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Could i be pregnant?

By March 26, 2009 - 8:13am
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41 days since last period

I got my last period on Feb 14 and it is now March 26 and still no period. i was wondering if i could be pregnant?

my period is irregular but it has never been this late before.

Please could you help?

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Hello,..Just want to ask i have my period last September08 and now is October 18 so its already 41days,..I already go to my OBGYN last friday and she do me a procedure which is TVS,..Sad to say no gestation found and i'm worried what if, if it is a false positive?but i havent experience yet any delay with my menstrual cycle,..my dotor prescribe me Duphaston which i am taking if for 4days now and 3 more days to go...what if after i take my prescribe medicine and i havent got my menstruals cycle would it be possible that i am pregnant then?hoping for your response..

October 17, 2016 - 8:25pm
EmpowHER Guest

Hi! I have usually regular periods on the 28th-30th day. Today is day 37th and still haven't got my period. I had 2 HPTs and they turned out negative. (is it still early) I had a few spottings weeks before and today. I am not sure to count our intercourse as one because he entered only twice (really quick) then stopped because we didn't want any ejaculation happening inside. I also have tender breasts now. Is there still hope for me to have my period?

October 31, 2011 - 8:44am
EmpowHER Guest

I did IUI last month, after 2 weeks i got my period which is on the 7 August 2010 (for 8 days) and did the pregnancy test before period is negative, surprisingly today 24 August 2010 i felt cramping at my lower abdomen ,i got my period again, but this time not as much as normal period just the few drops of blood coming out..
really appreciate if u can advice....

August 24, 2010 - 10:28am
(reply to Anonymous)

You would need to talk with your doctor about your symtpoms, since you had the IUI (intrauterine insemination) procedure, as you could be experiencing a shorter-than-usual cycle for your menstrual periods. (If your last menstrual period began on August 7th, and if today is the beginning of another period, August 24th, this would equate to an 18-day cycle). This shorter cycle can be normal for some women, but please call your doctor and talk with him/her about your symptoms.

August 24, 2010 - 12:57pm
EmpowHER Guest

Hi well doctors was useless they didn't even test me they just said take another test in a week so well I'm inpatient so am going to get a test today thanks for your reply though today is 42 days since period and still no sign

December 15, 2009 - 8:31am
(reply to Anonymous)

I'm glad you went to the doctor's office, and it sounds like they just did not think the test was necessary (this is a good thing...no need for unnecessary testing!). It would be good advice to heed what your doctors suggested and take another test in a week (you probably will anyways, regardless if today's test says negative...right?).

Many women are going through what you are...the "wait" is agonizing (I know, first-hand!), and with 2 negative pregnancy tests and the doctor's telling you to wait one more week, (plus, it sounds like everything was "OK" from your medical appointment), that hopefully you can stop worrying and enjoy yourself until your next testing. Can you mark the date on your calendar, and challenge yourself to not think about taking a pregnancy test until that date?

Plus...as Diane asked: are you trying to become pregnant? If you are, then you may have this same worry/concern/stress with each cycle. If you are not, are you using any type of birth control to prevent a pregnancy?

Lastly, what did the doctor think was the reason for your late/irregular cycle? What if your pregnancy test comes back negative...what are your next steps according to your doctor? (Many women miss their period completely, and this can be normal).

December 15, 2009 - 2:23pm
EmpowHER Guest

hi there it has been 41 days since the first day of my last period im not regular however it has never been this late before cycle before was 20 days and before that ws 22 and before taht was 30 so i got my period on 4th November 09 but now it is 41 days since then and no show i have been getting cramping as if i was going to get it for about 2 weeks now but again nothing slight dizziness headaches breast hurt a lil bit ans feeling of going to be sick but never actually sick i have taken 2 pregnancy test both negative but think i might of tested to early i am going to the doctors tonight to see them but just not sure could i be pregnant and yes i did have unprotected sex at the time which i think i was ovulating but hard to tell as not regular

December 14, 2009 - 4:55am
(reply to Anonymous)


If you had unprotected sex, yes, you could be pregnant. Your symptoms would support this, but some of those symptoms can also go along with PMS. And if you tested too early with home pregnancy tests, there might not have been enough of the pregnancy hormone in your urine for the tests to pick it up. I'm glad you had a doctor's appointment yesterday; they will do a blood test and be able to tell you for sure.

Please come back and let us know what happens. Are you hoping to conceive?

December 15, 2009 - 8:11am
EmpowHER Guest

if i had sex on feb. 27th but started on march 12th and lasted all 7 day could i be pregnant still?

August 6, 2009 - 11:28am
(reply to Anonymous)

Menstrual bleeding means you do not have a viable pregnancy. Why are you asking this question in August, when your period occurred 5 months ago?

August 6, 2009 - 1:07pm
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