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Switched bcp and now no period. 6 days late and low abdominal cramping since the day of expecter period. Negative pregnant test. Can i still be pregnant?

Switched bcp and now no period. 6 days late and low abdominal cramping since the day of expecter period. Negative pregnant test. Can i still be pregnant?

Possibly : Take another test in a few days to check if pregnant. Follow up with gyn if still cramping and no menses- esp. If test is positive. Some pills are more likely than others to minimize or eliminate menses. Good luck. ...Read more

Dr. John Leander Po
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Antibiotic (Definition)

An antibiotic is a medicine that slows, stops, or kills germs. The germs are usually bacteria causing an infection in a person, so the person uses antibiotics to help his body get ...Read more


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Late period with pregnancy symptoms and now bleeding?

Late period with pregnancy symptoms and now bleeding?

Check: Check for pregnancy with otc pregnancy test. If + may be implantation bleeding. If bleeding a lot with + pregnancy test, please see your ob/gyne. ...Read more

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Period 10 days late with light spotting at the beginning. Two negative pregnancy tests but now have milky discharge. Period is never late. Pregnant?

Period  10 days late with light spotting at the beginning. Two negative pregnancy tests but now have milky discharge. Period is never late. Pregnant?

Further Testing: You can have a serum pregnancy test drawn that will be more accurate than the Urine HCG tests. However, if you are having vaginal discharge and are not pregnant, evaluation for Vaginal infection is recommended. ...Read more

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I have sore breast and missed period 14 days late and negative pregnancy test and cramping what's wrong?

I have sore breast and missed period 14 days late and negative pregnancy test and cramping what's wrong?

Pregnancy test: A home urine pregnancy test won't turn positive until 10-14 days after conception. Using the 1st urine of the morning will concentrate the beta-HCG hormone in the urine. In this case I recommend repeating home pregnancy test. ...Read more

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Started period 4 days early. Bled for a 1.5 days and stopped. Negative pregnancy test. Normal period flow for start of period.

Started period 4 days early. Bled for a 1.5 days and stopped. Negative pregnancy test. Normal period flow for start of period.

Premenstrual bleedin: Always check a pregnancy test first when this happens. Otherwise it just sounds like some premenstrual bleeding, which can happen for a variety of reasons and if its only once is usually just a by chance episode. If it gets more regular then you have to worry about things like fibroids, endometriosis, infection, etc. ...Read more

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Breast tenderness, nausea, 3rd day of missed period. Took the 6 days before your missed period hpt but got a negative. My period is never late.

Breast tenderness, nausea, 3rd day of missed period. Took the 6 days before your missed period hpt but got a negative. My period is never late.

Pregnant: many times your story results in a negative urine pregnancy test. either wait 2 weeks and re ch pregnancy test or go to your doctors office for a serum pregnancy test, those detect pregnancy earlier than the otc urine test, your symptoms are oftem related to an early pregnancy ...Read more

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Can UTI cause late period considering that i was 8 days late during my last menstrual cycle and now its 10days late and yet to see it?

Can UTI cause late period considering that i was 8 days late during my last menstrual cycle and now its 10days late and yet to see it?

Here are some ...: Period irregularity may confuse the timing for testing pregnancy although it's generally advised to do HPT soon after missing the regularly expected period. If (-) or still in doubt, repeat it in one week. For your situation, it's useful to know ovulation occurs some 2 weeks before period disregarding period regularity. So, you know when to test and what to expect. More? Ask Doc timely. est wish ...Read more

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Spotting brown 2 weeks after period constipation cold hand and feet and missed period took pregnant bf missed cycle and neg could i still be pregnant ?

Spotting brown 2 weeks after period constipation cold hand and feet and missed period took pregnant bf missed cycle and neg could i still be pregnant ?

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 best time to take one is when you miss your period.  if you doubt the result you can repeat it in 1-2 days. If you were pregnant the hormone level would rise enough for detection. ...Read more

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Negative test but 3 days late for period cramping and noticeable clear discharge?

Negative test but 3 days late for period cramping and noticeable clear discharge?

Trust the test: The home pregnancy test will be positive at 7 days after conception, so if you are late for your period and pregnant, the test will be positive. If you are having cramping pain and discharge you should get evaluated by your doctor for an infection. ...Read more

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Slight cravings minor cramping missed period five days late and tender breast and nipples took a test a week before missed period negative. Pregnant?

Slight cravings minor cramping missed period five days late and tender breast and nipples took a test a week before missed period negative.  Pregnant?

Take a test : 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 best time to take one is when you miss your period. If you doubt the result you can repeat it in 1-2 days. If you were pregnant the hormone level would rise enough for detection. ...Read more

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Antibiotics for bacterial infection, on birth control 1 yr, not missed pills, had unprotected sex day started antibiotics. nausea and cramps day afte?

Antibiotics for bacterial infection, on birth control 1 yr, not missed pills, had unprotected sex day started antibiotics.  nausea and cramps day afte?

Probably infection: I doubt that the nausea and cramping are due to the birth control pills. The infection may be causing them ( you did not say what kind of infection) or , more likely the antibiotics. Antibiotics frequently cause stomach upset and cramping. Some do interfere with contraception though so to be safe use condoms or another backup for the rest of this package. ...Read more

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3 weeks late for period and been spotting on/off for 5 days. Took hpts on 1st and 2nd week delay but negative. Pregnant?

3 weeks late for period and been spotting on/off for 5 days. Took hpts on 1st and 2nd week delay but negative. Pregnant?

Probably not: There are a lot of reasons for a delayed period. But if the pregnancy tests are negative, it's not likely to be a pregnancy. Stress, thyroid disorder, medications, exercise, eating disorders, hormonal changes and other things can cause skipped periods. A pregnancy of less than 10 days from time of conception is also a possibility. ...Read more

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3 days late on period. Took a HPT, negative result. Now my period is 5 days late. I can feel all the cramps and backache but why no period?

3 days late on period. Took a HPT, negative result. Now my period is 5 days late. I can feel all the cramps and backache but why no period?

May be coming: This may be a longer cycle du to delayed ovulation. It is also possible to skip a period and it is not a sign of anything wrong. Repeat the pregnancy test if the period is 2 weeks late ...Read more

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Sex 2 days before period is due, period never came and now 8 late and negative HPT?

Sex 2 days before period is due, period never came and now 8 late and negative HPT?

Late period.: Reasons for missed/late periods: low body weight, obesity, marked weight ^ or v, over-exercise, endurance athletics, breast-feeding, ^ stress, illness, eating disorders (bulimia or anorexia), anovulatory cycle (no egg released), travel, hormone irregularities, drug use, meds (i.e., birth control) or medical problems (i.e. PCOS). #1 reason is pregnancy. ...Read more

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Clear discharge and 8 days late for period .....Am i pregnant?

Clear discharge and 8 days late for period .....Am i pregnant?

Take the test: If you want to know if you are pregnant, 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 any pharmacy and in minutes you will have your answer. They can detect a pregnancy 7-10 days after conception. The best time to take one is when you miss your period. The discharge requires a separate evaluation. ...Read more

Dr. Mary David
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Delayed Menstrual Period (Definition)

The normal range of a menstrual cycle is 28-32 days. Generally a cycle is considered delayed if it goes beyond 32 days, however, this must be tempered ...Read more