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can i take a pregnancy test while on my period

A 110-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
You may, by why?: Avoid blood contamination of the urine you use for the test, if you must do it. However, even if the bleeding is implantation, it would be too early t ... Read More

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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience Family Medicine
Either way: The newer home pregnancy tests are positive within 72 hours when you be starting your next expected period. If it's negative, wait 1 week.
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
What for?: If you are menstruating, you are not pregnant. If you must Use first morning urine and follow the instructions for the test carefully. If you do not w ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Why?: If you are on your period than you are not pregnant.
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Sure : You can take a pregnancy test anytime. Not likely to be positive since you're on your period.
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Dr. Alan Patterson
41 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: May be + or not a blood one would be + if u are.
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Henry Jacobs
65 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Don't understand ?: you do a preg test 3-10 days after you conceive most people don't conceive during their period
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gerard Honore
28 years experience Fertility Medicine
Go ahead: If you are a day late on a regular period this test will be accurate. Good wishes.
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Anthony Gingo
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Pregnancy test: Probably not. The pregnancy test does not become positive until after implantation, when the fertilized egg implants into the endometrium, which happe ... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
9 years experience Family Medicine
Pregnancy test: It will be too early to get a reliable result. You should certainly take it if you miss the period.
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