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am i pregnant?

last month i started birth control but i only took about a weeks worth, which made me have a 2 week long period. which is why i stopped taking it. well this month my period is so far 5 days late. i took a pregnancy test about 3 days after i should have started and it said not pregnant. i did have unsafe sex with my fiance, so i could be pregnant. but the test said negative. could the 2 week long period have affected this month? should i take another pregnancy test?

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manders3410

Asked by manders3410 at 1:55 AM on Jan. 11, 2011 in Pregnancy

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  • I would go to your doctor and get a blood test done. Those are way more accurate than the OTC preg test. If the blood test comes back negative, then you can talk with your doctor about the issues with your birth control pills.
    guyandtoni01

    Answer by guyandtoni01 at 2:01 AM on Jan. 11, 2011

  • I suspect your cycle is screwed up..I'd wait a week or so and try again if you don't get your period.
    LillyMommy

    Answer by LillyMommy at 2:01 AM on Jan. 11, 2011

  • I agree with Lilly. Starting new hormones has probably thrown you off. Test again later, you're probably ok though.
    Missbehaves

    Answer by Missbehaves at 2:03 AM on Jan. 11, 2011

  • sometimes it takes time to get stuff regulated
    strawberryLVR

    Answer by strawberryLVR at 2:06 AM on Jan. 11, 2011

  • yes test again in a few days
    truealaskanmom

    Answer by truealaskanmom at 4:31 AM on Jan. 11, 2011

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