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Wibblewobble100 Thu 11-Aug-16 20:17:06

Hi all,
Got my BFP on Saturday: clear blue digital said pregnant 1-2 weeks. It was th day AF was due.
I tested again today, 5 days later - just because the test was there and I was looking forward to seeing pregnant 2-3 weeks... But it doesn't it just says 1-2 weeks still.
Now I'm worrying that this means pregnancy hormones not increasing as they should and I'm going to miscarry. I know there's really nothing that can be done if that's the case, but I'm just trying to prepare myself. Has anyone else experienced this? Should I try and get bloods done do you think?

peasandquiet Thu 11-Aug-16 20:45:18

When you tested today was it FMU? If your wee was dilute that might be why?

FuzzyOwl Thu 11-Aug-16 20:51:03

Clearblue conception indicator tests are notoriously inaccurate.

Don't forget that you could have ovulated or implanted slightly later than you thought. Unless you are going privately, I doubt a doctor will do two blood tests at this stage to check.

Really hope all is ok and you get 2-3 weeks showing soon or, if you can, you leave the tests alone and try to relax (much easier said than done, I know).

Wibblewobble100 Thu 11-Aug-16 20:51:34

I wondered that, but no it wasn't FMU, although it was much earlier in the day than today's test. I did however catch the wee in a cup last time and time how long I held the test in on my phone, whereas today I just stuck the stick in the urine stream, without timing. Hope that's why!

Wibblewobble100 Thu 11-Aug-16 20:53:15

Thanks fuzzy that reassures me.

MrsGsnow18 Thu 11-Aug-16 21:18:25

I don't think that the conception indicator is that accurate either TBH, so please don't worry!

Throughautomaticdoors Thu 11-Aug-16 23:14:49

Ignore it. Mine went from 2-3 to 1-2 then back to 2-3 and never went to 3+. By this point I'd got myself into such a state over it that I went for blood tests to check my hcg levels and I can't remember what they were but they were well over what in theory should tip the clear blue over into 3+. I checked online what level it needed to be for 3+ and mine was more than double that. They should be banned IMO. If you look online you'll find many people experiencing similar issues with them.

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