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Can You Get An Accurate Answer From A Pregnancy Test If Your Still Spotting
I had sex on my last period day, I was still spotting, I took a pregnancy test on day 10 after sex and day 11 both were negative is this accurate?
Yes: It is very likely accurate. If you are unsure, repeat the test mid cycle. ...Read more
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Why am I still spotting? I took a pregnancy test and it came back negative so could it still be early? I have a lot of symptoms to be pregnant.
Yes: You could have ovulated later this month for various reasons. Because of this the pregancy test might not be positive yet, and you could be pregnant. By repeating the pregnancy test in a fews days, it could turn poitive explaing your symptoms. If your spotting will probably will turn into a normal period. ...Read more
If im 2 weeks late and I'm still spotting (light pink and dark brown) for 5 days now what does that mean? All pregnancy test are negative though.
No clear answer:
Menstrual irregularities are not uncommon and anovulatory cycle is a common cause. If you miss more than two periods it would be time to see your doctor. Consult this site for more information on this topic.
http://www. Nichd. Nih. Gov/health/topics/menstruation/conditioninfo/Pages/causes. Aspx ...Read more
7+ days still spotting when wiping. Expected Period 4 days ago. Still negative pregnancy test. How long till Positive result?
Not pregnant: You are not pregnant. Why would you think otherwise? ...Read more
I ve bin spotting for almost fourteen days now and I had sex and had a normal bleeding for some hours but now it's back 2 spotting again. I ve done a pregnancy test thrice all negatives bin taking this drug Levofloxacin Tablets but am still spotting. What
Spotting: Irregular periods are one of the most common problems obgyns treat. If this is one time problem it usually resolves on its own. If this is a recurring problem you should be evaluated. Infections ; hormonal changes can cause spotting. If there is a concern for pregnancy then do a home pregnancy test. There are many options available to help regulate the menstrual cycle. Schedule a visit. ...Read more
Spotting since 11jan on & off missed period last month still spotting this period was due 3 days ago took pregnancy test neg my dr said not to worie?
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
Home pregnancy test negative... Still spotting light pink and brown. Nausea hurts when lay in belly, breast tenderness. Can a Blood test be Positive?
See: Your doctor and have a blood test done to confirm whether you are or are not pregnant. The home tests are good but not as accurate as the blood tests ...Read more
I took home pregnancy test and it was positive. Only thing is, there's always a brown like spottings. Is this normal?
How many days after sex should I wait to get an accurate results on a pregnancy test? I'm on day 23 still negative
You are not pregnant: Fourteen days after conception a pregnancy test should be accurate. If you are negative at day 23 you are most likely not pregnant. ...Read more
I'm late on my cycle and I've taken 3 pregnancy test, all negative, when is the best time to test to get a more accurate answer.
See your doctor.: If you're late with your period, you still might be pregnant, even though your tests were negative. Likely the best time to test is about 10 days after mid cycle, when ovulation normally occurs. Some tests can detect pregnancy in about 48 hours, but it's a good idea to be sure. Given your results and no period it would be smart to see your doctor for an exam and tests to be sure. Best of luck! ...Read more
Can I drop blood on a urine pregnancy test and still get accurate results? If not, where can I get a blood pregnancy test?
I took a pregancy test n it came back negative but I still didn't get my period..... N it looks like spotting in my panties?
If my period is supposed to start on Saturday and I take a pregnancy test today, can I still get accurate results?
Yes: Take a test. 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
Can you still get accurate results in pregnancy test if you held onto your pee. Ex. I woke up at 10 am I took the test at 3 pm. (Did not pee yet)?
Last period was 3/26, if I had sex on the 7th and 9th of this month; can a blood pregnancy test be accurate or can I still get a false negative?
Positive test hcg: Its probably a little early for commercial test to turn positive at this time. Most of them work or turn positve the day before you missed your period. You can easily get a false negative test now and still be pregnant. Good luck. ...Read more
If I have all pregnancy symptoms and movements, but got the Depo-Provera shot on the 30th, would the home pregnancy test still give me an accurate answer?
