+ Reply to Thread
Results 1 to 5 of 5
  1. #1
    Join Date
    Jan 2013
    Posts
    2
    Thanks
    0
    Thanked
    0
    Reviews
    0

    Smile TTC with PCOS

    Hiii I'm new to this.. Just wanting some help advice and support with TTC with pcos any hints tips meds programmes anything would be much appreciated.. Tia

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Feb 2011
    Location
    Far North QLD
    Posts
    2,251
    Thanks
    1,914
    Thanked
    1,827
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 posts

    Default TTC with PCOS

    Hi I also have pcos. I understand it effects everyone differently. For me I don't ovulate & can go a year without a period at all!!

    Anyway, I wish someone would've told me earlier to go to a fertility specialist. I had put this off for ages. They gave me clomid which doesn't cost much & makes me ovulate every month. Unfortunately this didn't work for us so we're moving onto other options.

    I've also recently read that diet can also effect pcos, so I'm trying to cut down bread, pasta & rice, just to see if it makes any difference or not.

    Good luck! How long have u been ttc for?

  3. #3
    Join Date
    Jul 2011
    Posts
    2,126
    Thanks
    824
    Thanked
    278
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 posts

    Default TTC with PCOS

    Hi I just wanted to share my story! I ttc for 7 years! As pp mentioned, I didn't seek help when we didn't fall pregnant as I was afraid of what they would say! (I am very overweight)I started seeing a fs in 2012 and was diagnosed with PCOS. I tried a year of clomid with no ovulation at all. Last year I moved towns and starting seeing a new fs and he referred me to a dietician! I spent 7 months on a no carb and no sugar diet and lost 30 kilos. I went back and did one round of clomid and and an overdril shot and fell pregnant in August!

    My tips is keep demanding answers. My last fs was lovely but he was just happy to keep me on the clomid (which is the devils medication)

    Maybe have a look at your diet (eve if you are not overweight).

    Good luck

  4. #4
    Join Date
    May 2012
    Posts
    521
    Thanks
    4
    Thanked
    107
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 posts

    Default TTC with PCOS

    Hi ladies I too have pcos. Just had first fertility appt. I get reasonably regular periods just don't always release an egg.

  5. #5
    Join Date
    Jan 2013
    Posts
    2
    Thanks
    0
    Thanked
    0
    Reviews
    0
    Hey we have been ttc for 18 months I'm tthe same don't want to go to fs
    As I'm worried I won't like what I hear I am over weight and trying to diet as well I get irregular cycles longest being 55 days that's most recent it's normally
    35 days my body plays tricks on me I think me and my partner where ccertainly where pregnant this time but no such luck it's devastating everytime I get a negative result or the period arrives :-((


 

Similar Threads

  1. How would i know if i had pcos?
    By Kazza78 in forum Conception & Fertility General Chat
    Replies: 10
    Last Post: 21-08-2013, 17:43
  2. Pcos + oi + iui
    By RequiresBabyDust in forum Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS) Chat
    Replies: 8
    Last Post: 15-03-2013, 10:38
  3. PCOS with no typical PCOS symptoms?
    By Shoopuf in forum Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS) Chat
    Replies: 9
    Last Post: 28-01-2012, 18:30

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
free weekly newsletters | sign up now!
who are these people who write great posts? meet our hubbub authors!
Learn how you can contribute to the hubbub!

reviews
learn how you can become a reviewer!

competitions

forum - chatting now
sales & new stuffsee all
Hire For Baby Perth
New RETAIL store - Perth Hire For Baby Perth
Here at Hire for Baby, we offer a wide range of products from Child Restraints to Strollers, Stroller Accessories and Oricom Baby Monitors. Wholesale prices - till the stock ends. Buy from us and get the installation for FREE.
Like us on Facebook and get $10 OFF
featured supporter
Hunter Women's Health Centre
Hunter Women’s Health Centre care for women of all ages, in the full spectrum of their gynaecologic and obstetric health.
gotcha
X

Pregnant for the first-time?

Not sure where to start? We can help!

Our Insider Programs for pregnancy first-timers will lead you step-by-step through the 14 Pregnancy Must Dos!