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06/09/2008 at 12:04
Today is about day 21 of a 28 day cycle. I didn't do any ovulation tests but I'd assume I ovulated around day 14. Assumption based on changes in discharge and a slight lower abdominal pain. Last night I was slightly alarmed to see a pinkish stained discharge with a tiny dot of red. I was alarmed on account of the fact I had the coil removed originally because of irregular bleeding. The coil was removed almost 3 months ago and I haven't experienced any irregular bleeding since and my AF has even been a shorter 5 days opposed to the 8 days on the coil(yes I still had periods for the whole 6 years).
The colour is still there (slightly) when I wipe but it's as if there isn't any discharge(is this tmi??). I'd never heard of implantation bleeding until I recently started reading these forums (naive to say the least considering I have 4 children already ), I can't even recall if I experienced any with other pregnancies because it's not something i was aware of so wouldn't have noted it.
Anyway, could these be an early sign?? feeling a little sickly but I think that's possibly in my head(wanting to believe I might be ). I was never actually sick with my other children but with the 4th one I did feel sick and not quite my best from the minute of falling pregnant I would assume as it was the sickness that made me question when my period was due and prompted me to do a test.
Everything I read on the internet contradicts itself which is not helpful...
Am I hoping too much and reading too much into things?? I'm going to be a nervous wreck until I am able to test
06/09/2008 at 12:39
07/09/2008 at 08:54
07/09/2008 at 08:58
Ooooooooooohhhhh good luck SJ.
It could well be implantation bleed that your experiencing - as I believe its just something you get when you wipe etc...
You can use a First Response up to 6 days before your period is due?!
Wishing you lots and lots of luck
07/09/2008 at 10:45
Good luck! Fingers crossed!
I totally agree with your internet comment! I looked on a few sites to try to get a bit more info in the past and came away more confused! So many sites tell you different things!
07/09/2008 at 20:03
Sorry, I don't think I can help either!!! Although I had period pains with both pregnancies at about week 2 or 3, and assumed that I wasn't pregnant! I also had a minor implantation bleed as it was as you say!
Good Luck though!!
18/09/2008 at 14:05
It's been a little while since I ventured in here, work and stuff got in the way.
I did an early test which was negative and was just considering doing another, because I was late, when my period arrived ... so it isn't to be this month...
Just going to read through the boards and catch up with how everyone else is doing.
19/09/2008 at 07:33
19/09/2008 at 19:16
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