Yes: If you are pregnant, the home pregnancy test would be positive. If the result is negative repeat the test 4-5 days later unless you get a period by then. Use first morning urine and follow the instructions for the test carefully. If you have any doubt, get a blood test for HCG level. ...Read more
How soon after having light spotting can I get an accurate pregnancy test? Had period early this month and spotting 2 weeks later
Checking - pregnancy: Is timed by timing of spotting. Would recommend that you test if you miss your period. Take care. ...Read more
If I take a pregnancy test 2 weeks after my period (I was only spotting) will it still be accurate?
Depends upon when: You had intercourse and when you think you might have become pregnant. If you think your last cycle was unusual and you are wondering if you became pregnant about a month ago, then yes, the pregnancy test should be accurate. If you want to know if you have concieved this cycle, you'll have to wait until your period is due, and if you are late, then the test will be accurate for this month. OK? ...Read more
Can you take a pregnancy test when your spotting/bleeding? Reason is cause I am 12 days early. And still on it been 5 days still get cramps. And moody
Yes: The test may not be accurate if you are not yet 4 weeks pregnant. ...Read more
If I take a pregnancy test in the afternoon while on my period will it still be accurate? I'm afraid bc I had spotting then period never spotted b4?
Not pregnant: Having a period is your body's way of proving you did not get pregnant. You do not need to test. It would be a complete waste of money. But, if you test, it will be negative and it will be valid because you are not pregnant. ...Read more
Will you get an accurate urine pregnancy test results 5.3 weeks after sex? I used first response brand.
Once in a while: A urine pregnancy test, done correctly, gives a reliable result 3 weeks after sex (3 weeks after when conception might have occurred), or 1 week after missing a period. If done sooner, a positive result is likely real, but a negative result may be due to testing too soon, and thus lead to a repeat test. If a woman gets her normal regular period, then she is not pregnant, and a test is not needed. ...Read more
You should: That's been plenty of time for a test to reveal a positive result. ...Read more
Can we check for pregnancy test after 2weeks of intercourse. Can we get accurate result after 2weeks. I am eager to check whether I am pregnant r not?
After missed period: Conception, as defined by the generation of a fertilized ovum, occurs within day or so of the sex. However, it takes about two weeks for the embryo to make enough HCG to produce a positive pregnancy test. Blood test may be done a day after a missed period. Home pregnancy tests should be done 4-5 days after the missed period. A negative result on a test done too early is not reliable. ...Read more
Get a new test kit:
The answer is "maybe" Since you really want to know whether or not you are pregnant, go buy a new test. If the expired one tests negative, you won't be sure you can believe it!
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Not days past sex...: The time for an accurate test is a count of days from the missed period. If you are late by over a week - 10 days, a test should be accurate but read the pkg. Better yet, have it done at a clinic if you're not confident. When the sex happened matters vis-a -vis ovulation. Closer = more likely to conceive. Discuss and learn at the clinic! And get and use protection! ...Read more
If you: Have your period you cannot be pregnant ...Read more
Rarely: Home pregnancy tests are very accurate and not affected by foods, herbs, common illnesses, sexually transmitted diseases, or medications. A correctly done urine test gives a reliable result 3 weeks after sex or 1 week after missing a period. If done sooner, a positive result is likely real, but a negative result may be due to testing too soon. If worried, can test one more time next week. ...Read more
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Too soon to test:
You should do the test 4-5 days after a missed period. If the result is negative repeat it in 4-5 days. Use first morning urine and follow the instructions carefully. Alternatively you could get a blood test for HCG level a day after the missed period. 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
After missed period:
You should do the test 4-5 days after a missed period. if the result is negative repeat the test in 5-4 days, unless you get a period by then. 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
Low probability: I would at least wait until you have missed your period and then try. ...Read more