Quick Answer: Can You Have A Period And Be Pregnant Mumsnet?

Can I be pregnant and still have a heavy period with clots?

Bleeding in pregnancy may be light or heavy, dark or bright red.

You may pass clots or “stringy bits”.

You may have more of a discharge than bleeding.

Or you may have spotting, which you notice on your underwear or when you wipe yourself..

Can you bleed heavily and not miscarry?

The first thing you need to do if you are experiencing bleeding during early pregnancy is not panic! Bleeding or spotting while pregnant does not always mean that a miscarriage is imminent. “Bleeding can occur in a completely healthy pregnancy,” explains Dr. Zev Williams, M.D., Ph.

How do you confirm a miscarriage at home?

Signs of miscarriagecramping pain in your lower tummy, which can vary from period-like pain to strong labour-like contractions.passing fluid from your vagina.passing of blood clots or pregnancy tissue from your vagina.

Has anyone had a period the first month of pregnancy?

Yes! It’s rare, but it happens. It happened, in fact, to a neighbor of my mom’s. Every single month of her pregnancy this lady had period-like bleeding.

Can you bleed like a period in early pregnancy?

Hormonal bleeding is when some women experience a light bleed at around four to eight weeks of pregnancy, or around the time their period would have been due. This can be very confusing for women who are pregnant and is the reason many women do not realise they are pregnant for a while. Again, it is totally normal.

Has anyone had a full period and still been pregnant?

Even though you cannot be pregnant and still have a period, bleeding in pregnancy — especially early on — is not uncommon. According to Dr. Hakakha, women can bleed in pregnancy for a variety of reasons. One time bleeding commonly occurs is soon after the egg has been fertilized.

Can I have menstrual cramps and still be pregnant?

Pregnancy: Early in pregnancy, you may experience mild or light cramping. These cramps will probably feel like the light cramps you get during your period, but they’ll be in your lower stomach or lower back. If you have a history of pregnancy loss, don’t ignore these symptoms. Rest.

Could I still be pregnant after a heavy period?

The short answer is no. Despite all of the claims out there, it isn’t possible to have a period while you’re pregnant. Rather, you might experience “spotting” during early pregnancy, which is usually light pink or dark brown in color.

Had a heavy period but was pregnant?

When should you call your doctor if you have heavy bleeding during pregnancy? Any time you notice bleeding during any stage of pregnancy, it is appropriate to call your doctor. It is particularly important to seek medical attention if the bleeding is heavy (like a menstrual period) or accompanied by pain or cramping.

Should I still take a pregnancy test if I got my period?

You can take a pregnancy test while bleeding or seemingly on your period, because any blood that mixes with your urine will not affect the results of the test. (However, keep in mind that typically a period is a reliable sign that you are not pregnant.)

Can you have a period and still be pregnant mumsnet?

i had periods throughout the first 3 mths of my second pregnancy- i didnt realise i was pregnant till i was 16 wks! so, in answer to your question- yes you can! CONGRATULATIONS!!!! i had periods up until 7 months too, i think you will find its quite common i didn’t realise till it happened to me.