Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
175 Doctors are Online

Trying to conceive. Taking hucog injection. Any advice?

hello i m shilpa. i am not able to conceive from last three years. my all reports are normal. even Dr. are also surprised that why i m not able to is my 14th day. doctor has given me HUCOG 5000 injection at noon. and suggest that not to intercourse taoday. try on 15th day. is this true that we should not try today. i think everyone said that 14th day is best day to intercourse. i had intercousre last night.tell me what should i do now. i m cycle form last three months is of 26 days.s
Asked On : Wed, 1 May 2013
Answers:  1 Views:  247
Report Abuse
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions
OBGYN 's  Response
Mar 2013
Thank you for your query.
You are having unexplained infertility.
HUCOG is HCG injection, given to help the mature follicle to rupture.
That is, it induces ovulation.
Normally, it takes 36 hours after the injection for ovulation to occur.
And the next 3 days are ideally best for you to have intercourse.
since you had intercourse yesterday, your doctor might have advised to avoid it today and hence improve the sperm count.
SOme practitioners believe in daily sexual activity during the fertile phase, and some believe in alternate sexual activity.
Normally ovulation occurs on the 14th day, so its considered the best day for intercourse, however if your doctor has given the shot today, you would ovulate tomorrow.
So please have faith and go ahead.
Take care.
Answered: Wed, 1 May 2013
I find this answer helpful

 1 user finds this helpful

Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]


Loading Online Doctors....
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor