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False Negative Pregnancy Test Breastfeeding
Pregnancy Tests: Pregnancy tests are designed to look for the presence of beta-hcg which is a hormone produced by a conceptus and acts to maintain a pregnancy. The level rises very quickly after conception and can be detected as early as 1 week after conception and almost always by 2 weeks after conception. False negatives occur during this 2 week period. Breastfeeding does not impact this hormone. ...Read more
If you're pregnant or planning to get pregnant, there are many things you can do to give your baby a healthy start: Regular prenatal visits along with laboratory testing, ultrasounds, prenatal vitamins and immunizations (like the flu shot and whopping cough booster). Now's the time to eat healthy, stay hydrated, and ...Read more
Baby is 12 weeks old. I had tubal done day after. Not breastfeeding. negative pregnancy test. Is this normal? should i be concerned?
Clarify Question?: I am not seeing that there is actually a question here? Can you please rephrase? ...Read more
Had period twice in January no period since on joluvette bc not breastfeeding, negative pregnancy test what is going on?
Anovulatory cycle: You will need a GYN evalaution of your feamle and thyroid hormonal levels as well as a pelvic examination. ...Read more
I had a negative pregnancy test and I am breastfeeding, but I am 1week4days late after 42 days,I have heavy bleeding bright red blood. Is this normal?
Not unusual: If your period was late, there may have been additional build up of uterine lining in that time, leading to particularly heavy period this time. You are not pregnant, so not to worry. Make sure you are getting adequate iron in your diet to have enough for your blood loss and feeding your baby. May need a temporary iron supplement. ...Read more
Baby is 12 weeks old. I had tubal done day after. Not breastfeeding. No period yet? negative pregnancy test. Is this normal? should i be concerned?
2 months postpartum. Not breastfeeding. Why haven't i had my period yet? 3 negative pregnancy test! and could i still be pregnant?
Time to adjust: It takes time to reset your periods after having a baby. If you had very irregular or widely spaced periods before your baby came, you may be going back to that model. If your periods were quite regular, remember that you could be ovulating, and get pregnant as a result of unprotected sex during ovulation. So do be careful, but remember that a new baby is a lot for your body to adjust to! ...Read more
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What are the chances of a false negative pregnancy test I've been having a lot of symptoms took a test and it said negative ?
Possible if early: A false negative pregnancy test is possible if the test was done too early or the test is beyond its expiration date. Wait for 3-5 days and do a repeat test using your first morning urine. If it is still negative, there is another cause for your symptoms. Hope this helps. ...Read more
Breastfeeding is providing nutrition to an infant using breat milk either directly by infant latching and sucking on the nipple or by feeding via bottle with expressed breast milk (when baby has difficulty suckling). Breast milk is the best milk for any baby but ...Read more
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