Aa
A
A
Close
Avatar_universal
5 weeks pregnant, but now i'm bleeding, is this implantation bleeding?
Ok so I just found out that i'm 5 weeks pregnant, the other day i took 3 prego tests because i missed my period that week and so after i took the home prego tests they all came back positive. The next day i went to the doctors and did another prego test with them.. later that night i came home and i started bleeding lightly it was a redish brown (not enough to fill a pad though) with mild cramping.. i got worried so the next morning i went back to the doctors and she told me that i am 5 weeks pregnant and my husband and I were happy to hear that, but i told my doctor about the bleeding that had started the night i left the doctors office, and she said that it is implantation bleeding and that it is common to have in early pregnancy, also how it can looks like a normal period and how it should stop within 6 days. My doctor wants to do a blood test next week, but later that night when i went home the bleeding started to get a bit more heavier (but still not enough to fill a pad fully, usually one pad a day) the blood is like a redish brown still and looks a bit slimy, with little cramping. It has been 3 days since the bleeding began and the cramping seemed to have stopped, but the bleeding is still there.. i'm hoping it will stop by next week. Is my doctor right, is this implantation bleeding or a start of a miscarrage? Has this happened to anyone else?
Cancel
1 Answers
Page 1 of 1
1346146_tn?1299364097
Without bloodwork its hard to say.  Implantation bleeding is usually very minimal and doesn't last for several days.  Bleeding doesn't always mean miscarriage.  It could be infection, from sex, hematoma or hemorage, etc.  I would request bloodwork to see if your hcg and progesterone levels are at the correct levels.  Also request an early ultrasound as well. Try not to stress good luck.
Comment
Cancel
1346146_tn?1299364097
Comment
Comment
Submit Comment
Your Answer
Avatar_universal
Answer
Know how to answer? Tap here to leave your answer...
Answer
5 weeks pregnant, but now i'm bleeding, is this implantation bleeding?
Submit Answer
A
A
Recent Activity
1742167_tn?1436475320
Blank
heather727 commented on Baby Noah!!
1 hr ago
Avatar_universal
Blank
Paxiled commented on GMO CORN
5 hrs ago
Avatar_universal
Blank
DiamondA added the Menstrual Cycle Tracker
12 hrs ago
Blank
Menstrual Tracker
Track your cycles
Start Tracking Now
Blank
Weight Tracker
Reach your weight goals
Start Tracking Now
Top Women's Health Answerers
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
ipurr2
Tucson, AZ
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
old_before_my_time
134578_tn?1446090952
Blank
AnnieBrooke
OR
136956_tn?1425609872
Blank
ticked
Mississauga, ON
973741_tn?1342346373
Blank
specialmom
4851940_tn?1385441629
Blank
jemma116
United Kingdom
Women's Health Community Resources
RSS Expert Activity
233488_tn?1310696703
Blank
Marathon Running Done Over Many Yea...
May 21 by John C Hagan III, MD, FACS, FAAOBlank
233488_tn?1310696703
Blank
New Article on Multifocal IOL vs &q...
May 21 by John C Hagan III, MD, FACS, FAAOBlank
748543_tn?1443740527
Blank
TMJ/TMJ The Connection Between Teet...
01/15 by Hamidreza Nassery , DMD, FICOI, FAGD, FICCMOBlank
Top Women's Health Answerers
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
ipurr2
Tucson, AZ
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
old_before_my_time
134578_tn?1446090952
Blank
AnnieBrooke
OR
136956_tn?1425609872
Blank
ticked
Mississauga, ON
973741_tn?1342346373
Blank
specialmom
4851940_tn?1385441629
Blank
jemma116
United Kingdom