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by EPT Host 12
Tue May 23, 2023 12:46 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: coming to terms with everything
Replies: 5
Views: 3079

Re: coming to terms with everything

Dear Natasha I am sorry to hear about your ectopic pregnancy and difficult time. There is so much to come to terms with and please do allow yourself the time and space needed to heal. We are here for you for as long as you need. Following methotrexate treatment, the information we provide regarding ...
by EPT Host 12
Fri Jul 22, 2022 9:02 am
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Share your views on ectopic pregnancy research
Replies: 0
Views: 14182

Share your views on ectopic pregnancy research

Dear all The Ectopic Pregnancy Trust and a group of clinicians and researchers are working on a Priority Setting Partnership for ectopic pregnancy. This project is to establish research priorities on the causes, diagnosis, and benefits and safety of various treatments for ectopic pregnancy. If you h...
by EPT Host 12
Wed Apr 13, 2022 8:40 am
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Experiences of heterotopic pregnancy
Replies: 0
Views: 15599

Experiences of heterotopic pregnancy

Hello We have been contacted by someone who has recently experienced a heterotopic pregnancy and would appreciate reading experiences from other people who have experienced this type of ectopic pregnancy. A heterotopic pregnancy is where there is a twin pregnancy with one embryo implants in the uter...
by EPT Host 12
Wed Mar 09, 2022 11:21 am
Forum: LGBTQ+ communities
Topic: Welcome to our boards
Replies: 0
Views: 32936

Welcome to our boards

Thank you for joining our forum and a warm welcome to you. The EPT is passionate that anyone affected by ectopic pregnancy should receive excellent level of care and support throughout diagnosis, treatment, and beyond. From conversations and collaborations with organisations such as LGBTMummiesTribe...
by EPT Host 12
Thu Dec 23, 2021 4:24 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Information for the festive season
Replies: 0
Views: 17528

Information for the festive season

The EPT online forum is here as a safe space over the Christmas season. You can express yourself among others who may be feeling similar emotions at this time after having an ectopic pregnancy. Many would understand and care, providing mutual support and companionship. You are welcome to write about...
by EPT Host 12
Wed Aug 04, 2021 11:35 am
Forum: Main Board
Topic: 2nd Ectopic - is there hope for a healthy pregnancy?
Replies: 6
Views: 10280

Re: 2nd Ectopic - is there hope for a healthy pregnancy?

Dear LHC82 I am sorry to hear of your ectopic pregnancies and losses. To go through the ordeal once is hard enough and my heart goes out to you that you have had to endure it again. I will do my best to help with your question. Anecdotally, we do come across people who have had more than one ectopic...
by EPT Host 12
Wed Aug 04, 2021 11:28 am
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Newly pregnant after ectopic & terrified
Replies: 5
Views: 5097

Re: Newly pregnant after ectopic & terrified

Thank you for sharing your update Jmacombe. Positive news and wishing you all the best for the coming weeks. Sending lots of love. Munira x The Ectopic Pregnancy Trust Registered Charity Number: 1071811 Ectopic pregnancy patient information suite: Highly Commended in the 2019 BMA Patient Information...
by EPT Host 12
Mon Aug 02, 2021 11:01 am
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Late periods/ negative tests
Replies: 2
Views: 2655

Re: Late periods/ negative tests

Dear Elisida88 Thank you for reaching out to us here at the EPT with your questions. I am very sorry to hear of your ectopic pregnancy and loss. It is a huge ordeal to go through and very normal to have questions afterwards. I will do my best to try to help. Am I right in my understanding that your ...
by EPT Host 12
Thu Jul 29, 2021 12:29 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Scared and lonely first ectopic
Replies: 3
Views: 4530

Re: Scared and lonely first ectopic

Dear Bookworm I am very sorry to hear of your ectopic pregnancy and the difficult time you are going through. You have been through such an ordeal and this space is for you to express yourself. You are most welcome to share your experience and it is reassuring to hear that writing it down has helped...
by EPT Host 12
Tue Jul 27, 2021 11:05 am
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Methotrexate and Alcohol
Replies: 5
Views: 10229

Re: Methotrexate and Alcohol

Dear Demgreen Thanks for your message and it is reassuring to hear that your recovery is going as smoothly as it can, with levels returned to non-pregnant. The information we provide is that women should take a folic acid supplement from the point at which their hormone levels return to non-pregnant...
by EPT Host 12
Tue Dec 22, 2020 1:00 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Cover over the festive season
Replies: 0
Views: 30686

