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How many tests did you take to confirm a pregnancy?

I have taken 3 still negative, but I have heard some people take like 5 before it is confirmed. Anyone had to take that much??

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gutterflower585

Asked by gutterflower585 at 11:41 AM on Apr. 2, 2011 in Health

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  • it took 3 months before my tests came back positive with my last pregnancy.. the blood test came back positive but the home tests kept saying no
    zoejains_momma

    Answer by zoejains_momma at 11:42 AM on Apr. 2, 2011

  • I never took more than one.
    SabrinaMBowen

    Answer by SabrinaMBowen at 11:43 AM on Apr. 2, 2011

  • I took one, both times. And that one was just for confirmation, as I was charting and knew when I had ovulated and that I was beyond my normal luteal phase, so the test was just a formality.
    DragonRiderMD

    Answer by DragonRiderMD at 11:46 AM on Apr. 2, 2011

  • I only took one... but I was already 8 weeks pregnant and I bought one of those expensive digital tests
    Parkers_Mommy8

    Answer by Parkers_Mommy8 at 11:49 AM on Apr. 2, 2011

  • one test
    at home pee on a stick kind
    i was 6 weeks one day
    fiatpax

    Answer by fiatpax at 12:15 PM on Apr. 2, 2011

  • 1 test with each pregnancy, before my period was even due. Correct every time, at barely 2 weeks from actual conception. Never had a need to test more than once.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 12:26 PM on Apr. 2, 2011

  • Just one
    Astraea_79

    Answer by Astraea_79 at 1:22 PM on Apr. 2, 2011

  • I usually went to my doctor and had them take one
    Christmaslver68

    Answer by Christmaslver68 at 3:11 PM on Apr. 2, 2011

  • its not the number of tests you take its your timing if you are not even late yet then its not going to show positive yet usually so if you want to try and find out early as possible take the test with your first morning urine its more concentrated.
    AmandaV.

    Answer by AmandaV. at 4:47 PM on Apr. 3, 2011

  • I took 1 & if it said no it was no but if it said yes I took another one the next day to make sure
    momoflilangel

    Answer by momoflilangel at 3:18 PM on Apr. 4, 2011

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