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06 Aug 2007

Extreme pain
Dear Gynae

I stopped taking Triphasel a month ago. My periods are due today but nothing has come yet.

I am in quite a lot of pain, I have been getting period like cramps since last week Thursday, it is actually worse than period cramps as well as very sharp pains in my lower sides and behind my pubic bone. Some it leaves me breathless! I have done 3 hpt's but all shows negative.

Two months ago while I was still on Triphasel I was feeling very ill and took a htp just to be sure, it came out positive but the blood test showed negative and a week later I got my periods, but that was still on the pill.

I am scared for an etopic pregnancy, will that show if I take a hpt?
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01 Jan 0001

I would suggest that you wait a bit longer to see if your period starts. Things are often different off the Pill, including having more PMSand period pains. It would be a bit early for an ectopic pregnancy to present, but the pregnancy test should be positive in this case.

Best wishes
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