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Sore breasts, medium level of nausea, very tired

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I have very sore breasts, persistent nausea which seems to be when I haven't eaten and often after I have. I have been extremely tired lately too. However, I did a pregnancy test last Friday and it was negative but the symptoms are persisting.

As a bit of background, I take a mood stabiliser and an anti-depressant due to bipolar disorder. I had recently been on a progestogen only contraceptive pill, but had stopped it for about 2.5 weeks because it just didn't feel right for me not to have periods. My partner and I DID have unprotected sex during this time, but I had had what I thought was a period - very light, watery bleeding which then only continued for a day (and on and off during this time).

My medication can apparently interfere with the effectiveness of the contraceptive pill and vice versa, but given that I have had a negative pregnancy test, I'm confused.

Does anyone have any suggestions? I have otherwise been healthy recently, apart from a shoulder injury.
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replied January 12th, 2011
Hello,

Welcome to ehealthforum

According to the symptoms you have described(sore breasts,nausea,tiredness) it seems that you are pregnant.Also you have been taking the pills irregularly and were also on other medications which would have decreased its efficacy.
Urine pregnancy tests are not confirmatory.Get a Blood HCG test which is a confirmatory test.Kindly visit a Gynaecologist for examination and correct diagnosis.

Take Care!


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