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    Quote Originally Posted by HollyGolightly81 View Post
    What is frer? An IC brand?
    First response early result...you can get it in supermarkets and chemists.

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    Are they not reliable? Or just not for early testing?

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    Quote Originally Posted by HollyGolightly81 View Post
    Are they not reliable? Or just not for early testing?
    They are for early testing but so many ppl have been getting false positives lately

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    Quote Originally Posted by HollyGolightly81 View Post
    Are they not reliable? Or just not for early testing?
    They are for early testing and while i've never had any trouble with false positives, it just wasn't as sensitive as the other tests I used. The first response dip tests are cheaper and worked so much better for me and the clearblue plus and digi also showed a clear positive earlier than the frer.

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    Interesting. So they're the ones that are the stick, not the strips? I used them last cycle and didn't have problems with false positives. I think they were also the only ones I used my last pregnancy, but I didn't test until my period was due.

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    All this being said re tests - what should I buy when I finally get to pharmacy? AF due today so.... Cramping on and off but still not here....

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    Me - "I'll just nip in to chemist king and grab a digi!"

    NEK MINNIT 2 pack of clear blue digi and 2 pack pregnosis lol

    The most embarrassing thing happened outside the chemist, ill set the scene - picture the worst suburb in your state...yep well i work in the adelaide equivalent of that. Now, there were people outside smoking cigarettes (HATE that smell!) and I have been feeling a bit crampy and nauseous/refluxy thismorning (not unusual PMS symptoms for me) and without warning I did the LOUDEST involuntary dry retch I have ever heard! The people were shocked and horrified and started to get uppity and abuse me so to save getting my head beaten in and handbag snatched I just blurted out without thinking "I'm so very sorry, I'm pregnant!" They clapped and cheered, I BOLTED! Hopefully it's a good sign!

    Should I test tonight or in the morning is the million dollar question!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Funchu View Post
    It's probably your height Channy. I'm 35 & even I get asked for ID sometimes (I find it flattering ). Also, they have to ask for ID if you look under 25.
    No one's asked me for ID in well...about 12 years

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    Quote Originally Posted by Ponytail View Post
    Me - "I'll just nip in to chemist king and grab a digi!"

    NEK MINNIT 2 pack of clear blue digi and 2 pack pregnosis lol

    The most embarrassing thing happened outside the chemist, ill set the scene - picture the worst suburb in your state...yep well i work in the adelaide equivalent of that. Now, there were people outside smoking cigarettes (HATE that smell!) and I have been feeling a bit crampy and nauseous/refluxy thismorning (not unusual PMS symptoms for me) and without warning I did the LOUDEST involuntary dry retch I have ever heard! The people were shocked and horrified and started to get uppity and abuse me so to save getting my head beaten in and handbag snatched I just blurted out without thinking "I'm so very sorry, I'm pregnant!" They clapped and cheered, I BOLTED! Hopefully it's a good sign!

    Should I test tonight or in the morning is the million dollar question!
    Tomorrow morning with fmu

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    Quote Originally Posted by Laurenk View Post
    All this being said re tests - what should I buy when I finally get to pharmacy? AF due today so.... Cramping on and off but still not here....
    Really a personal thing but I would go a digi so it's a clear yes or no


 

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