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#1 pppc

Posted 18 November 2012 - 08:26 AM

I was supposed to get my period about 5 days ago and haven't so thought we were pregnant. However I have very light blood when I go to the toilet and am not sure what is happening as this is very new territory. My period has never started like this before and I don't have any pains either. Anyone have any ideas as if we are pregnant I don't think this is a good sign.

#2 Missy Shelby

Posted 18 November 2012 - 08:33 AM

Maybe an implantation bleed op?

Good luck, sounds positive to me (I am certainly no expert though wink.gif )

#3 Lalliana

Posted 18 November 2012 - 08:37 AM

Have you tried a HPT yet? I would just to put your mind at ease. It could be an implantation bleed but if you were due 5 days ago that would be late implantation. It could also be that you are indeed pregnant as some women spot during pregnancy with no ill effects. I'd do a test just to see and if you are still concerned, go and see your Dr. Good luck and I hope it is your BFP! original.gif

#4 EsmeLennox

Posted 18 November 2012 - 08:43 AM

Have you done a HPT? I had bleeding around the time my period was due or shortly after with all my children, it is very common and does not always mean the worst.

#5 pppc

Posted 18 November 2012 - 08:49 AM

Haven't done a test yet but think I will today if the bleeding doesn't get any heavier. Am a little worried though as it is very unusual for me. Freeking out a little in my head!!

#6 pppc

Posted 18 November 2012 - 08:51 AM

Thanks think I will do a test today, just to put my mind at rest. What to do if we are though, I hope everything will be ok.

#7 pppc

Posted 18 November 2012 - 08:54 AM

QUOTE (Lalliana @ 18/11/2012, 09:37 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Have you tried a HPT yet? I would just to put your mind at ease. It could be an implantation bleed but if you were due 5 days ago that would be late implantation. It could also be that you are indeed pregnant as some women spot during pregnancy with no ill effects. I'd do a test just to see and if you are still concerned, go and see your Dr. Good luck and I hope it is your BFP! original.gif


#8 pppc

Posted 18 November 2012 - 08:55 AM

QUOTE (Jemstar @ 18/11/2012, 09:43 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Have you done a HPT? I had bleeding around the time my period was due or shortly after with all my children, it is very common and does not always mean the worst.

How long did you bleed for? It is very light and just don't know what to do.

#9 EsmeLennox

Posted 18 November 2012 - 08:58 AM

With my first it was 3-4 days of light bleeding, more pinkish red than red IYKWIM, definitely not a normal period. With him, I bled a little every month for the the first four months of pregnancy. The other two it was only the first couple of months. Do a test to ease your mind and then wait and see what happens. Good

Edited by Jemstar, 18 November 2012 - 08:59 AM.

#10 pppc

Posted 18 November 2012 - 10:40 AM

Thanks for the advise, bleeding finally got heavier. Guess we will keep trying...

#11 EsmeLennox

Posted 18 November 2012 - 11:05 AM

Sorry to hear that. Good luck for the future.

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