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i have it too. I take extra folic acid (2 mg /day) super B supplement, added extra B6 now that i'm pregs, regular vits with Bs a baby aspirin and pretty soon i'll have to start shots. I saw a hematologist last December and finally got the broader picture of what i need to do to ensure the rest of my life is healthy. Most docs really dont know very much so a hematologist is your best bet for well round care of your MTHFR
The OB told me I had it and he's going to get in touch with the Peri to find out what to do other than 1mg folic acid twice a day. I will ask to see a Hemotologist. I have Hetero he didn't say if it was compound but I have one mutation in two genes. I'm having no luck researching it in layman terms.
I don't know what that is...but am happy they figured it out! Sounds like it isn't too bad to manage if folic is the answer.
__________________ Bobbie mom to : Jeremy (22) Amanda (19) Matthew ( 4) and Daniel (3).... RYAN DAVID 1/4/14 8lbs 10oz 20 3/4 inches!!! My miracle happened! step-mom to: Stephany (23) and Krista (20) step-grandma to: Wesley (3), Rosemarie (7 months)
On 1/31/12 at exactly 16 weeks pregnant Noah came too soon. He was our 7th loss
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You must be so relieved to finally have some answers and be starting on a plan for addressing it. You might also ask around at some other boards TTC w/medical assistance or something like that (if you haven't already). Sometimes I find that I get way more info from others on here than I do from the internet or even my doc. Good luck.