Early Symptoms Of Pregnancy

There are no specific symptoms of pregnancy, and the best way to confirm pregnancy is by taking the urine or blood test. Some of the common symptoms of early pregnancy are nausea, vomiting, abdominal cramps, missed periods, sore breasts, mood swings, tiredness, and bloating.

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I have irregular and painful periods, and now I experience symptoms of pregnancy. Please help.

Query: Hello doctor, I have irregular periods with severe pain. I have a thyroid problem also. I am taking a Thyroxin tablet of 100 mg. It has been delayed for two months, and I am feeling pregnancy symptoms. What should I do? I have already consulted a doctor, and they advised me for sonography and some t...  Read Full »


Dr. Reetika Joshi

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. I have gone through the details presented by you and also seen the report shared by you (attachments removed to protect the patient's identity) I request you to please get the tests done again as the test report is pretty old. Further, if you are sexually active and ob...  Read Full »

I am ten weeks pregnant and have started spotting. Should I go to the emergency room?

Query: Hello doctor, I am ten weeks pregnant, and I have just started spotting. I do not have any cramps or pain. Should I go to the emergency room?  Read Full »


Dr. Natasha Bansal

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. I have read your concern in detail and will surely help you out. You should definitely visit the emergency room in case of spotting as it can be due to abortion or a low-lying placenta. If the condition is not managed on time, you might experience pain and bleeding, ...  Read Full »

I am feeling intense nausea and fatigue for a few days, and I fear I might be pregnant. What are the chances?

Query: Hello doctor, I need to talk to a gynecologist about sexual health. I need to clarify some doubts. Is there a chance of getting pregnant after unprotected sex? I had unprotected sex a week back, and after that day, I have been feeling intense nausea. I need to know when I can have unprotected sex wi...  Read Full »


Dr. Monica Mathur

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. The best period to have sexual intercourse, which is safe from contraception or pregnancy, depends upon the menstrual cycle. For example, if your menstrual cycle is of 28-day duration, then the safe period falls between the 6th to 10th day and again 2 to 3 days before...  Read Full »

I missed my date but I have cramps. Am I pregnant?

Query: Hi doctor,I missed my period date, so I think I am pregnant. But I used birth control measures during intercourse. I have had cramps in my stomach for the past two days, which lasts for the whole day. I have attached my ultrasound report.  Read Full »


Dr. Richa Agarwal

Answer: Hello,Welcome to icliniq.com. I understand your concern. According to your query, these symptoms indicate hormonal imbalance or pregnancy. Your pelvic ultrasound report (attachment removed to protect the patient's identity) shows an increase in endometrial thickness due to early pregnancy. Get your ...  Read Full »

Does getting a faint line on the pregnancy test indicate pregnancy even if there is a brown discharge?

Query: Hello doctor,My period has been delayed by approximately two weeks. I have checked with the pregnancy kit, which shows another very faint line. Also, I have very little light brown discharge and slight blood discharge. Are these pregnancy symptoms, or do they indicate something else?Please help.  Read Full »


Dr. Reetika Joshi

Answer: Hello, Welcome to iCliniq.com. I read your query and can understand your concern. In cases of a missed period, along with certain pregnancy signs like breast tenderness, nausea, etc., pregnancy can be ruled out by a urine pregnancy test or blood hCG (human chorionic gonadotropin - a hormone that ...  Read Full »

I have blood spotting and nausea-like symptoms after unprotected sex. Why?

Query: Hello doctor, I got my periods on the first week of this month. I had unprotected sex. I have been having nausea-like symptoms, and instead of periods, I am getting red spotting and cramps. My period cycle is 26 days. As I am having spotting now, I am not doing the pregnancy test. What can I do? Pl...  Read Full »


Dr. Reetika Joshi

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. There is a high chance that you were undergoing ovulation around the time of unprotected intercourse. That is why you are experiencing spotting along with cramps and nausea, so it is likely that the spotting experienced by you is implantation bleeding, and maybe ...  Read Full »

What could be the reason for no ovulation, and how to treat it?

Query: Hello doctor, I have been taking Clomid since early this year. I started with 50 mg and there was no ovulation. So, then I took 100 mg and again no ovulation. Now, I am on 150 mg and according to the OPK, I ovulated on the 17th. I know this sounds crazy, but I feel different. I have a pulling pain ...  Read Full »


Dr. Balakrishnan. R

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. How are you doing? As you mentioned, it is too early to diagnose pregnancy even in the blood. Had you ovulated on the 17th as you say, it would have reached the tube on that day. Let us say, the sperm too had reached at the same time and formed an embryo, it would stay...  Read Full »

I have some pregnancy symptoms. Am I pregnant?

Query: Hello doctor,I am a 26 year old female. I am trying to get pregnant. My doctor recommended me to take Susten 200 after the ovulation period. Now, I am on the 29th day of my cycle. I have some pregnancy symptoms. But, I am not sure. Please give me some clarity. I am scared too.  Read Full »


Dr. Chandwadkar Ashish

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. Please note the following physical signs of pregnancy, which you may experience in a few days if pregnant: The absence of menstrual periods. Four days after your expected date of period, do a urine pregnancy test to confirm pregnancy. Breast changes like achy o...  Read Full »

What is the chance of getting pregnant while taking combined OCP?

Query: Hi doctor, I had a question about the likelihood of getting pregnant while taking combined birth control pills. I started taking the pills three weeks ago, using the first-day method. So, I took my first pill on the first day of my period because I heard it works right away. I had unprotected sex a ...  Read Full »


Dr. Shubhadeep Bhattacharjee

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. If you have started the pills from day one of the periods, then you are protected from the very first day. So, if you had intercourse after six days, you need not worry. Also, combined birth control pills give you a month long protection irrespective of the number o...  Read Full »

Kindly help me know if my bleeding is because of my period or a sign of pregnancy.

Query: Hi doctor, I am a 21-year-old female, and I have had irregular periods since my first menstrual cycle. I evaluated my cycle for the past six months and found that my period happen 14 days after every ovulation. I was due for my periods ten days ago. I also had unprotected sex 15 days ago. Since...  Read Full »


Dr. Penchilaprasad Kandikattu

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. It is not a pregnancy. It may be a delayed cycle due to dysmenorrhoea. In the case of pregnancy, implantation bleeding will take place after two weeks of fertilization. But it will not contain clots and tissues. The most common causes for delayed periods are...  Read Full »

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