How many days after your period are you the most fertile?

How many days after your period are you the most fertile?

Your menstrual cycle begins on the first day of your period and continues up to the first day of your next period. You’re most fertile at the time of ovulation (when an egg is released from your ovaries), which usually occurs 12 to 14 days before your next period starts.

How can I know my fertile days?

Ovulation happens about 14 days before your period starts.

  1. If your average menstrual cycle is 28 days, you ovulate around day 14, and your most fertile days are days 12, 13 and 14.
  2. If your average menstrual cycle is 35 days ovulation happens around day 21 and your most fertile days are days 19,20 and 21.

Can I get pregnant 3 days after my period?

Yes! Having unprotected sex at any time is risky and can result in pregnancy. Sometimes ovulation — the time when a girl is most likely to become pregnant — can happen within a few days of when your period ends. Also, sperm can fertilize an egg for 72 hours (3 days) after ejaculation.

How long after a guy comes in you can you take a pregnancy test?

Taking a pregnancy test right after sex is too early. It can take up to three weeks after sperm gets in the vagina for a pregnancy test to be accurate. This is because pregnancy doesn’t start right away.

Can you test positive for pregnancy at 1 week?

How soon can you take a pregnancy test? You should wait to take a pregnancy test until the week after your missed period for the most accurate result. If you don’t want to wait until you’ve missed your period, you should wait at least one to two weeks after you had sex.

How can I know when Im fertile?

Cervical mucus will change from thick,glue-like consistency to being thin and stretchy.

  • Slight cramping is often noted about two days before ovulation.
  • Sex drive may also increase due to a sharp decline in estrogen levels.
  • The basal metabolic temperature may slightly rise.
  • When does I am really ovulating?

    “In healthy women, ovulation occurs 14 days before the onset of your period,” says Donnica L. Moore, MD, president of Sapphire Women’s Health Group in Chester, New Jersey. So if your cycle is 35 days, ovulation will happen on day 21 of that cycle—but if your cycle is 21 days, ovulation will happen on day seven.

    How to tell when I’m ovulating?

    How do you know when you’re ovulating? Check the calendar. Keep a menstrual cycle calendar for a few months so you can get an idea of what’s normal for you – or use tools that can help Listen to your body. Can you feel ovulation happening? Track your temperature. Your basal body temperature, or BBT, that is. Get to know your cervix. Buy an ovulation predictor kit.

    How do I know when I ovulate?

    You’re most fertile during the three days leading up to ovulation. It can be hard to know when you’re ovulating. To figure it out, you can track common ovulation symptoms such as changes in your basal body temperature, in your cervical mucus, and to your cervix.