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Can i take a pregnancy test while light bleeding before my period ? Ihad a bad cramping &' ivomit pregnancy sign ?

Can i take a pregnancy test while light bleeding before my period ? Ihad a bad cramping &' ivomit pregnancy sign ?

Home pregnancy test: Home pregnancy tests are most accurate when taken after you've missed your period, not before. Not everyone will have bad cramping or vomit as sign of pregnancy. So i'd suggest waiting until you're truly late before taking test. ...Read more

Menstrual Cycle (Definition)

The menstrual cycle begins with the shedding of the uterine lining, resulting in bleeding from the vagina. A few weeks later, one ovary releases an egg and the uterine lining thickens in preparation for a potential pregnancy. Pregnancy can occur at this stage if sperm fertilizes the egg. If the egg is not fertilized, the egg will leave your body and ...Read more


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I'm bleeding, can I still take a pregnancy test while possibly on my period? Just in case its somehow implantation.

I'm bleeding, can I still take a pregnancy test while possibly on my period? Just in case its somehow implantation.

You may, by why?: Avoid blood contamination of the urine you use for the test, if you must do it. However, even if the bleeding is implantation, it would be too early to do the test. It is best to wait 4-6 days after a missed period to do the test. Use first morning urine and follow the instructions for the test carefully. ...Read more

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Could I take a pregnancy test while on my period? Im on my 5th day. And bleeding barely...

Could I take a pregnancy test while on my period? Im on my 5th day. And bleeding barely...

What for?: If you are menstruating, you are not pregnant. If you must Use first morning urine and follow the instructions for the test carefully. If you do not wish to be pregnant, use contraception all the time, every time. You may consider implanted contraceptive, or IUD. Practice safe sex. Get HPV vaccine. ...Read more

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Can I take a pregnancy test during my period ?

Can I take a pregnancy test during my period ?

Sure : You can take a pregnancy test anytime. Not likely to be positive since you're on your period. ...Read more

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When do I take a pregnancy test when my period is over?

When do I take a pregnancy test when my period is over?

Don't understand ?: you do a preg test 3-10 days after you conceive most people don't conceive during their period ...Read more

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Should I take a pregnancy test? My period is 2 days late.

Should I take a pregnancy test? My period is 2 days late.

Go ahead: If you are a day late on a regular period this test will be accurate. Good wishes. ...Read more

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My period is 8 days away can I take a pregnancy test now?

My period is 8 days away can I take a pregnancy test now?

Pregnancy test: Probably not. The pregnancy test does not become positive until after implantation, when the fertilized egg implants into the endometrium, which happens about 9 days after ovulation (range: 6-12 days), and it takes another 3-4 days after implantation for the hcg (blood pregnancy test) to be evident in the blood. ...Read more

Dr. M. Hytham Beck
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Pregnancy (Definition)

When your due date arrives, you will be more than ready to have your baby! Most women deliver the baby somewhere between 37 and 42 weeks. According to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, only 5% of babies arrive on the exact due date. Approximately 7% of babies are not delivered by 42 weeks, and when that happens, it is referred to ...Read more


Dr. Stephen Sudler
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Pregnancy Test (Definition)

A pregnancy test measures a hormone called human chorionic gonadotropin (HCG). HCG is a hormone produced during pregnancy. It appears in the blood and urine of pregnant women as early as ...Read more