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If you miss Ovulation...

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broodynmoody Mon 16-Nov-15 11:14:26

..can you still get pregnant? We have sex 3 times a week every couple of days usually, so if I ovulated and not knew about it, can I still get pregnant upto 2 days after if the sperm is still there? I'm testing everyday but keep getting negative, usually round 11/12 am. I think I'm gonna try testing later but it's hard as I work shifts. Frustrated isn't the word!

PacificDogwod Mon 16-Nov-15 11:17:10

Yes, of course you can smile

Semen can survive for days, as can the egg.
Having SI every 2 days for the middle 10 days of your cycle gives the best chance of success.

Good luck.

broodynmoody Mon 16-Nov-15 17:21:08

It's really hard to do that as we both work full time and are often like passing ships, im not getting positive opk and it's been mentioned on here that sometimes u have to test morning and evening as sometimes there can only be a small window.

Peyia Mon 16-Nov-15 17:56:30

I sound like a broken record but have to share in the hope people don't lose hope when they don't get a positive ovulation test. I never saw a positive last month. Tested from cd10 and despite ovulation pains I never got a positive on the stick. Started to lose hope but we just had sex nearly everyday through what I thought was my fertile week and we caught it smile

The fact you are having sex regularly is as much as you can do. A healthy balanced lifestyle helps but I genuinely feel it is the luck of the draw as it's all down to timing. Good luck xx

broodynmoody Mon 16-Nov-15 23:06:10

Thank you. Yeah there's nothing more I can do really as we have sex as often as we can. I'm trying to get in doctors to get bloods done but to get an appointment is a nightmare. Feel a bit hopeless at the moment confused

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