+ Reply to Thread
Results 1 to 4 of 4
  1. #1
    Join Date
    May 2012
    Posts
    1,594
    Thanks
    694
    Thanked
    597
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 posts

    Default This is probably a stupid question

    but how many days after ovulation until AF should arrive.. Is it 14days even if you have an unpredictable cycle?

    I've over thought it and now I'm confused!

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Feb 2009
    Location
    my house
    Posts
    18,128
    Thanks
    1,429
    Thanked
    7,706
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 postsAmethyst Star - 5,000 postsEmerald Star - 10,000 postsRuby Star - 15,000 posts
    If your cycle is unpredictable and irregular, it's hard to say.

    However, I always thought ovulation was 14 days before your next period was due to start.

  3. #3
    Join Date
    Aug 2012
    Posts
    989
    Thanks
    156
    Thanked
    347
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 posts
    Yes as a rough guide AF will always arrive 10-16 days after you ovulate. The luteal phase is always consistent, whereas the follicular phase doesn't have to be.
    I had very irregular cycles whilst ttc and the only way I'd know when to expect AF is about 12 days after ovulation signs.
    Hope that helps

  4. #4
    Join Date
    May 2012
    Posts
    1,594
    Thanks
    694
    Thanked
    597
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 posts
    Thanks ladies 😊

    I was trying to figure it out but my cycles are always all over the place and if I get a BFN when I test I wanted to know when to expect AF


 

Similar Threads

  1. Probably stupid....
    By Amber4304 in forum Pregnancy & Birth General Chat
    Replies: 23
    Last Post: 20-10-2013, 19:17
  2. Stupid question about ordering fabric!
    By ArthurDent in forum Crafts and Hobbies
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 24-06-2013, 17:20
  3. Possibly a stupid question...
    By OurLittleBlessing in forum General Parenting Tips, Advice & Chat
    Replies: 14
    Last Post: 02-04-2013, 14:53

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
FEATURED SUPPORTER
Life FertilityLife Fertility Clinic is a boutique fertility clinic located in Spring Hill, Brisbane. Our dedicated fertility and IVF ...
FORUMS - chatting now ...
Homework - is it necessary?General Parenting Tips, Advice & Chat
High Natural Killer Cells #9Reproductive Immunology
IVF/FET April & May chatConception & Fertility General Chat
Bullying recoveryWorking Hubbers - Employed
I am... #20General Chat
HelloIntroductions
IVF Babies due Sep/Oct/Nov 2017 #2pregnancy and babies through IVF
REVIEWS
"Pigeon teats rule!"
by Alex
Pigeon PP Wide Neck reviews ›
"Wonderful natural Aussie made product!"
by Mrstwr
Baby U Goat Milk Moisturiser reviews ›
"Replaced good quality with cheap tight nappies"
by Kris
Coles Comfy Bots Nappies reviews ›