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How Long Should I Wait After Taking Plan B To Take A Pregnancy Test
Is 4 days after unprotected sex too soon to take a pregnancy test? I also have taken Plan B will that impact the result?
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
I had unprotected sex yesterday and I took plan b today in the morning how long should I wait to take a pregnancy test just to make sure I'm not?
No need : You did right think to take Plan B within right time frame ( 72 hours).In this instance you will get period most likely earlier. If you like to do pregnancy test wait about week. Think about better Plan " A" long term contraception AND condom use. Also prevention of STD !! Get checked by doctor regularly. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I took plan b 1 day ago my period was and is due any day now i had sex on Saturday how long should I wait til I take a pregnancy test?
Plan B: If your period is late (especially if 7 or more days late). Potential side effects with emergency contraception can include: tender breasts; changes in menstrual flow (spotting, bleeding, early or late period); loose stools; dizziness; headache; nausea/ vomiting; abdominal discomfort or feeling tired. If you develop chest tightness, difficulty breathing, swelling of lips, mouth, throat – call 911. ...Read more
How long after sex should I take a pregnancy test? Will birth control or Plan B mess up the results?
Take a test: Anyone having intercourse without birth control or condoms may get pregnant. 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. Plan B and birth control does not interfere with a pregnancy test results ...Read more
Period late, neg pregnancy test, took twice plan B this month? Suppose to start my birth control tomorrow. What to do? Do I take it, or do I wait?
Spotting 4 days after Plan B is this normal? If it is when can I take a pregnancy test after taking plan b?
Can I take a pregnancy test after 19 days after sex? Can I take still take a pregnancy test a day after taking plan b?
When should you take a pregnancy test after taking plan b? Also, when should you expect to bleed prior to taking plan b?
Home pregnancy test: No need to take home pregnancy test assuming that you used/took Plan B emergency contraception within 72hrs of unprotected sex. Check out http://www.planbonestep.com/ for more info re Plan B. Then see your Family Doc or GYN to discuss your birth control options goo.gl/toaWQ3. Consider testing for sexually transmitted diseases since not all infections cause symptoms. Next time, make him wear condom ...Read more
Period is a week late after taking plan b. Took Plan B during fertile period. Should i take a pregnancy test now?
1 week late: Take it when you're 1 week late. ...Read more
After taking Plan B Sunday, I began taking my birth control again Wednesday. When should I expect bleeding? And when should I take a pregnancy test?
See below: Onset of bleeding depends on your birth control pill cycle. You may take a pregnancy test about a month after the episode of sex in question. 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
If period is missed: 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. Use first morning urine and follow instructions for the test carefully. ...Read more
Wait 2 weeks.: If conception has occurred, a home test will usually turn positive two weeks after. ...Read more