How long should I wait to take a pregnancy test after my last period.

Pregnancy test. Generally wait for 7-10 days after missed period to do home pregnancy test. If negative, wait few more days & repeat. If still negative & certain you're pregnant, see ob/pcp for blood pregnancy test.
Week after missed on. Generally, wait a week or more after your first missed period for the test to become valid. The test usually will be positive about a week after conception.

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