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Can any medication or medical condition affect ovulation test results?

Can any medication or medical condition affect ovulation test results?

Certain medical conditions and medications can adversely affect the performance of the test: for example if you are actually pregnant, have recently been pregnant, have reached menopause or have polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS) you may get a misleading result. This may also be true if you are taking fertility drugs containing Luteinizing Hormone or Human Chorionic Gonadotrophin. Clomiphene citrate (Clomid®) does not affect the tests, but may affect the length of your cycle and, therefore, when you should be testing.

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  • I took the ovulation test and tested positive two days in a row. On day 2, I took a pregnancy test out of curiosity and also tested positive. Why are both tests showing positive results?

    Sam

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