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How accurate is the dettol pregnancy test?

How accurate is the dettol pregnancy test?

Is it an FDA: Approved test? All fda approved tests are about equally accurate. You should wait 4-5 days after a missed period to do the test, use first morning urine and follow the instructions in the kit carefully. ...Read more

Dr. Edward Kuhnley
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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


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Hi how accurate is the dettol pregnancy test?

Hi how accurate is the dettol pregnancy test?

Hard to say: This has not been adequately studied to assess false positives and negatives.
For any question about the surety of pregnancy, get the serum b-hcg (blood test) -- it's positive within 48 - 72 hrs of fertilization. ...Read more

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Dettol pregnancy test, how does it work?

Dettol pregnancy test, how does it work?

This can be googled: I didn't give you any of the links I found because frankly, none of them were from professional organizations. You can buy a pregnancy test for less than $1 & it should be accurate. ...Read more

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Can dettol be used as a home remedy for pregnancy test?

Pregnancy test: Not sure what you mean by remedy for a pregnancy test, but dettol is toxic to humans and can cause death from ingestion or inhalation. If you are pregnant and don't want to be please go to a provider who can take care of it safely. ...Read more

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Are all home taken pregnancy test accurate?

Are all home taken pregnancy test accurate?

Yes and you: Need to follow the instructions in the kit carefully. A negative test done too early does not exclude pregnancy. For optimal results do the test 4-5 days after a missed period and use first morning urine. ...Read more

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Is the 99¢ pregnancy test 100% accurate or is it too cheap to be always accurate?

Is the 99¢ pregnancy test 100% accurate or is it too cheap to be always accurate?

If "positive" yes: Usually these tests are accurate if positive. A negative test may mean denatured or expired agents so I would repeat it if symptoms of pregnancy are present. However, nothing is 100% so see your doc if you have questions. Most offices do free upts also, so call your local OB & see if this service is offered. Take care. ...Read more

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Is pregnancy test from blood accurate?

Is pregnancy test from blood accurate?

Pregnancy Testing: Yes, if performed after an appropriate length of time after possible conception. ...Read more

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How accurate is the rexall pregnancy test?

How accurate is the rexall pregnancy test?

FDA approval: All fda approved tests are generally accurate. Accuracy also depends on following the instructions for the test. ...Read more

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Pregnancy test accurate 22 days after sex?

Pregnancy test accurate 22 days after sex?

Accurate if positive: If it is negative and you do not get a period, repeat the test in 4-5 days. 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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How accurate would a pregnancy test at 20 weeks?

How accurate would a pregnancy test at 20 weeks?

Do not need a test: At twenty weeks the belly shows pregnancy, fetus can be felt and you do not need a test. ...Read more

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Will a pregnancy test be accurate if I have an iud?

Will a pregnancy test be accurate if I have an iud?

Yes: Pregnancy tests work by detecting a hormone that is only produced when you are pregnant. Having an iud should not effect the results of the test. ...Read more

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Would pregnancy test be accurate 17 days after sex?

Would pregnancy test be accurate 17 days after sex?

If positive: A negative result at 17 days after sex does not rule out pregnancy. If it is positive, it confirms pregnancy. If the result is negative, you should repeat the test 5-7 days later. 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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Will a pregnancy test be accurate 18 days after sex?

Will a pregnancy test be accurate 18 days after sex?

Yes: Conception could occur up to 6 days after having sex - if that is when ovulation happens. By ten days after conception a pregnancy test would be positive. So 18 days after sex, even if ovulation happened 6 days later - if conception did occur then the pregnancy would be 12 days old and the test would be positive. Good luck. ...Read more

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What is a good bleach pregnancy test that's accurate?

What is a good bleach pregnancy test that's accurate?

Unclear question: What is a bleach pregnancy test? All fda approval kits for home pregnancy test are accurate. Wait 4-5 days after a missed period to do the test. Use first morning urine and follow the instructions carefully. ...Read more

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How accurate is a month expired urine pregnancy test?

How accurate is a month expired urine pregnancy test?

Probably OK: Shelf life of many products is determined by how long they were tested. One month after the expiration the product is still probably ok. ...Read more

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When is a pregnancy test accurate after taking plan b?

When is a pregnancy test accurate after taking plan b?

Pregnancy test: Can take a regular pregnancy test about 14 days after (sometimes earlier with an early-response type test). ...Read more

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Can a pregnancy test be accurate at 18 days after sex?

Can a pregnancy test be accurate at 18 days after sex?

3 days before period: Urine pregnancy tests are best taken after a missed period or no earlier than 3 days before a missed period for accuracy sake. ...Read more

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Can a pregnancy test be accurate 30-31 days after sex?

Can a pregnancy test be accurate 30-31 days after sex?

Yes.: Although the accuracy of urine pregnancy tests can be quite variable most of the home pregnancy test would generally tend to be fairly good "30-31 days after sex". A blood betaHCG pregnancy test can be much more reliable and accurate. ...Read more

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Is clear blue accurate pregnancy test 22 days after sex?

Is clear blue accurate pregnancy test 22 days after sex?

Depends: If you do the test correctly, and do it 4-5 days after a missed period, it is accurate. Use first morning urine and follow the instructions for the test carefully. Time since sex is not a reliable time marker. ...Read more

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Will a pregnancy test at 20-26 days after sex be accurate?

Will a pregnancy test at 20-26 days after sex be accurate?

Should be: Depend when u had sex. Did u miss a period? If you conceived it may be accurate but it all depends on when u ovulated. Good luck, but wait until u miss a period, you may be over stressing yourself. ...Read more

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Would a sure aid pregnancy test be accurate at 5 days late?

Unclear question: Any of the fda approved test kits for home pregnancy test will provide accurate results five days after a missed period. Use first morning urine and follow the instructions for the test carefully. ...Read more

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Can you get an accurate pregnancy test 12 days after sex?

Can you get an accurate pregnancy test 12 days after sex?

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

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How to take pregnancy test at home and get accurate results?

See below: Purchase and perform a home pregnancy test according to instructions. They turn positive at about the time you're 1 week late. If it's negative, repeat in 1 week. ...Read more

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How likely is it that my pregnancy test result was accurate?

Technique & timing: Pregnancy tests are accurate provide the test is done properly and at the right time. For optimum results you should wait 4-5 days after a missed period, use first morning urine and follow the instructions in the package carefully. ...Read more

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Is it accurate to take a pregnancy test a day after takin wine?

Wine?: The pregnancy test is not affected by wine, it is affected by how many days after fertilization you take it. They are generally reliable 12 days after fertilization. ...Read more

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Will a pregnancy test be accurate if negative 5 weeks after sex?

Will a pregnancy test be accurate if negative 5 weeks after sex?

Yes: If you did the test correctly and it was negative five weeks after the last episode of sex, you are not pregnant. ...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