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My last period was March 8, 2010, I have been having a lot of lower stomach cramps and hurting. My period was suppose to start April 5, 2010 and I have seen no sign of it yet and it's been 5 days. I have taken a pregnancy test and it showed negative. What should I do?

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I think you should take another pregnancy test then go to the Dr! The cramping could be from implantation if u are pegnant.
your best bet is going to the doctors...some test come back negative even if you are pregnant. the first test I took came back negative so I waited a few days and took another one. They say it's best to take a hpt first thing in the morning w/ your first pee.
The first response tests are awesome.. mine was positive 2 days before my missed period! yes, you can uses your first morning pee... or dont pee for 4-5 hours and then try it... the body has to build up enough hormones in the urine so thats why its best in the morning!
i have taken both a clearblue and a 1st response hpt and both came back negative. i still havent had any sign of my period. i am thinking i need to see my ob-gyn and get a blood test. the cramping is still happening and sometimes makes me want to cry. thanks for all of yalls responses.
Yes, you could be pregnant and the fluid in your urine could not just show it.  I would go and ask for an ultra sound at a local Obgyn or a hospital to make sure you are or arent pregnant.  They will have you urinate in a cup but tell them the pregnancy tests show up negative.  Ask them for an ultrasound and they should schedule you for one.  - Ashleynicole101
Your best bet is to visit your doctor to find out if a.) you are in fact pregnant or b.) there's something serious going on inside of your body that isn't showing on the outside.
You def. need to  see an ob. or call your regular doctor.  Tell  them that you have taken several pregnancy tests and that they have all been negative they can then do a blood test that will def. confirm results.  Good luck and keep us posted.
You are not pregnant if the tests are negative.  The tests measure a hormone in the urine that is secreted in high levels during pregnancy.  It is called Human Chorionic Gonadotropin (hCG).  The level of this hormone increases as a pregnancy progresses.  Here is a chart that illustrates this increase:  ·                     3 weeks LMP: 5 - 50 mIU/ml ·                     4 weeks LMP: 5 - 426 mIU/ml ·                     5 weeks LMP: 18 - 7,340 mIU/ml ·                     6 weeks LMP: 1,080 - 56,500 mIU/ml ·                     7 - 8 weeks LMP: 7, 650 - 229,000 mIU/ml ·                     9 - 12 weeks LMP: 25,700 - 288,000 mIU/ml ·                     13 - 16 weeks LMP: 13,300 - 254,000 mIU/ml ·                     17 - 24 weeks LMP: 4,060 - 165,400 mIU/ml ·                     25 - 40 weeks LMP: 3,640 - 117,000 mIU/ml   Non pregnant woman have an hCG level of less than 5.0 mIU/ml.  If you have repeatedly tested negative then you are not pregnant.  I suggest that you see a doctor as soon as possible.  The symptoms you are having could be due to a potential health problem.   
I didn't have a period for three months once when I first got off birth control. And I was never pregnant. I suggest you see your doctor. There could be other things going on.
I don't think any thing is wrong with you. Sometimes when we want to be pregnant so bad it gets hard on our bodies. We can trick our bodies in to thinking we are pregnant when we aren't. I hope that you get the results you are hoping for when you go to the dr. Good luck! :)


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