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how reliable are equate pregnancy tests?

im wondering how reliable these tests are. the ones with blue dye and the l l results windows. has anyone ever gotton false positives on these?

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PEACHES1721

Asked by PEACHES1721 at 11:24 PM on May. 24, 2009 in Trying to Conceive

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  • I use the dollar store versions and have never had one be wrong.
    TXdanielly

    Answer by TXdanielly at 11:36 PM on May. 24, 2009

  • Nope, never gotten a false positive. All pregnancy tests are very similar.
    SmileyMoo

    Answer by SmileyMoo at 11:51 PM on May. 24, 2009

  • equate= #2 most accurate on the consumer report... last I checked. Just as good as ept.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 11:51 PM on May. 24, 2009

  • I can never find an equate pregnancy test that tells you 5 days befor your missed period but hpt has them. So I guess there not as accurate depending on when you take them.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 10:35 AM on May. 25, 2009

  • I took an equate and i was only 3 weeks pregnant.....3 weeks from my miscarriage...and it was bright positive, went to the doc for a blood draw the same day, and my HCG was 36.....I am now 21 weeks pregnant.
    amb_josh

    Answer by amb_josh at 4:33 PM on May. 25, 2009

  • My dr says that the equate tests are super accurate. I tested with this current pregnancy 7 days before my period was due and it was a super dark positive.
    ThrivingMom

    Answer by ThrivingMom at 9:34 AM on May. 26, 2009

  • I used an equate one too and got a possitive about a week and a half ago, went to get blood test today just waiting for the results. So idk how accurate they are
    sylvia.1234

    Answer by sylvia.1234 at 1:17 AM on Jul. 28, 2009

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