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A 29-year-old female asked:

I took hcg drops about a month ago, stopped about 15 days later. yesterday i took a home pregnancy test and it came back positive. could it be false?

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Dr. Bryan Kurtz
A Verified Doctoranswered
Obstetrics & Gynecology 34 years experience
Probably not: The drops were so long ago, and there is not great absorption anyway (ie. waste of money) that it would not cause the pregnancy test to be positive. I suggest you follow up with your GYN.

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