Am I Pregnant

Spotting and cramping, missed period, heavy breasts with increased tenderness, frequent urination, fatigue, morning sickness are the early signs of pregnancy. Urine pregnancy test can detect pregnancy one week after your missed period. If you experience the early signs with a negative pregnancy result, it is recommended to consult the doctor and go for blood hCG test.

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Can I spot light bleeding even after protected sex?

Query: Hello doctor,I had sex with my boyfriend twice two weeks before. It was protected sex and my last period was five days before that. After a week, I started a yoga teacher training course where we did intense yoga for two hours, and today I spotted light bleeding in the morning. I am stressed. Does t...  Read Full »


Dr. Reetika Joshi

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. I fully understand your concern and will surely help you. To get pregnant, the sperms have to be released inside the vagina of the female. These sperms then need to fertilize an egg which may or may not be available depending on the ovulation pattern of the female....  Read Full »

Can unprotected sex on the first day of periods make me pregnant?

Query: Hello doctor, I had unprotected sex on the first day of my period, and it was my first sex, so it was not proper and did not last more than a minute. The insertion was not correct either, and no ejaculation was there. My period was alright the next day, but still, I took i-Pill, and the next day, m...  Read Full »


Dr. Reetika Joshi

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. I fully understand your concern and will surely help you. Sperms are to be released inside the vagina to get a female pregnant. The sperm then fertilize the egg, which may or may not be available depending on the ovulation pattern of the female. The fertilized egg is t...  Read Full »

Whether my signs of giddiness and vomiting sensation after unprotected sex indicate pregnancy?

Query: Hello doctor, I have been married for three months and have regular sex daily. I used I-pill three times after having unprotected sex since we did not plan for pregnancy. After that, we changed our minds and had unprotected sex as we planned for the baby. After marriage, I had the first period befor...  Read Full »


Dr. Reetika Joshi

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. Heartiest congratulations on your marriage. Coming to your queries, there is deliberate planning for pregnancy to make it a healthy and happy pregnancy. So here are some tips for you: Start with Folic acid and Multivitamins. Get yourself examined for thyroid and sugar...  Read Full »

Can I consider the lighter periods after taking Unwanted-72 as implantation bleeding?

Query: Hi doctor, I took an Unwanted-72 pill after 80 hours of intercourse, my period started three days early, and it lasted only three days. It was with normal flow, and my bleeding stopped now, but I am still having pain in that area and feeling a little weak. Kindly help.  Read Full »


Dr. Richa Agarwal

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. I understand your concern. Menstrual irregularities, in your case, could be due to hormonal imbalance caused by an I-pill. You have taken I-pill a little late for time, but as menses resumed, there is almost no chance of pregnancy in your case. I suggest you take a painki...  Read Full »

My girlfriend is not getting pre-menstrual symptoms. Is she pregnant?

Query: Hi, My girlfriend is not late for her periods, but she has not had any symptoms yet, which is unusual because she normally has sore breasts or cramps around this time. Please see some details that are making me worried. Her period is normally like 35 days cycle, although the last one was 25 days or ...  Read Full »


Dr. Reetika Joshi

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. I read your query and understand your concern. Firstly to get pregnant, the sperms have to be released inside the vagina of the female. Secondly, these sperms then need to fertilize an egg which may or may not be available depending upon the ovulation pattern of the...  Read Full »

What is the chance of getting pregnant after outercourse?

Query: Hi doctor,Will outercourse make me pregnant? I have read much information online saying there are chances of pregnancy, even with outercourse. But I am confused with the different values that each website specifies; if a doctor could tell me, what are my pregnancy chances without outercourse with my...  Read Full »


Dr. Sugreev Singh

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. I can understand your concern. There are no chances that a person will get pregnant with other sexual routes. It has to be vaginal route then only she can get pregnant for pregnancy. There is no other way to get pregnant. But other routes have chances of infection, but th...  Read Full »

Did I miss my periods because of pregnancy or some other serious condition?

Query: Hello doctor, I missed my period this month. But I am on birth control pills and use condoms every time. I am currently taking Spiralactone for my acne. I have never missed a period before. I have taken four pregnancy tests, and all came back negative. Should I be concerned about pregnancy or a ser...  Read Full »


Dr. Reetika Joshi

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. I fully understand your concern. I understand that you have been taking all due precautions; rather, you have been taking two precautions, so there is no chance of pregnancy. The birth control options you are taking complement each other as you are taking hormonal ...  Read Full »

It has been five months since I got my period after delivery. Am I pregnant?

Query: Hi doctor, I delivered a baby about seven months ago. I got my first period five months after my delivery. I had only very light periods for two days. I did a urine pregnancy test several times, and it all came negative. Today I went to the laboratory and did a urine pregnancy test, yet it was negat...  Read Full »


Dr. Saloni Manwani

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. I can understand your concern. However, let me assure you that I am certain it is not a pregnancy you are dealing with. Are you taking any hormonal contraceptives? My advice is to get a few laboratory tests like TSH (thyroid-stimulating hormone) done and maybe an ult...  Read Full »

Will I get pregnant after having I-pill due to unprotected sex?

Query: Hi doctor,I had sex 15 days ago. However, my partner used a condom. But to be on the safe side, I have taken an I-pill after 24 hours but within 72 hours. I had my periods 24 days back, and I have a cycle of 28 to 30 days. Do I have a chance of pregnancy? Kindly help.  Read Full »


Dr. Monica Mathur

Answer: Hello,Welcome to icliniq.com.I understand your concern. The I-pill is a very good emergency contraception with efficacy of nearly 98 % success rate. This drug prevents pregnancy if taken infrequently. As your periods started before 24 days, the chances of pregnancy are significantly less. In a 28 da...  Read Full »

Can I be pregnant even after taking Regestrone tablets after sexual intercourse?

Query: Hello doctor, My last period was 30 days back. This month I started taking the Regestrone tablet from last week. Yesterday, I got physical, but we separated before my husband's pre cum. After that, I took the Regestrone tablet again as we had some holy rituals at home. Can I be pregnant? What are th...  Read Full »


Dr. Sameer Kumar

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. I understand your concern. Yes, you may get pregnant as Regestrone (Norethisterone) is not a contraceptive pill. Therefore, you should stop taking Regestrone tablets and take an emergency contraceptive pill like i-Pill (Levonorgestrel) within 72 hrs of sexual interc...  Read Full »

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