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Implantation Bleeding Tampon
Absolutely not: That's either a heavy period or abnormal bleeding for another reason. Is it your period? If not see a doctor, and good wishes. ...Read more
One common meaning refers to the process by which an embryo attaches to the uterus of a woman so that she is pregnant. Many think of it as 'sticking.' implantation in humans always occurs when the embryo is between 6-7 days old. A very popular concept on the internet now in 2012, 'implantation bleeding, ' is speculative ...Read more
No.: If someone has bleeding with implantation it would be very light. If you miss your period then check a pregnancy test. Hope this helps. ...Read more
Yes: I have seen implantation bleeding look just like a regular period for a few days. It can be confusing. See your dr. Or take a pregnancy test. Good luck to you. ...Read more
My gf's tampon is getting completely full, she thinks her blood is the same as usual, there is about the same amountcould it be implantation bleeding?
No: If she is on her menstual period, I wouldn't worry about being pregnant. ...Read more
Can implantation bleeding be heavy? Go through a whole tampon and Last up to six days, and be accompanied by heavy cramping?
Not typical: No, this sounds more like your menses. In my experience, implantation bleeding is over-estimated. If it happens, it is a little light spotting and then that's it. Have you checked a pregnancy test? If you had a positive pregnancy test followed by heavy bleeding then that's more likely to be an early miscarriage. ...Read more
Implantation bleeding can't be red can it? I'm due for menses on 15th but there's blood when I wipe (sorry) but nothing on my pad. I'm afraid to use a tampon just in case. I never had this before even with my other two kids
Possibly: It's possible to be implantation. Unfortunately, there's nothing to do but hope and pray to see what happens. ...Read more
I had sex on 6/15/13 I started bleeding heavily this morning, enough to fill up a tampon, & passing clots+ cramps. Could this be implantation bleeding?
Heavy Bleeding: I think that this scenario, even though it is missing vital information such as when is your period expected, sounds like a period and not an implantation bleeding. ...Read more
Implantation bleed: Implantation bleeding happens 6-7 days after ovulation. Ovulation for mos women happens between days 12-16 from the first day of the period, on average 14 days. Therefore implantation bleeding can occur sometime between day 18 at the earliest and 22 at the latest (days 19-20 for most women). Of course there are exceptions but this applies to most regularly menstruating women. ...Read more
I'd ignore it: Implantation bleeding' is subtle and unpredictable, if it can be interpreted at all. Internet buzz vastly over-emphasizes the idea of 'implantation bleeding' and how useful a predictor it is. If it did happen it absolutely could not be before 7 dpo. ...Read more
Yes: Three to seven days post conception is the prime time to have implantation bleeding. Some bleeding will occur in about 25% of pregnancies, including normal pregnancies. If you develop severe pain or a marked increase in bleeding, call your OB. Hope this helps! ...Read more
Not usually: Implantation bleeding, if and when it happens at all, is not usually heavy. I'd look for another cause. ...Read more
Can be: It is usually light. This could be due to implantation if you are in fact pregnant. ...Read more
I'd ignore it: 'implantation bleeding' is subtle and unpredictable, if it can be interpreted at all. Internet gossip over-emphasizes the idea of 'implantation bleeding.' Implantation begins 6-7 days after fertilization, so that's the only time you would see it. Non-medical people sometimes refer to any early pregnancy bleeding as implantation bleeding, but this is not a defined medical term. ...Read more
I noted the date I had implantation bleeding. Is there an accurate way to work out due date from this?
Not Really: Implantation bleeding is thought to occur around 7 to 10 days after conception. Few women have implantation bleeding. The bleeding is very minimal most of the times. It may be a few days after implantation occurs that you may see the bleeding. So, the data to calculate due date from implantation bleeding is not accurate. ...Read more
I stop bleeding. Idk if it was implantation bleeding or something but now im having brown spottings again?
Vaginal bleed.: If you have persistent or recurrent vaginal bleeding you should communicate with your treating physician soon. In meantime have serious rest. Your question seems to be incomplete, we do not know your history. ...Read more
Can implantation bleeding occur at 11 dpo. I think this may have happened to me as I am very regular and have never spotted?
Spotting is OK: Occasional mid-cycleirr spotting is not necessarily representative of any problem at all. I would not place much weight on the possibility of implantation bleeding and this representing conception. Persistent or heavy mid-cycle bleeding needs to be evaluated. ...Read more
What's the difference between implantation bleeding & implantation spotting? How long does it last? I been having light bleeding.
No difference: Its just two different ways of saying the same thing. How long it lasts is different for everyone. Bleeding in early pregnancy should be evaluated by a doctor--especially if you have cramping or pain. There are many things that can cause it besides implantation and some of them are serious. So don't assume that it is just implantation bleeding. Best wishes! ...Read more
I think I might be experiencing implantation bleeding/spotting. It just started yesterday. How long should I wait to take a test?
Soon: You can take a pregnancy test when your period is due. By then it will certainly be positive if you have conceived. ...Read more
Its normal or implantation bleeding? Today my bleeding start but not much last month. I cant tell about colour. Its juz red or dark red? Its normal?
I have read in several forums women experimenting implantation bleeding for 2 to 6 days. However noticed that docs here are saying only 2 days?
Only lasts 1-2 days: Actually, implantation bleeding is nothing else than a scanty bloody discharge of pinkish or brownish color. It occurs not in every woman and lasts normally just for a couple of hrs. Nevertheless, in rare cases implantation discharge may continue for 1-2 days which is the major reason why it’s often taken for the beginning of the regular period. A preg test will be pos. 2 weeks after if successful ...Read more
I'm bleeding lighter than usual on & off for 2 days. Could this be implantation bleeding? But at times the bleeding increases then decreases again.
Spotting: If you think you may be pregnant I would suggest a pregnancy test. If not pregnant than just a normal change for your usual period. ...Read more