Home » Browse Health Topics » Menstruation » Menstration Cycle Messed Up Or Pregnant Or What?!?
Menstration Cycle Messed Up Or Pregnant Or What?!?
Dear Ask The Doctor:
I am 23 yrs old I had unpotected sex 1 da ater my menstruation cycle and my boyfriend came inside me 16 days later (following month) I got my "period" for three days 1st day was just some discoloring, 2nd day it was there and then 3rd day GONE! This has never happened EVER I have been irregular but nothing like this. A fe days after havin unprotected sex my breats where tender and swollen that has gone away also i havr had cramps like i am going to get my menstrual cycle? Could i be pregnant and after having unprotected sex how many days is sufficiant enough to take the test and get a correct answer? thanks.
Answer:I do understand that you are concerned by your symptoms. You do have chances of being pregnant. The light bleeding you experienced could be due to menstruation or an implantation bleed. Pregnancy tests are however pretty standard in quality. However the best time to take a pregnancy test is 5-7 days after a missed period as this is when the hormone levels in the urine are high enough to be picked up by the test. Another option would be to see your doctor and do a blood pregnancy test which is more sensitive in determining pregnancy.
Have a Question? Ask The Doctor Here.
Sign In to join in the conversation.
Hi, i had unprotected sex last thursday
Hi, i had unprotected sex last thursday and got my period the next day.. Is it possible that I am pregnant or not? Im...
Bleeding Post- Period
Hi, I started my period nearly two weeks ago and had a normal cycle that lasted 5 days. On the sixth day, I had ...
Constant cramps / fatigue / loss of appetite.
I have been getting cramps a lot lately. I also experience a loss of appetite and i'm constantly tired. Usually it oc...
I had my period on 2/11/15 i had 1 day heavy on...
I had my period on 2/11/15 i had 1 day(my first day) of it being heavy and that was it i had light to no bleeding res...
My period was 10 days late and I bled about
My period was 10 days late and I bled about 2-3 quarter sized amount over 2 days of brown blood. (I'm on day 2 now.) ...
My period has come an gone but i m bleeding
My period has come an gone but I'm still seeing blood an its Tuesday what could b wrong
Weird symptoms after coming off of depo
I am an underweight 20 year old and I took one dose of Depo. I stopped in November 2014. I've had no period since. I'...
Hi, i am Elle I got irregular period this month.
Hi, i am Elle. I got irregular period this month. it comes 3 times and it is the first time it is like this. The fir...
Late menstruation Periods
I had my last period on the 08/01/2015. My period is 9 days late this month. When I discovered it still late on the 1...
No period for 13 months
No period for 13 months and local gp want me to lose weight and stop smoking before they will help what can I do I am...
You’re in good hands, meet ATD’s founding physicians.
Dr. Suneel Sharman M.D.
- Board Certified GP
- CMO ATD Health Network Inc.
- Adjunct Professor at U Of T
Dr. Kunaal Jindal M.D.
- Board Certified Plastic Surgeon
- Director ATD Health Network Inc.
- Fellowship Training Atlanta, GA