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I had protected sex 3 days before expected period and now I am 5 days late from expected period. Could I be pregnant?

By Anonymous May 28, 2016 - 4:01am
 
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I have regular periods and never missed one cycle.
I had a stressful months due to work, last month until now (due to late period).
I am fairly sure condom used by my partner was used correctly.
I know that I had ovulation this month as I noticed the discharge.
I have not experienced any signs of pregnancy (although there's possibility some never experience it until much later)
I am not overweight or underweight and exercise at least once or twice a week.

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Anonymous

Hi,
Me and my partner had protected sex today(very short time) and after the sex we cross checked and there was no break in the condoms, later on I had a terrible stomach pain.
Evening some different liquid flow was noticed .
Should i take ecp or is Wat is the problem

June 15, 2017 - 8:13am
HERWriter Guide (reply to Anonymous)

Hello Anon

We would have no idea what the problem is, I don't know what some "different liquid flow" is. Contact your doctor.
Susan

June 15, 2017 - 2:26pm
HERWriter Guide

Hi Anon!

Thanks for your post!

Pregnancy is unlikely since you had sex so close to when your period was due. There is no real 'safe' time but this is probably the safest time.

Stress can have a huge impact on the menstrual cycle. This may be the case with you.

However, I encourage you to take a test to rule pregnancy out and give you peace of mind.

Best,
Susan

May 28, 2016 - 8:58am
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