How long do you really have to wait to take a pregnancy test?

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asked May 15 in Pregnancy by Tanya Nav (480 points)
How long do you really have to wait to take a pregnancy test?

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answered 6 days ago by Gracy (15,870 points)
A missed period is a good sign of pregnancy so if you've missed your period then it's likely that you've become pregnant.

After 2 weeks of conception a woman usually has a missed period. So to get accurate results with a pregnancy test you need to wait up to 2 weeks before taking the pregnancy test.

If you test sooner than that you won't get as accurate of results.

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