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if you have heavy dark brown spotting 9 days before your period is due can you be pregnant?

By Anonymous September 28, 2014 - 11:40pm
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i had my last period on sep 11 been having unprotected sex everyday with my boyfriend. on sep 27 at night i had a litle pink spot on my pant and waking up in the morning of 28 sep i had little bleeding. i kept bleeding throught the day which wasnt heavy,like my period based to which im a 28 day cycle. on sep 29 i only have a litle spoting and feeling crapy and nauseous. ive,been feeling extreemly tired for the past few days and had to use the bathroom a few many times. sorry for the long story but i really need help. thank you.

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Hello Anonymous,

Welcome to EmpowHER and thank you for reaching out to us for advice .
Having daily unprotected sex will increase the chance for pregnancy.
You are expecting your period to start in the next nine days or so, correct?

If you do not have vaginal bleeding that is like your normal menstrual flow within a week of the expected start of your period, test for pregnancy. You could test with an early response pregnancy test, which can be used five days before the expected start of your next period.

A pregnancy test takes the guess work out. Signs of early pregnancy such as fatigue, abdominal cramping, feeling nauseous, and frequent urination are not as reliable as a positive pregnancy test.


September 29, 2014 - 8:21am
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