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I’m 42 year old woman with 2 healthy children. I’ve been

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I’m 42 year old woman with 2 healthy children. I’ve been trying to conceive but it’s not working. Is it because of my age as I’ve lupus(SLE)
Submitted: 13 days ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  ravikumarr replied 13 days ago.

Hello
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Customer: replied 13 days ago.
Where can I find proper help regarding my issues
Expert:  ravikumarr replied 13 days ago.

Age is a factor in your case . also SLE can cand costs increased spontaneous spontaneous abortions due to the auto immunity autoimmunity.

Customer: replied 13 days ago.
does that mean I won’t be able to conceive again?
Expert:  ravikumarr replied 13 days ago.

You can try for pregnancy  but once you become pregnant then you need to be closely monitored in the antenatal clinic.

You can also have a consultation with the rheumatologist who usually manages SLE Before trying for pregnancy. You might also need blood thinners. All these needs to be discussed with you before you before you can plan further to have another pregnancy

Customer: replied 13 days ago.
for now rheumatologist is the best for advice?
Customer: replied 13 days ago.
The latest miscarriage was on December 2020 about 8 months ago
Customer: replied 13 days ago.
I’ve been trying since then
Expert:  ravikumarr replied 13 days ago.

yes, the rheumatologist is the person  to help you

Customer: replied 13 days ago.
Thank you but how much of chances I have though?
Customer: replied 13 days ago.
I’m on medication
Expert:  ravikumarr replied 13 days ago.

what medication you are on please

Expert:  ravikumarr replied 13 days ago.

you have a fairy good chance, I should reckon

Customer: replied 13 days ago.
I’m on Azathioprine, Hydroxychloroquine,Ramipril,Prednisolone, Adcal,Alendronic acid
Expert:  ravikumarr replied 13 days ago.

now azathioprine, ramipri, hydroxy chloroquine can cause harm to baby if you become pregnant. these are called teratogenic effects. it should be discussed  before you try for pregnancy

Customer: replied 13 days ago.
nothing could be done unless I speak with the rheumatologist
Expert:  ravikumarr replied 13 days ago.

it is better for safety reasons

Customer: replied 13 days ago.
Ok thank you for your advice
Expert:  ravikumarr replied 13 days ago.

welcome. hope all goes well.