I'm bleeding, can I still take a pregnancy test while possibly on my period? Just in case its somehow implantation.

You may, by why? Avoid blood contamination of the urine you use for the test, if you must do it. However, even if the bleeding is implantation, it would be too early to do the test. It is best to wait 4-6 days after a missed period to do the test. Use first morning urine and follow the instructions for the test carefully.

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Can but why? Conception, as defined by the generation of a fertilized ovum, occurs within day or so of the sex. However, it takes about two weeks for the embryo to make enough HCG to produce a positive pregnancy test. Blood test may be done a day after a missed period. Home pregnancy tests should be done 4-5 days after the missed period. Use first morning urine and follow instructions for the test carefully. Read more...

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