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#1 kibou

Posted 20 January 2013 - 09:15 PM

First month using OPKs, got a positive on CD 18 and CD 19 (today). This is after some spotting on CD 15 and 16.

So I was under the impression I should only get one pos OPK, that the LH surge is so brief even testing once a day might miss it,

Am I missing something? First cycle testing after MC, so am just worried my body isn't doing the right thing.

Anyone have any ideas?

Thanks ladies!

#2 Kystnn

Posted 21 January 2013 - 01:50 PM

Whenever i've used OPKs I have always gotten a positive over two days. They say not to keep testing once you get a positive to avoid confusion but I like to see when it goes negative so keep testing original.gif
I also found with charting that I tended to ovulate on the day of the second positive.

I found this website has a good Q&A for OPKs and HPTs.
www.peeonastick.com

All the best with your ttc journey original.gif

#3 caninestorm

Posted 21 January 2013 - 02:15 PM

It's normal to get two days of a surge original.gif Sometimes I get one day, sometimes two. I ovulate anywhere from the day of the first, to the day after the second, so make sure you get lots of BD in original.gif

#4 kibou

Posted 21 January 2013 - 02:26 PM

Thanks Kyla22 and Caninestorm

Yeah, I did read that once I get a pos to stop, but since it was my first try with OPKs I was curious as to what my body was doing, especially after spotting.

I'm not temping but after my pos yesterday I did get some right hand side abdominal pain that lasted a few hours, so I reckon that was it. I'll test again later this afternoon and see what I get.

Lots of BDing.... check wink.gif



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