PREGNANCY. ABOUT 1 to 2 weeks after missing your period the pregnancy test becomes positive.
Typically 7 days. More sensitive tests are also available that detect the pregnancy sooner, however 7 days is the usual standard.
My home pregnancy test says on the box can detect pregnancy 5 days before missed period, can it really predict pregnany this early?
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...