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I Think Im Pregnant But I Got My Period
If you had a normal period then you are likely not pregnant, however if it was light then that's more common in early pregnancy. You can take a pregnancy test now and repeat in two weeks to be sure. On the other hand, your abdomen may be hard due to gas or possibly even a muscle spasm.
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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
For a while I thought I was pregnant, but I got my period last month, but I still have all the stms. I took 2 tests, but they weren't clear.
Can retest in a week: Home pregnancy tests are very accurate and not affected by foods, herbs, common illnesses, sexually transmitted diseases, or medications. A correctly done urine test gives a reliable result 3 weeks after sex (3 weeks after when conception might have happened) 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. ...Read more
After I eat I get bloated it looks like I'm pregnant but I got my period and it goes away in a couple of hours should I be conserned take a pregotest?
No: While you can always get pregnant if you are having unprotected intercourse, this does not sound like pregnancy. It sounds like a gastrointestinal issue if it only happens after you eat and goes away in a few hours. If your periods are regular it isn't likely that you are pregnant. You can do a pregnancy test to confirm this but then see your primary care provider to look into what is going on. ...Read more
I had my period on 6th of last month and then i had sex but i m worried that can I become pregnant but i got my period in this month on 4th...
Why worried? : Your periods were almost exactly a month apart which is more normal than most people. A two day difference is not abnormal at all. ...Read more
I've had cramping for the past couple weeks . Thought i might of been pregnant . But i got my period it's more liquidy and bright red . I usual don't cram?
Not uncommon: It is common for cycles to vary during the year. It is usually only an issue if this becomes the rule rather than the exception. ...Read more
No: if you have gotten your period you are not pregnant. ...Read more
I got my period one month the next i didn't then i did the next month im i pregnant?And when do pregnacy signs start how many months?
Probably not: Irregular periods do not necessarily have anything to do with pregnancy. The first symptoms of pregnancy tend to appear about 3 weeks from conception (5 weeks from your last period if you were regular). These are typically fatigue, breast tenderness, urinary frequency, and sometimes nausea/vomiting. ...Read more
Im 3 weeks late for my period and feeling pregnant. Lots of negative test and 2 positive test. I got my period today., what's up with me?
Talk to OB: If you have positive tests, you might be pregnant. The period you are getting my be spotting. Go to OB so that they can test your blood. ...Read more
I'm taking clomid100mg it's the second time last month i got my period on 20th may. This month still i didn't get my period can I be pregnant?
Yes u could be: But you should not have to ask that question here , you should have already asked the doc who has you on the Clomid (clomiphene) as that doc should be following you closely and should have instructed you to call him or her if you missed your period or have any pain or problems or ?S about the clomid, (clomiphene) as u need a preg test also need to make sure u did not get an ovarian cyst form the Clomid (clomiphene) so call your doc. ...Read more
I got my period the ending of january to the beginning of febuary and i still haven't got it in febuary i'm a couple days late can I be pregnant?
Take a test : If you are two days late then an over the counter pregnancy test should highly reliable. Take one now and you will have your answer. ...Read more
Hi I got my period twice last month on Oct from the 9th through the 14 and the 21st through the 26 and im late this month could i be pregnant ?
Common complaint: Irregular periods are one of the most common problems obgyns treat. If this is one time problem it usually resolves on its own. If this is a recurring problem you should be evaluated. Infections & hormonal changes can cause spotting. If there is a concern for pregnancy then do a home pregnancy test . There are many options available to help regulate the menstrual cycle. Schedule a visit. ...Read more
Hi I got my period twice last month on Oct from the 9th to the 14 and from the 21st to the 26 I'm late this month can I be pregnant I always get it re
I was a week late on my period, but yesterday afternoon I got my period and my flow yesterday was light and today my period is normal. I'm I pregnant?
Could be: this could be pregnancy related bleeding, so it certainly would be a good idea to start testing. However, it could also be that you didn't ovulate this cycle and the bleeding is break through bleeding. If not ready for pregnancy, this might be a good time to see your physician for birth control. ...Read more
I got my period 1 week and couple days early and I had symptoms of being pregnant but now I'm confused?
Maybe early period: Only a pregnancy test preferably blood can confirm if you were/ are pregnant. ...Read more
Does Plan B "force" your period? & is it likely that i'm pregnant if i got my period a week after plan b?
Am marrid and i got my period on 6/augl then then on 14aug i did sex had should I expect something pregnancy?
Too soon: If your periods are every month, then you should have ovulated about august 20. About 2 weeks after the period started. ...Read more
I'm 11 days late, and spotted for only 15 min, & I also took a pregnancy yesterday & it came out negative? Why haven't I got my period yet?
Don't know.: Reasons for missed/late periods: low body weight, obesity, marked weight ^ or v, over-exercise, endurance athletics, breast-feeding, ^ stress, illness, eating disorders (bulimia or anorexia), anovulatory cycle (no egg released), travel, hormone irregularities, drug use, meds (i.e., birth control) or medical problems (i.e. PCOS). #1 reason is pregnancy. ...Read more
I've missed my period for a month and three weeks then i had my period now i'm showing symptoms of being pregnant but i got three negatives from home?
Not 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. If you doubt the result you can repeat it in 1-2 days. If you were pregnant the hormone level would rise enough for detection. See a doctor to discuss irregular periods. ...Read more
If it was your: Actual period - then you are not pregnant. Take care. ...Read more
Possible: While it is possible to get your period early in pregnancy, most of the time you will stop having periods once you're pregnant. A home pregnancy test can function as a screen. If you're trying to get pregnant, be sure you're taking a women's multivitamin, eating healthy and engaging in moderate exercise. Minimize alcohol and stop drinking completely if you are pregnant. ...Read more
Not pregnant: No. But we have told you that before. ...Read more
No: If you had a menstrual period, you are not pregnant. On the other hand, it is possible to be pregnant and have vaginal bleeding that may seem like a period. For example, loss of an early pregnancy will cause bleeding. More worrisome is the possibility of bleeding from an ectopic pregnancy. If it's possible you are pregnant, see your doctor right away. ...Read more
Take a test: If you think you might be pregnant check then check a home pregnancy test. They are cheap, reliable and available at any pharmacy. We typically suspect pregnancy when someone misses their period not when they have them early. It never hurts to check a test though. Consider starting birth control for cycle regulation and to prevent pregnancy scares. ...Read more
No: you are not pregnant if you had a period. continue your birth control pills ...Read more
Trust the test: Home pregnancy tests are very accurate. They are the same tests used in a doctor's office. They can detect a pregnancy 7-10 days after conception. The best time to take one is when you miss your period. If you doubt the result you can repeat it in 1-2 days. If you were pregnant the hormone level would rise enough for detection. ...Read more
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