Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
124 Doctors are Online

Had implantation bleeding. How many days will it take to get a positive result in pregnancy test?

Mar 2016
User rating for this question
Very Good
Answered by

Practicing since : 2011
Answered : 4047 Questions
after implantation bleeding,it takes how many days to get positive pregnancy test?? n when should test be taken?
Posted Wed, 30 Oct 2013 in Pregnancy
Answered by Dr. S Patra 1 hour later
Brief Answer:

Detailed Answer:

Thanks for writing to us. Followings are my comments:

1) Following implantation bleeding, pregnancy test gives positive result within 5 to 7 days in most cases. So, you undergo home pregnancy test after 7 days for effective result.

2) Most home pregnancy test gives 95% positive result when it is tested two weeks after ovulation or around missed due date. 96 to 99% positive result is achieved when pregnancy test is done after one week of missed due date.

Additionally, blood test for beta-hCG may be required to confirm the pregnancy.

Hope, above information is helpful to you. Let me know if you need any clarification.

Dr Soumen

For future query, you can directly approach me through
Above answer was peer-reviewed by
Follow-up: Had implantation bleeding. How many days will it take to get a positive result in pregnancy test? 35 minutes later
thank u doctor..I think I should wait 4,5 days,then do test ...
Answered by Dr. S Patra 3 hours later
Brief Answer:

Detailed Answer:

Thanks for response.

Yes, you do home pregnancy test after 5 to 7 days. Early test is less significant and you may get false negative result.

Hope, I have answered your query. If you don't have any other query, you can close the discussion.

Good luck.

Dr Soumen
Above answer was peer-reviewed by
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Question is related to

The user accepted the expert's answer

Ask an OBGYN

© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor