Occasionally some women have an LH surge that is too low for the test to detect, or they do not ovulate during a cycle and in this case they may see lots of High Fertility days but no Peak Fertility. This is not unusual and may happen in approximately 8% of cycles.
Why do I have high fertility but no peak?
women may not see High Fertility days but see Peak Fertility days only. This may be because the estrogen level is not high enough to be detected by the test, or they started testing too late. Peak Fertility results can still be relied upon and having sex on these days maximises your chance of getting pregnant.
Can I get pregnant with only high fertility days?
Pregnancy is technically only possible if you have sex during the five days before ovulation or on the day of ovulation. But the most fertile days are the three days leading up to and including ovulation. Having sex during this time gives you the best chance of getting pregnant.
What happens if you don’t have an LH surge?
If you test your urine every day during your mid-cycle and do not detect an LH surge, you also may not be ovulating. In these situations it may be more difficult to determine when you are ovulating, making it harder to plan conception.
How long is high fertility before peak?
There are only a few days per cycle when a woman is fertile and can conceive. Evidence shows that this time of increased fertility usually spans 6 days, starting approximately 5 days prior to ovulation and ending on the day of ovulation itself.
How many days of high fertility is normal?
The best time to have sex to conceive varies
Ovulation lasts for 12 to 48 hours, but you are potentially fertile for up to seven days, and maybe up to 10 days, according to the most optimistic studies.
Can you have high fertility for 10 days?
You cannot do another test while Peak Fertility is shown, as the holder will not be able to read it. Not all cycles are the same. The number of fertile days you see is personal to you.
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Can you still get pregnant with a flashing smiley face?
Flashing smiley – High Fertility
If the user has intercourse today she will increase her chance of getting pregnant, but she must also test again the following day. The result will be displayed for 8 minutes.
Why am I not getting pregnant even though I am ovulating?
If you are ovulating but not getting pregnant, the cause is may be polycystic ovaries (PCO). Again it is not uncommon, since around 20% of women have the condition.
How long after flashing smiley face will I ovulate?
Most women will have 2 days of flashing smiley faces before the peak fertility is reached. Peak fertility is a smiley face.
Can you get pregnant when ovulation test says low?
“It is possible to conceive successfully even if the ovulation test is negative. When this happens, ovulation occurred despite a negative ovulation test result; this is a special type of test failure called a ‘false negative,'” says Dr. Flisser.
What time of day does LH peak?
Ovulation is related in time to the onset of the LH surge, and occurs 40–45 h following the onset of this surge as detected in blood. The commonest time for the LH surge (as detected in blood) to commence is between 05:00 and 09:00. Repeated serum testing shows that 45% of LH surges commence at this time.
Can you have a low LH surge and still ovulate?
If your LH levels are low, you may not be getting your period. Because LH triggers ovulation, low levels of LH can prevent ovulation, and thus pregnancy. Low levels of LH are common in: Women with eating disorders.
Does peak fertility mean you have ovulated?
What is peak fertility? Peak fertility goes by a lot of names: you may have heard it called the “fertile window” or time of “suspected ovulation.” They all mean the same thing! Peak fertility is the most fertile time during your cycle, meaning it is when you are most likely to conceive.
How long after high fertility do you ovulate?
Ovulation normally occurs 24 to 36 hours after the LH surge, which is why the LH surge is a good predictor of peak fertility. The egg can only be fertilized for up to 24 hours after ovulation.