A 19-year-old female asked:
how long after a missed period do you take a pregpregnancy test?
2 doctor answers
Dr. Albert Pizzo answered
59 years experience Family Medicine
Preg test: You can start testing right after you are sure you have missed your period.
Answered on May 21, 2018
Dr. Dan Fisher answered
26 years experience Internal Medicine
5 days.: At five days after missed period the test should be very reliable. If you need to know sooner you can perform the test earlier, but you run the risk of having a falsely negative test.
Answered on May 29, 2016
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