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How long should Hucog injection be taken for spoting during pregnancy?. - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 02-Jan-2014
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User:Hi Doctor
User:Gm Doctor
User:i need to know regarding Hucog 5000 Unit injection
User:My wife is pregnent now
User:and last month on 11th she observed spotting
User:thn doctor suggested to take duphaston
User:and she observed same on this month 11th also
User:now doctor suggested to take this injection Hucog
User:for every 15 days
User:in scanning currently foetus is live with heart rate 173 bpm
User:may i know wht is the reason for this continues spotting and
User:wht is the purpose of using hucog
Doctor:When was her last menstrual cycle?
User:i think it was sep 4th
User:she conceived in nov
User:now it is 10 weeks
Doctor:Give me a minute, let me confirm the dates.
Doctor:Can you confirm if the 10 weeks pregnancy is as mentioned on the ultrasound scan?
Doctor:If yes, when was this scan performed?
User:yes doctor tht is mentioned in Ultra sound scan
User:scan was performed on dec 11th
Doctor:Let me brief you.
Doctor:The scan report calculates period of gestation based on the size and growth of the fetus.
Doctor:If your wife's last menstrual period was 4th september, as per calculations she is 15 week pregnant when the scan was performed.
Doctor:However since ultrasound scan revealed 10 weeks, it looks like the fetus growth isn't optimal.
Doctor:Both duphaston and hcg injections are given to help sustain and progress pregnancy.
Doctor:It is most likely used in this regards.
Doctor:Spotting again may be related.
Doctor:Please continue the treatment as mentioned and follow up with the gynecologist as per her instructions.
User:is thr any case of thretened abortion
Doctor:Have you followed?
Doctor:Based on the details mentioned, I am sorry it seems like threatened abortion.
Doctor:But discuss with your gynecologist
Doctor:and confirm the cause and exact status of pregnancy.
Doctor:Do you have any other query?
User:doctor told foetus is looking ok
User:growth is thr
User:but bleeding is happening every month
Doctor:My interpretation is based on the details provided. If your gynecologist believes there is no threatened abortion and the baby is growing well
Doctor:Praise the Lord, it is good.
User:thank you
Doctor:The medications are given to prevent bleeding and reduce the chances of complications.
Doctor:Continue as adviced.
Doctor:Do you have any other question?
User:no doctor thank you
Doctor:Thanks for consulting me.
Doctor:Bye for now.
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