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Heart Beat Dopplers

Anyone had any luck with using a heart beat doppler at 11 weeks? If so, what brand, make, etc. ? I am paranoid after having a missed miscarriage in Feb. that I will lose this baby. I think I can be reassured if I could hear the heart beat often.

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MentorMel

Asked by MentorMel at 4:06 PM on Aug. 25, 2010 in Pregnancy

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  • I don't know about brands. My midwife loaned us one for my 2nd pregnancy. My 1st ended in stillbirth. :( I heard my son's heart at 9 weeks!
    butterflyblue19

    Answer by butterflyblue19 at 4:08 PM on Aug. 25, 2010

  • i bought one off ebay, its works great!!!! i started listing to lilly's heart beat around 9 weeks, i am 17 weeks now and i listen to her heart beat once twice a week, the brand is sonoline, there are lots on ebay, i got mine for $60 bucks , it was worth every penny :) i would recomend it to anyone
    ashcrash

    Answer by ashcrash at 4:15 PM on Aug. 25, 2010

  • 11 wks should be far enough along to hear a heartbeat... never tried an at home doppler but I've heard a lot of people really like them
    elizabiza

    Answer by elizabiza at 4:36 PM on Aug. 25, 2010

  • You can google dopplers online I know a couple places where you can either buy or rent them. I think it's pretty neat but I haven't done it lol.
    cynprz

    Answer by cynprz at 5:18 PM on Aug. 25, 2010

  • Ah crap. I cant remember the brand name but its professional grade. Its not the head phones one. I got it off ebay for 75 bucks. I didnt get it till i was 14 weeks along and started bleeding so im not sure. It sais it worked from 12 weeks up i think?
    carsonsmommytam

    Answer by carsonsmommytam at 5:36 PM on Aug. 25, 2010

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