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How to use OPKs?

hi ladies

I just bought a bunch of OPKs(the internet cheapie ones) but i have no clue how and when to use them..

can you all help me out.. i want to start using them today and i just noticed some fertile CM(sorry TMI)

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Shefali83

Asked by Shefali83 at 2:59 AM on Apr. 28, 2011 in Trying to Conceive

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  • The ob was concerned I wasn't ovulation so I was instructed by my Ob to start them the day after my period stopped so for me around day and then continue to use them until I get a pos or I start my period. I think the package gives instructions to start using them around day 9 or 10 then use them daily until you get a pos... It's been a while though.
    But_Mommie

    Answer by But_Mommie at 8:03 AM on Apr. 28, 2011

  • once a day? any specific time?
    Shefali83

    Comment by Shefali83 (original poster) at 8:19 AM on Apr. 28, 2011

  • I took a OPK yesterday, pee'd in a cup kind, waited the 10 min. but i saw a positive before a min. it was so easy, what kind do you have? do some research. thats what i did. and i asked alot of questions.
    steph_twins

    Answer by steph_twins at 10:43 AM on Apr. 28, 2011

  • I was told i the morning just like with a pregnancy test.
    But_Mommie

    Answer by But_Mommie at 1:07 PM on Apr. 28, 2011

  • I take mine when I get up in the morning. I use clear blue easy.
    tspillane

    Answer by tspillane at 4:01 PM on Apr. 28, 2011

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