Prednisone for implantation

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GoFollies
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Prednisone for implantation

Post by GoFollies » Tue Feb 16, 2016 3:55 am

Dear Dr Wisot

I wanted to ask when you use prednisone for implantation? If at all?

I have ANA 1:160 while on baby aspirin. Would this be an indication for prednisone?

I read there is risk of cleft lip and cleft pallet but the chance is about 1:700 normally, but with prednisone during 1st trimester its about 1:175. Is this a high risk or is the benefit to implantation a lot more?

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Re: Prednisone for implantation

Post by Dr. Wisot » Tue Feb 16, 2016 8:59 am

I don't use it.

Arthur L. Wisot, M. D.
Reproductive Partners Medical Group
Redondo Beach, California

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