Hi everyone , I was diagnosed with itp at age 21. I am 26 now and pregnant. Baby is perfectly fine thank gd but my counts are not! I am 5 1/2 month now and have a count of 22 thousand. Prednisone 30 Mg a day which only stabilizes my counts. Ivig infusion works brings counts over 150,000 that's what will be needed to deliver but praying I can lessen my dose soon. It causes horrible side effects , you don't feel yourself. Before the pregnancy I maintained levels of 40- 60 thousand platelets with monthly doctor visits. I am a healthy eater but was considering a high protein and kale diet. Hoping for a miracle and writing for any advice. ..
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