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is 8 days after unprotected sex too soon to have pregnancy symptoms?My breast are sore with some cramps and i have irregular cycle so i dont no for sure. Help, am freaking out!


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replied August 28th, 2011
Early Pregnancy Signs and Symptoms Answer A26347
Hi,
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The appearance of symptoms suggestive of early pregnancy depends on how your body reacts to the changing hormonal status (doubling up of hormonal values every 48-72 hours). Few women can experience symptoms as early as 24 hours after fruitful intercourse. Few women can experience few symptoms after having missed periods. Few women do not experience any symptoms throughout pregnancy. Wait and watch for your next periods. If you do not get your periods within 10 days of expected period dates, or if you get abnormal periods, or if you develop symptoms suggestive of pregnancy, you should consider visiting your gynecologist for thorough examination (to confirm pregnancy related changes/signs in body) and blood/serum HCG level test (to confirm/rule out pregnancy accurately). Be in regular follow-up and monitoring of your treating doctor/gynecologist. Take adequate rest. Drink plenty of water. Maintain healthy diet and lifestyle.
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