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#1 FionaC85

Posted 17 February 2013 - 08:21 PM

Hi! Just did a test with first response. Late in the day had water and coffee to get my wee wee on! Test shows a faint positive line but darker at one end. Pamphlet says negative would show no trace of positive line. Should I get excited?



#2 strawberry blondes

Posted 17 February 2013 - 08:23 PM

I would do another one in a few days.

#3 Tesseract

Posted 17 February 2013 - 08:26 PM

Did it come up within 10 minutes? Is it the same colour as the control (ie not grey)? If yes to these then I would get excited! Can you post a pic for us to see?!

#4 ~Peaches~

Posted 17 February 2013 - 08:28 PM

I had the exact same thing with a FR test, there was clearly a second line, but it was darker up the top then faded at the bottom shrug.gif Did another FR today and a digital and I am definitely pregnant grin.gif So I would say congrats are in order for you too!!
I'd test again tomorrow if you have another one just to be sure, but I would say you have a BFP original.gif

#5 FionaC85

Posted 17 February 2013 - 08:29 PM

line was pink same as the other one. faded out through the middle then dark at  the ends going to do another in the morning

#6 MrsShine

Posted 17 February 2013 - 09:11 PM

Yep!
I'd get excited, do another one first thing in the morning tomorrow and it should be even darker assuming you are pg!

I got my BFP with a Fr test stick on Fri last week which was one day past my late period and it was relatively dark but has only gotten darker the more I've tested!

Pretty much with FR they are the most accurate tests and even the faintest line probably means early pregnancy or implantation. Congrats! original.gif

Post us a pic to be sure biggrin.gif

#7 FionaC85

Posted 18 February 2013 - 05:28 AM

Just woke up for test number 2. Result is the same line is still faint but more constant ie not fading out at one end. Calling doctor as soon as they open.


#8 43 other ferals

Posted 18 February 2013 - 05:40 AM

Sounds like you're pregnant to me...how wonderful!

#9 WhimsicalDragonfly

Posted 18 February 2013 - 06:03 AM

Yep, that's exactly what my lines were like, using the same brand test on the same days you did. I'm now 34 weeks. Good luck at the doctors and hope it all goes well for you!


#10 FionaC85

Posted 18 February 2013 - 04:10 PM

Happy to report I am 4 weeks along due on the 28 October. my daughter will have just turned 4 on the 12th!

#11 blackbird

Posted 18 February 2013 - 04:32 PM

Congratulations!! I am due the day before you! original.gif tested FR same as you original.gif

#12 Windingvines

Posted 18 February 2013 - 05:49 PM

Congrats!  eexcite.gif

#13 WhimsicalDragonfly

Posted 18 February 2013 - 05:53 PM

Congrats OP!!

#14 Koobie83

Posted 18 February 2013 - 05:56 PM

Mine were always like that. - the control line was dark and the positive line was fainter. The pack says that one line could be lighter but tha doesn't alter the result of the test. If you've got two lines id say you are pregnant! Congrats!!!




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