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I had unprotected sex 2 days ago and i missed my period today. How early can I take a pregnancy test?

I had unprotected sex 2 days ago and i missed my period today. How early can I take a pregnancy test?

Testing 4 pregnancy: Testing is best done after one misses a period, at least fourteen days after the sexual encounter. Your sex two days ago would not cause the delay in this months period. That would be both physically and chemically impossible. ...Read more

Menstrual Cycle (Definition)

The menstrual cycle begins with the shedding of the uterine lining, resulting in bleeding from the vagina. A few weeks later, one ovary releases an egg and the uterine lining thickens in preparation for a potential pregnancy. Pregnancy can occur at this stage if sperm fertilizes the egg. If the egg is not fertilized, the egg will leave your body and ...Read more


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I've been ttc & i missed my period today. However today i saw flashings lights before my eyes for like 10 min & severe headache. What should I do?

I've been ttc & i missed my period today. However today i saw flashings lights before my eyes for like 10 min & severe headache. What should I do?

Classical migraine: You likely just experienced your first migraine with aura, and this has nothing to do with your attempts to have a child. You might let your doctor know about this, as it may repeat during initial part of pregnancy, but will have no effect on the baby. ...Read more

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Nexplanon got taken out then had sex 1st he pulled out then next he came in me 1 week ago I missed my period today am I pregnant?

Nexplanon got taken out then had sex 1st he pulled out then next he came in me 1 week ago I missed my period today am I pregnant?

Need a test to know: If you want to find out promptly if you are pregnant, you would need a blood betaHCG pregnancy test which can detect an early pregnancy 10 to 12 days after ovulation-fertilization. ...Read more

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After a missed period, when can u start to tell if your pregnant? Will u know before you take a pregnancy test, a week later? i missed my period today

After a missed period, when can u start to tell if your pregnant? Will u know before you take a pregnancy test, a week later? i missed my period today

You can test today: If you are late on your period you can test today. Some recommend waiting longer but that's just to reduce "false negatives." today or tomorrow would be fine to test. ...Read more

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I missed my period today and my breast are still a lil tender underneath and when i lay on my stomach, it feels bloated. Whats wrong with me?

I missed my period today and my breast are still a lil tender underneath and when i lay on my stomach, it feels bloated. Whats wrong with me?

Waiting: It seems like you're about to have a menstrual cycle. Progesterone is the culprit for the symptoms you describe. Try some Ibuprofen to see if that helps. But these are typical premenstrual type symptoms. ...Read more

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Im 21yo and i missed my period today its 6days late and went to the ER negative pregnant tests no STDs but having pregnancy sympyoms.Is it pregncy?

Im 21yo and i missed my period today its 6days late and went to the ER negative pregnant tests no STDs but having pregnancy sympyoms.Is it pregncy?

No: If the blood pregnancy test was negative, you most likely didn't ovulate and your symptoms are due to a relative excess of estrogen. Your doctor can either have you wait and see if you start on your own or give you Progesterone to start your cycle. ...Read more

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I missed my period yesterday,Today when i took pregnant test, result came neg,Shall i test again in 5 days?i have pregnant symptoms;back,abdomen,leg pains,hungry etc

I missed my period yesterday,Today when i took pregnant test, result came neg,Shall i test again in 5 days?i have pregnant symptoms;back,abdomen,leg pains,hungry etc

Yes.: Waiting at least a week after a missed period may give you the most accurate result. Results may also be more accurate if you do the test first thing in the morning, when your urine is more concentrated. ...Read more

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Menstrual Period (Definition)

Menstrual period is a medical term for the monthly bleeding ...Read more