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Dr. Brad Goldenberg
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Can you get pregnant while your on your period?

Can you get pregnant while your on your period?

It happens anytime: You can get pregnant at any time during your cycle. The chance is less right before/during/after period, but still happens. Best chance is around time of ovulation--often midcycle for most women. Many women have some light period/bleeding during the first month or two after becoming pregnant. It is very easy and fast to do a home pregnancy test--which is highly accurate. So, check a hpt. Good luck. ...Read more

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Can you get pregnant while your on your period?

Can you get pregnant while your on your period?

How?: It is hard to have a relation...There is no egg to be fertilized so no preganancy. ...Read more

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Hey. Can you get pregnant if your on your period?

Hey. Can you get pregnant if your on your period?

Not exactly: Women can get pregnant when they are bleeding especially when the bleeding is not their normal period. Not all vaginal bleeding means they are on their menstrual cycle. Ovulation occurs 14 days before the cycle starts and this is the optimal time to get pregnant. When a true menstrual cycle comes it means ovulation did not occur. Having sex during that time would be low risk for pregnancy. ...Read more

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How likely is it to get pregnant if you have sex while your on your period?

How likely is it to get pregnant if you have sex while your on your period?

Unlikley: Depends on the cycle length. Sperm could potentially be viable and effective for up to 6 days inside the body. If a woman has a cycle length of 21 days then she will ovulate about cycle day 7. If she has a five day period, then there is the small possibility that having sex during the period on or after cycle day 2 could result in a conception. But, with a 28 day cycle there would be no chance. ...Read more

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If your on your period and take a pregnancy test ... Will you get accurate results?

If your on your period and take a pregnancy test ... Will you get accurate results?

Yes, but wait for...: Yes, the result will be accurate, but wait for a missed period (and do the test the week after the missed period). If a woman is on her normal regular period, she shouldn't waste a pregnancy test at that time. ...Read more

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If a guy cum inside you while your on your period and the day after your off dose that mean u can get pregnant?

If a guy cum inside you while your on your period and the day after your off dose that mean u can get pregnant?

Sex during period: Not very likely that you would get pregnant with sex during menstrual period. If you do miss your next period then you can do a home pregnancy test to check. ...Read more

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Is it okay to take a pregnancy test while your on your period? And will i get accurate results if i was to do so...?

Is it okay to take a pregnancy test while your on your period?  And will i get accurate results if i was to do so...?

No need to do it: If you are having a period, you could not be pregnant. The proper time to do a pregnancy test is 4-5 after a missed period. Use first morning urine and follow the instructions for the test. ...Read more

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Can you get pregnant if you have sex while your on your period? Is it unhealthy to have sex while on your cycle? Will it affect your body n a bad way

Can you get pregnant if you have sex while your on your period?  Is it unhealthy to have sex while on your cycle? Will it affect your body n a bad way

Unlikely: It would be unlikely tfor you to become pregnant during your period. However, if you are more vulnerable for pelvic inflammatory diseases if bacteria or std's go up into your reproductive tract. ...Read more

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Can you get pregnant when u are on lupron (leuprolide) and ovaries are asleep and your on your period?

Can you get pregnant when u are on lupron (leuprolide) and ovaries are asleep and your on your period?

No: If you are suppressed on Lupron (leuprolide) you should not be able to get pregnant at all. On the other hand, you should not be having a period either. When did you start the lupron (leuprolide)? Is it the monthly depot shot or a daily injection? ...Read more

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Could you get pregnant while on your period?

Could you get pregnant while on your period?

Yes: Pregnancy is fairly unusual after having sex while on your period, but it certainly could happen. ...Read more

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Might you get pregnant while on your period?

Might you get pregnant while on your period?

Yes: You always have to rule out pregnancy. Get a home pregnancy test. They should turn positive about the time you're a week late. If it's negative, repeat it and call your doctor. ...Read more

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Is it easier to get pregnant on your period?

Is it easier to get pregnant on your period?

No: The best time to try is 14 days before your period, which you'll have to estimate by the length of your cycle. When you have your period, you are sloughing off the uterine lining that was prepared to welcome a fertilized egg, so your period would be the worst time to try. ...Read more

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Can you get pregnant on your period?

Can you get pregnant on your period?

YES: Ckeck your cycles regularly; however i advise a home pregnancy test and a specific bloodtest (HCG) for pregancy. ?No birth control?- check with your gyn. ...Read more

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Can you get pregnant on your period?

Can you get pregnant on your period?

No u can't: Unless there's divine intervention. There's no ovulation during menstruation thus there's no egg cell to get fertilized by the sperm. Best wishes! ...Read more

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Can you get pregnant on your period?

Can you get pregnant on your period?

Less likely: If your period is regular, monthly, sperm from sex during your period would not likely still be alive at the time you ovulate. The problem si that many young women may not have truly regualar periods. Just because you are bleeding doesn't mean it's always a normal period. So sometimes you can still get pregnant if you have sex while bleeding. ...Read more

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How can you get pregnant on your period?

How can you get pregnant on your period?

Conception: If you have a really short menstrual cycle, you had sex on the last day of your period, and there was still viable sperm by the time the egg is around - it could happen. In other words if the moon aligned with the ..... Although very unlikely, you should use protection for all vaginal intercourse if you are not ready for pregnancy. ...Read more

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Can you get pregnant while on your period?

Can you get pregnant while on your period?

No, not unless...: A woman cannot get pregnant during the first few days of her normal regular periods. However, if she has some spotting and is not on her period, but mistakenly thinks she is on her period, it is possible that she is fertile during the spotting. A urine pregnancy test can be done about 3 weeks after sex, if worried. ...Read more

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Menstrual Period (Definition)

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