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Will I have symptoms by now if I am pregnant and will a pregnancy test detect it if I take one now?

Idk if it's my mind playing tricks on me. My dh and I had sex about 3 weeks ago...a week after my period. My period is a day or two late, but then again I'm pretty irregular. My questions are these: How long can you wait from conception to find out if you're pregnant or not? I do have a test but I want to make sure I don't use it too early. I'm trying to compare this symptom from my previous pregnancy, but the only problem with that is I didn't find out I was pregnant until about 2 months later. Do you think if I take the test now, it will be accurate, or should I wait another week?

 
Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 7:54 PM on Mar. 9, 2009 in Pregnancy

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Answers (6)
  • Probably not accurate right now. Wait about 5 more days...by then your period should come anyway if youre not pregnant.
    MamaChamp

    Answer by MamaChamp at 7:56 PM on Mar. 9, 2009

  • I think it would show up by now. Just make sure you use the midstream of your urine.
    JenaElliott

    Answer by JenaElliott at 7:55 PM on Mar. 9, 2009

  • I took a test exactly 2 weeks after the day that I had sex with my husband and I was pregnant with our daughter.
    DrusMom

    Answer by DrusMom at 8:50 PM on Mar. 9, 2009

  • My DH and I do it so often I would not have a clue which encounter made the baby! We've been married over 10 yrs...maybe we're nymphos or something...LOL
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 9:08 PM on Mar. 9, 2009

  • you dont always have pregnanxy 'symptoms'...id wait another week or 2 and then test
    tnteaton

    Answer by tnteaton at 11:13 PM on Mar. 9, 2009

  • 'pregnancy'
    tnteaton

    Answer by tnteaton at 11:49 PM on Mar. 9, 2009