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What is the earliest you have taken a test with a pos result?

I am pretty sure I'm pregnant. Right now I am sitting up with lower abdominal pain that feels like implant pain. I have been moody/crazy lately and exhausted. I have taken a couple tests even though I knew it was too early. I am still a couple days away from my period. I was wondering how early others were able to test and find out they were pregnant and what tests they thought were best.

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 3:50 AM on Jan. 5, 2009 in Trying to Conceive

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  • I think it was 2 days after I missed a period. Dont get me wrong I did have VERY faint ones a couple days before but I was unsure. The digital didnt show up until the 2 days after. And mine didnt get dark until I was 5-6 weeks along. But I did end up losing the baby at 10 weeks.
    Marah2008

    Answer by Marah2008 at 3:55 AM on Jan. 5, 2009

  • The earliest i ever tested was 1 day before AF was due so on CD 27, it was an early responce test & the test worked & instantly!

    As you probably know, implantation generally takes place around CD 21-24 so testing before then is generally a waste of time - many make the mistake of testing too early & then have to re-test. Years ago tests had to be done once Af was 2 weeks late (so my mother says) things sure have changed!!!
    sarahjoyce

    Answer by sarahjoyce at 4:56 AM on Jan. 5, 2009

  • I tested positive at just over a week pregnant. I was not even expecting my period for another week.
    girlneffy

    Answer by girlneffy at 5:24 AM on Jan. 5, 2009

  • I tested positive the day i missed my period.To be more sure,before visiting the GP,i tried the test again after 3 days of missed period.But unfortunately i lost the baby at 8 weeks.Now i am trying again.I am still 6 days away from my periods but eagerly waiting to test.
    Dori411

    Answer by Dori411 at 8:36 AM on Jan. 5, 2009

  • First Response is the way to go! I tested positive over a week before my missed period both times. Good luck!
    heather.huckaby

    Answer by heather.huckaby at 9:14 AM on Jan. 5, 2009

  • 2 days before my missed period and the day of my missed period.... 2 pregnancies, 2 positive results with First Response.
    GreekMama28

    Answer by GreekMama28 at 10:47 AM on Jan. 5, 2009

  • 4days before my expected period
    4weeman

    Answer by 4weeman at 12:11 PM on Jan. 5, 2009

  • I got a very faint positive at CD 23 (5 days before expected period) with a Dollar Tree test, but it was twins so my hCG was doubly high.
    TweenAndTwinMom

    Answer by TweenAndTwinMom at 2:01 PM on Jan. 5, 2009

  • af is about a week away for me. will test at the end of the week. good luck and lots of baby dust!!
    ttcgirl110

    Answer by ttcgirl110 at 3:28 PM on Jan. 5, 2009

  • 10 days past ovulation. (4 days before missed period)
    lisab7982

    Answer by lisab7982 at 8:21 PM on Jan. 5, 2009

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