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Should a female take a pregnancy test if her period is irregular?

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Yes. Perform the pregnancy test three weeks after you had sex. It should be accurate then or see your doctor one week after sex for a blood test.

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When will a female know shes pregnant?

usually, woman get the hint they miss their period. but if their period has always been irregular, you should probably take a pregnancy test after intercourse. hope i helped.

Should you take a pregnancy test on your period?

There should be no reason for you to take a test if you have your period only if you are worried terribly or you have an irregular period such as spotting . but usually your fine once your period comes

If you thought you were pregnant but finally got your period should you take a home test just to be sure you are not?

If you had a normal pregnancy, you aren't pregnant. If it was irregular or light, you should take a test.CORRECTION...If you had a regular period, not pregnancy, you aren't pregnant.ANSWERI got my regular period for 5months in my pregnancy. Some people do get their regular period during their pregnancy.

When to take a pregnancy test with irregular period?


What if you been on birth control for 9 months and you never had a irregular period but now all of sudden this month you had an irregular period should you take a pregnancy test?

It couldn't hurt to take a pregnancy test and it will put your mind at ease. Maybe you are not pregnant and you accidentally missed a pill.

What does it mean to miss your period by two weeks then get your period for a day?

This may mean that you period is irregular which you should go to your doctor and it may be a smart idea to take a pregnancy testy

What are other reasons that you can miss your period other then pregnancy?

maybe your irregular

You have irregular but you havent had it in months then get some spotting yet a pregnancy test was negative should you take another test if you still have not had your period but you show pregnancy si?

It may be your birth control if you are taking any they cause irregular periods.

How do you know when youre pregnant when your period is irregular?

You would know if you're pregnant by taking a pregnancy test. A pregnancy test can be taken from two weeks after intercourse and doesn't require you to know when your period should have started.

It has been 8 weeks since your last period Are you pregnant?

Maybe. Missed, irregular or late periods do not always indicate pregnancy, but if you are wondering, you should have a pregnancy test performed.

Can irregular period effect pregnancy?

yes it can effect your pregnancy you should actually consult your doctor. it might end up to something that is really serious. perhaps it might be fatal.

You had your period for half a day and then it stopped Why?

There are a few reasons as to why you had your period for half a day and then it stopped. If your periods are just starting, it is normal for them to be irregular for a while. If you have irregular periods or are on hormonal birth control, this can also affect your periods. Lastly, if pregnancy could be possible, you should take a pregnancy test to rule that out as soon as possible.

If You were 2 weeks late for your period and had a neg pregnancy test and now you went the whole month without your period what does that mean?

If your periods are usually irregular, you should see a doctor for tests.

If you are on your period when should a PREGNANCY TEST be taken?

If you are on your period there is generally no reason for a pregnancy test as this indicates that you are NOT pregnant. You should take a pregnancy test if you MISS a period.

Is a shortened period a sign of pregnancy?

A shorter than normal period, or a lighter period, can indicate the possibility of pregnancy. Another possibility is irregular periods or recently stopping/starting birth control.

If you have missed your period when should you do a pregnancy test?

when should u take a pregnancy test, if you miss a period

When on jasmin can you be pregnant and still get your period?

you can still have your period during pregnancy but it does not usually seem to be normal when you are pregnant mosly irregular

Can you not have your period for months and not be pregnant?

Yes. Some women have very irregular periods. If you suspect you are pregnant, you should take a home pregnancy test just to be sure.

What could cause two periods in one month?

*Pregnancy. * Irregular period. * Hormonal imbalance.

How do you guess the week of pregnancy if the period is irregular?

Don't guess, go see the doctor and have a ultrasound.

Your period is 11 days late you have some early pregnancy signs but several neg pregnancy tests periods are irregular don't know whenif you ovulated could you be pregnant?

Not likely. As long as your pregnancy test was not expired, and you performed it correctly, if you are pregnant, it will be positive. My first pregnancy test was positive BEFORE my period was late. See your doctor regarding your irregular periods if it concerns you. No rush.make sureNever trust home pregnancy tests you should see a doc.

After losing your virginity will your period be irregular?

Losing your virginity should not affect your period.

Is an irregular period a sign of pregnancy?

Not neccessarily,I had unprotected sex for 3 months and I thought i was pregnant and I wasn't the doctor told me it could be a hormone inbalance that caused my period to be irregular, it could be a number of things. They also say stress and the way you eat could cause your period to be irregular.

What does spotting heavily just for half a day mean?

Irregular period, hormonal imbalance or pregnancy related.

Is it possible to have an irregular period take a pregnancy test while I'm still sort of bleeding?