Cover over the festive season

Dear all As a gentle reminder these boards are moderated retroactively and, in the coming weeks, please stay safe and spread kindness. Our moderation team will be available until Wednesday 23 December, 2pm. For messages posted between 24 December-4 January, our moderators will do their best to respo...
by EPT Host 12
Mon Dec 31, 2018 12:12 am
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Thanks to the Ectopic Trust
Replies: 2
Views: 2668

Re: Thanks to the Ectopic Trust

Dear EctopicPUL and Aphrodite Thank you for your kind words and it’s so reassuring to know that we have been able to help during this challenging time. We appreciate your thoughts and send good wishes. Munira x The Ectopic Pregnancy Trust Registered Charity Number: 1071811 **************************...
by EPT Host 12
Wed May 09, 2018 12:54 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: are these feelings normal?
Replies: 2
Views: 2807

Re: are these feelings normal?

Dear eeeely1 I am sorry to hear of your ectopic pregnancy and losses. You have been through a massive rollercoaster and my heart goes out to you that you are having to come to terms with such a devastating experience. Like you, I barely had any symptoms of ectopic pregnancy and was shaken to the cor...
by EPT Host 12
Wed May 09, 2018 12:37 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Cervical ectopic pregnancy
Replies: 1
Views: 2221

Re: Cervical ectopic pregnancy

Dear Minimorris66 I am so sorry to hear of your ectopic pregnancy and the traumatic time you have been through. You are most welcome to express yourself here and share your story. You have endured a lot over the last few months and I am sorry that your boss is not being as supportive as we would hav...
by EPT Host 12
Mon May 07, 2018 11:24 am
Forum: Main Board
Topic: ectopic pregnancy- more thn 4 weeks bleeding
Replies: 1
Views: 2139

Re: ectopic pregnancy- more thn 4 weeks bleeding

Dear Vaishalik I am sorry to hear of your ectopic pregnancy and the difficult time you have been through. Some women can experience pain and bleeding for up to six weeks. As you have said that your pain is increased, I would urge you to speak to your doctors again. While abdominal pain can be a side...
by EPT Host 12
Thu May 03, 2018 10:04 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Expectant Management - Experiences?
Replies: 4
Views: 4019

Re: Expectant Management - Experiences?

Dear AP I am sorry to hear of your and your wife’s ectopic pregnancy and the difficult time you are going through. Usually doctors recommend expectant management with low beta hCG levels - below 1500 Iu/L. While abdominal pain can be common with expectant management, your wife should report pain to ...
by EPT Host 12
Tue May 01, 2018 10:59 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Hcg Levels
Replies: 1
Views: 2329

Re: Hcg Levels

Dear Emilner90 I am sorry to hear of your ectopic pregnancy. The experience can leave us with lots of questions and I’ll do my best to help. The time it can take for hCG levels to drop after surgery can vary between women. This is because we are all physiologically different and can depend on how hi...
by EPT Host 12
Fri Nov 24, 2017 2:26 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: 3 weeks after ectopic surgery pains
Replies: 1
Views: 6395

Re: 3 weeks after ectopic surgery pains

Dear Shannonf I am so sorry to hear of your ectopic pregnancy and loss. It can be all the more difficult to come to terms with what has happened in the absence of information and I will do my best to help with your questions. While I cannot comment in detail on healthcare practices in China, I can p...
by EPT Host 12
Tue Mar 14, 2017 8:58 am
Forum: Main Board
Topic: feeling lost, not help from doctors!
Replies: 2
Views: 4215

Re: feeling lost, not help from doctors!

Hello I am sorry to hear of your ectopic pregnancy and loss. We do often hear from women who experience ongoing pain and sensations with an ectopic pregnancy and this can be due to many things. They could be part of your healing process. It could be as a result of adhesions or scar tissue which form...
by EPT Host 12
Mon Mar 13, 2017 10:06 am
Forum: Main Board
Topic: A little advice plz?
Replies: 1
Views: 4177

Re: A little advice plz?

Dear Ellieb78 I am sorry to hear of the worrying time you are going through. As you rightly say, norethisterone and clomid can both have side effects and according to information I have found via NHS websites these can include: clomid - headaches, hot flushes, breast discomfort and nausea and irregu...