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Hi , ive been on the mini pill (micronor) for about 3 months . I stopped taking it last wednesday. Ever since ive been experiencing sore nipples . I got a pregnancy test it shows negative . But Could it be to early to show that i could be pregnant ?Should i give it a couple more days before taking another test ?


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replied December 13th, 2011
Am I Pregnant Answer A29381
Hi,
Welcome to ehealthforum,
If you have stopped taking your birth control pills, you should get your withdrawal bleeding within 5-7 days (if not pregnant). The sore breasts could suggest possibility of impending onset of periods or pregnancy. Wait and watch for your next periods/withdrawal bleeding. Look out for development of any other new symptoms if pregnancy is suspected. If periods do not start within 10 days of expected period dates (or within 10 days of stopping with the birth control use), or if you get abnormal periods, or if you suspect chances of pregnancy, consider visiting your doctor/gynecologist at the earliest for thorough examination (to confirm pregnancy related changes/signs in body) and blood/serum HCG level test (to confirm/rule out pregnancy accurately). You can also consider taking a urine pregnancy test (on an early morning first urine sample) after 7-10 days of missed/altered periods to see if you get positive results, or get it confirmed by a blood HCG test (avoid lot of fluid intake or caffeinated beverage intake in the previous night before test). Be in regular monitoring and follow-up with your treating doctor/gynecologist and report any new/abnormal symptoms immediately. Drink plenty of water. Take adequate rest.
Take care.



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