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Help!! Anyone had neg test and been pregnant?

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Staceyaa Mon 14-Apr-14 23:24:00

I am now 10 days late for period I took a test yesterday and it was negative sad when I was about 2 days late I got period cramps and thought I was coming on but nothing as yet, I don't want to get my hopes up sad has anybody else had the same and been pregnant?

RiverRocks Tue 15-Apr-14 09:10:21

Morning Stacey,

I tested negative 2 days before I was due and positive 2 days after. I did have period cramps for the day before and the day I was due, though, and have had them on and off since.

I'm sure someone will be along with a better experience.

When did you test? The hormone you are testing for is most concentrated first thing in a morning or when you have not had a drink/been for a wee for a couple of hours.

Staceyaa Tue 15-Apr-14 09:14:56

Hi, thankyou for responding, I took a test at 9 days late and neg, I did do it first thing in a morning too, it's just so annoying not knowing where I am with it sad

Ducky23 Tue 15-Apr-14 09:25:52

Hi stace,

Didn't want to read and run!

I know this might not be very helpful but I remember reading a post on here from someone who took 14 days after AF was dueto get her BFP.

The tests that I have at home (just cheapies) say if you get a negative result and still suspect you might be pregnant wait 48 hours and take another test first thin in the morning as the hormones are meant to double every day.

Good luck smile

Staceyaa Tue 15-Apr-14 09:27:58

Okay thankyou for that smile I will get some more tests and try again if no luck, try get in doctors. Thankyou smile

marmitelover Tue 15-Apr-14 09:37:37

I have but it was a 'chemical' pregnancy ... I was over 2 weeks' late before I had a positive test (after several negative ones) but then sadly I started bleeding just a few days later. It was like my period was late really. I think this happens when the egg fertilises but for whatever reason doesn't get much beyond that.

Like the other posters say though, just try in a few days' time as you may just be a bit early.

Staceyaa Tue 15-Apr-14 10:09:37

Aww sorry sad I think I had one them last sep because I tested 4 days b4 my period and it was positive, tested like a week after period due date and it was a faint positive then a day later neg, went to doctors they did blood tests first one came back boreder line then next one come back neg sad

Booklover81 Tue 15-Apr-14 10:10:34

I took 9 tests and no.s 2 and 3 were neg. Apparently all tests have different levels of hormone sensitivity (im sure i found the list on here) and its been found Superdrug ones detected the lowest amount. Also morning wee is most potent.

Good luck! I will see if i can find that list for you xx

TheApprentice Tue 15-Apr-14 10:13:34

Hi, this happened to me. I wondered if I was pregnant due to unexplained severe heartburn and took a test which was negative. Although it was over 4 weeks since my last period I had a very unpredictable cycle, usually longer than 4 weeks. Anyhow a few days later I was still feeling "odd" and took a test again which was positive - my 5 year old is proof! I still think its amazing that I "knew" before the test did!

Booklover81 Tue 15-Apr-14 10:17:18

Its actually on another website, not sure if im allowed to post links to rivals so Google 'pregnancy test sensitivity list UK' and it should be the top answer. Pregnancy forum UK.

Staceyaa Tue 15-Apr-14 10:24:30

Okay thankyou for that I will take a look at it smile

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