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how long do you wait for a first response pregnancy test

A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Chevies Newman
22 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: By the time you miss your period you have enough pregnancy hormone (if pregnant) to create a response. These tests are quite accurate. Good luck.
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
FIRST RESPONSE Early: Result pregnancy test is reported to detect HCG up to 6 days prior to your anticipated period. So, by taking it 6 days after your anticipated period ... Read More

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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christopher Friesen
43 years experience Family Medicine
Using birth control?: assuming your birth control method is reliable I wouldn't be concerned. Rechecking the test in two or three days would be appropriate if you're that c ... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Juchau
33 years experience Family Medicine
Home Pregnancy: Tests are best done with the first morning urine as it is more concentrated and is more likely to have a higher concentration of HCG. That being said ... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Silverman
49 years experience Fertility Medicine
Pregnancy test: The newer test can diagnose a pregnancy a week before menses.
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Berryman
54 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
HCG: 10,000 units: The 10,000 units of HCG will stimulate ovulation, and will remain in your system for 7-10 days at least. If you do not have a period in three weeks af ... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
28 years experience General Practice
Back to high school: If you were sexual during ovulation and got pregnant then testing starting the morning after the first day of a missed period should be valid.
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Phil Chen
Dr. Phil Chen answered
26 years experience Family Medicine
Possible: You could run another test to confirm it.
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
FIRST RESPONSE Early: Result pregnancy test is reported to detect HCG up to 6 days prior to your anticipated period. A certain amount of HCG is required to trigger a + resu ... Read More
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A 25-year-old member asked:
Dr. Miguel Cano
30 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Repeat or see OB: If you have sx of pregnancy (nausea, breast tenderness, missed menses, fatigue, etc) repeat the test in a couple of days. Don't spend a fortune on tes ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
FIRST RESPONSE Early: Result pregnancy test is reported to detect HCG up to 6 days prior to your anticipated period. A certain amount of HCG is required to trigger a + resu ... Read More
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