mess up your cycle though?

    Whereabouts can you get those lubes? I used Maybe Baby sperm friendly lube this cycle because its the only one our chemist stocks!

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    Default Why don't I get EWCM?

    I don't get much ewcm either

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    I haven't been taking EPO long enough yet to be able to say if it messes up your cycle or not. I seem to have a lot more CM, though. Hopefully it doesn't cause any irregularities!

    The Maybe Baby lubricant is probably pretty similar to the other ones. I think most people purchase their Pre-seed or Forelife from internet sites.

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    Default Why don't I get EWCM?

    Our woollies sells preseed right next to the condoms? Lol

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    Default Re: Why don't I get EWCM?

    I never get much ewcm and I'm now 11 weeks pregnant

    We used the lube from forelife.

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    Thank-you, I think I'll try some Evening Primrose Oil along with the lube again. I actually have acne so if it doesn't improve EWCM, then in the least it might clear up my skin!

    Ohh does anyone know what dosage should I be having of the Evening Primrose Oil?? I'm also taking Elevit if that makes a difference...

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    EPO increased my CM. I thought it delayed my cycle, but I don't think it did now (I think I ovulate a bit later than I thought!)

    Flaxseed oil is good too, exactly the same fatty acid as EPO but doesn't cause uterine contractions.

    And yes, pre-seed if you want a lube that'll mimic your vagina's natural pH.

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    I'd take 2000mg of EPO to start with and up it next cycle if you don't see a difference (or get a BFP!)


 

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