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    Default When is the earliest I should test?

    Im currently 7dpo and hanging out to test.

    Im going to use the first response test so what is the earliest I can do it?

    Has anyone got a bfp at 8 or 9dpo or should I just wait? I was going to do it Friday which would be 11dpo but the waiting sucks!

    Any advice? This is our first month ttc

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    I got UTD the second month of actively trying so I'm not an expert on testing but I tested (on what i think was about) 13 dpo and got a BFN but tested on 17dpo(because I was off the taste of alcohol and my nipples were KILLING) and got a BFP!
    I would imagine at 7dpo your B-HCG wouldn't be high enough yet to get a reading. Best save your $ and try and hold out a few more days if you ask me.
    Good luck, fingers crossed for you!

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    Waiting sucks...but I would recommend holding out until at least 12dpo. I got a very faint line then on first response.

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    Sigh....ill wait.

    I wish there was some way of knowing straight away that we are pregnant

    Im so impatient.

    Ive read on forums where women have got a bfp this early so was wondering how accurate that was

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    Quote Originally Posted by SoThisIsLove View Post
    Ive read on forums where women have got a bfp this early so was wondering how accurate that was

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    It is possible but it really depends on when the bub implants. And there's no reliable way of telling when that happens.

    Good luck...whenever you choose to test, hopefully its a bfp!

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    Thank you!!

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    Yeah it can take a while from fertilization to implantation (I think around a week on average) and its on implantation that you start to produce B-HCG. That's the hormone that is detected on the pee a stick test and the tests are only sensitive enough to pick it up at a certain level.
    At 7dpo you might only just be implanting.

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    Sothisislove, this is our first cycle too and I am 7 dpo as well - hopefully we can both test soon and join the April DIG

    Fx!

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    Quote Originally Posted by thesmallestmeasure View Post
    Sothisislove, this is our first cycle too and I am 7 dpo as well - hopefully we can both test soon and join the April DIG

    Fx!

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    How exciting thesmallestmeasure....keep me updated! Have u had any symptoms at all? X

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    Sothisislove, I've had a few feelings of being a bit 'off' but it could just be that my body is actually working now (I had a lap a few weeks ago with ovarian drilling) - I am trying not to symptom spot as I don't want to get my hopes up. What about you?

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