Top answers from doctors based on your search:
Disclaimer

home pregnancy test

A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Chevies Newman
22 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Go buy one: Andone and read the instructions. It involves urine on a little dipstick like thing but some area little different.
1
1 thank
Dr. Carolyn Guarino
23 years experience Family Medicine
Directions in box?: The directions should come in the box with the kit to describe how to do the test. All use a small sample of urine to detect pregnancy.
5
5 thanks

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits
$15 per month
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
22 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Take a test : Don't guess. Take a test. In today's world you do not need to wonder if you are pregnant or not based on symptoms. Pregnancy tests are available at an ... Read More
2
2 thanks
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
37 years experience Family Medicine
See below: Purchase and perform the test, following the directions very carefully.
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Directions on box.: If you have been sexually active and have missed your period then you can go ahead and take a home pregnancy test (HPT) now. If negative and still no ... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
37 years experience Family Medicine
1 week late: Home pregnancy tests turn positive when you're about 1 week late. If it's negative, repeat in 1 week.
11
11 thanks
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carol Peters-tanksley
35 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: A home pregnancy test is quite accurate, but not quite 100%. If you are concerned that a home pregnancy test may not be telling you the truth, a sensi ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
Very reliable: Today's home pregnancy tests are very accurate and not affected by foods, herbs, common illnesses, sexually transmitted diseases, or medications. A co ... Read More
3
3 thanks
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Wendy Askew
24 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Hcg: Home urine pregnancy tests measure levels of the beta subunit of the human Chorionic Gonadotropin hormone. It becomes present in the body once implant ... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Do not try: It would be far more expensive than buying one from the drug store.
2
2 thanks
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
22 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Missed period: Home pregnancy tests are very accurate. They are the same tests used in a doctors office. They can detect a pregnancy 7-10 days after conception. The ... Read More
4
4 thanks
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
28 years experience General Practice
Timing Dependent: It all matters upon when you take the test. If you test too early it will be negative and invalid if you are really positive but it is too soon for th ... Read More
1
1 thank

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits
$15 per month