A 30-year-old female asked:
I am 2 weeks late with my period. all the pregnancy tests shows negative. can i be pregnant? i drink oralcon everyday. my breasts hurt and it's tender. how long should i wait before i test again and should i do a blood test?
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Pediatrics 33 years experience
Tests are accurate: Today's home pregnancy tests are very accurate and not affected by foods, herbs, common illnesses, sexually transmitted diseases, vaginal spotting, or medications. A test gives a reliable result 3 weeks after sex (or when conception might have happened) or 1 week after missing a period. If done sooner, a negative result may be due to testing too early, such as less than 2 weeks after conception.
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Last updated Apr 16, 2018
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