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My gf has irregular periods and pregnancy symptoms tests are all negative even after 3 tests she has taken any suggestions?

My gf has irregular periods and pregnancy symptoms tests are all negative even after 3 tests she has taken any suggestions?

Maybe just her: Most people have regular 28 day periods, but some folks just don't follow the rules and periods may be irregular for a number of reasons, including stress, weight, illness, medications, etc. For some, the only regularity is irregularity. ...Read more

Dr. Sanjiv Kaul
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When after sex can you take a pregnancy test if you have irregular periods?

When after sex can you take a pregnancy test if you have irregular periods?

2: 2 weeks is the simple short answer. The question should be why are your periods irregular and is it affecting your fertility. ...Read more

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I am on the mini pill, having pregnancy symptoms. I have irregular periods. The test is negative 2.5 weeks after the incident. Should this be a long enough time frame to be accurate?

I am on the mini pill, having pregnancy symptoms. I have irregular periods. The test is negative 2.5 weeks after the incident. Should this be a  long enough time frame to be accurate?

No: Pregnancy tests are accurate 4wks after last menstrual period, not 2.5wks after incident. Minipill is tricky b/c it requires precise timing to be effective. If you wait until 27hrs after previous day's pill, you might not be protected. Check out http://goaskalice.columbia.edu/taking-birth-control-pills-mdash-what-counts-same-time-every-day for more info re timing of birth control pills. ...Read more

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If i had unprotected sex a few days after my menstrual what are my chances of pregnancy. I have irregular periods.

If i had unprotected sex a few days after my menstrual what are my chances of pregnancy. I have irregular periods.

Irregular periods: With irregular periods you can not predict ovulation so you can not predict when you are at highest risk to get pregnant. A better choice is to start birth control to regulate you rcycle and prevent pregnancy. ...Read more

Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Dysmenorrhea (Definition)

Dysmenorrhea is a term for pain during menstruation and may indicate menstrual cramps or may ...Read more


Dr. Abraham Jaskiel
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Irregular Periods (Definition)

The cycle varies from ever 3 to ...Read more