we are 6w1d prego . Had some spotting last couple of days ... had IVF, 2 embryos transferred , today I went to get tested on levels , proges was low , at 12 and my HCG was 34000....whats going on ? I have been taking 2ml of progesterone/daily for 2 mo.

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I wish I had an answer for you, but I don't know.
Low progesterone may indicate an increase in the possibility of miscarrying, but it doesn't mean you've miscarried. Two things to watch for in upcoming days - your hCG and the baby's heartbeat.

You know your hCG now and until you can see the heartbeat, the best indicator things are going well is a rising hCG level. An ultrasound in the next few weeks should be able to indicate whether you've got a fetal sac and you should be able to see a heartbeat at that time.

You can begin to hear your baby's heartbeat anytime after the 10th week of pregnancy using an amplified doppler device. With a stethoscope, it can take weeks longer.

I know it's hard to wait, especially once you got the positive pregnancy test, but all you can do right now is breathe and take good care of you and baby.


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