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ask: If you cramp a week before your period, spot then bleed heavy for two days and spot after are you pregnant?

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I started cramping a week before my period was due. I was spotting for two days then I began to have heavy bleeding for two days. After the two days of heavy bleeding I began to spot for two days and then nothing. I took a pregnancy test and it was negative. My mom and sister thinks it may be to early to detect pregnancy but i think I'm not..although the period was not as heavy as I'm used to and the fact that I don't usually get cramps during my period. Should I take another test? Is something wrong with me?

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I had sex on the 1st and 3rd November which he came in me but my period ended on the 29th October. Around the 10th November I had 2 tiny spots of blood when I wiped, and a lot of discharge since but I was expecting my period on the 20th and I just got cloudy discharge and extreme back pains and hurts when i walk. However my period is now now 3 days late and I had a negative result 2 days ago. Can I be pregnant? .... Also I've been taking metronidazole tablets for a tooth abscess for the past 5 days can that effect my period ? So confused

November 23, 2014 - 9:04am
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Hey i has unproted sex a week before my period .. My period came bur for only 2 daya witch is very strange and not nprmal for me now im cramping a week afta the bleeding also i had sex the day i came off my period.. Can anyone relate to this?

November 21, 2014 - 12:25pm
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Liz,hi I've started my period on November, 3 ened 6 then had sex after them the whole weekend,but on 9n 10th i had like a spotting like wipe then on the 10th at nite wipe pink brown,then stop nun else u think i can be pregnant, r its to early to tell..r I should wait until I get my next period next month 2r 3of Dec....

November 14, 2014 - 12:23pm
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Help me ! So I had my period last month on the 3rd to the 6th (regular period) Then I got my period again on the 28 to the 31 on the same month (October) my period is not irregular or anything I supposed to get my period on the 3rd of this month again but I didn't today is the day I end it I haven't got it though.please help me!

November 6, 2014 - 8:48pm
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Hello,I could really use some help please! In October I spotted for 9 or 10 days with really light cramping. It went back and fourth between red and brown. Then it stopped and I'm almost two weeks late on my period. I have to pee a lot,and I feel like I could throw up,but I can't. Anyways,tonight(November 5th) I went to the bathroom,and I had very light red blood. Could I be pregnant or no?

November 6, 2014 - 12:40am
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my last period was on sep 23-27. I started cramping on the Oct 21 I thought is was because of My period its was supposed to come on (oct 23) its was two weeks late on Nov 1 I was spotting watery red for a couple of hours then brown. yesterday Monday I was bleeding bright red after sex and later It was dark red, and bleeding heavy with cramps. I'm confused I don't know what's going on with my body? please help? :(

November 4, 2014 - 1:30pm
Maryann Gromisch RN Guide (reply to Anonymous)

hello Anonymous,

You need to schedule an appointment with a gynecologist. The sudden onset of menstrual irregularities can indicate a hormonal imbalance. Only with evaluation by a doctor can you find out what is going on with your body.


November 5, 2014 - 10:51am
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Anonymous (reply to Maryann Gromisch RN)

Thank you. I would really new to schedule an appointment . I be bleeding for almost two weeks plus I notice that something came out. I'm worried .

November 6, 2014 - 6:01pm
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I started spotting lightly on sept 25 next day I thought I got my period with heavier bleeding the follow six days was light spotting. We having been trying to conceive for a year now. Im feeling little pinches inside my uterus. Could I be pregnant?

October 22, 2014 - 10:56am
Maryann Gromisch RN Guide (reply to Anonymous)

Hello Anonymous,

Thank you for your question. I can appreciate your eagerness for positive news since you have been trying to conceive for one year.

However, spotting that progresses to heavier bleeding followed by six days of light spotting doesn't correlate with pregnancy. If you do not have a period next month, either take a home pregnancy test or schedule an appointment with your gynecologist to have a blood pregnancy test done.

Wishing you the best,

October 23, 2014 - 9:35am
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