How accurate are Equate pregnancy tests?

Answer On One Hand: Equate Is Very SensitiveHome pregnancy tests (HPTs) detect the hormone human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG), which builds up during the first few weeks of pregnancy. The Equate HPT can d... Read More »

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How sensitive are Equate pregnancy tests?

Equate pregnancy tests are sold at Wal-Mart. They are very sensitive, measuring 25 mIU. Some women will see positive results as early as eight days past ovulation, but 12 to 14 days past ovulation ... Read More »

How sensitive are Equate brand pregnancy tests?

Equate pregnancy tests can detect pregnancy as soon as your hCG (human chorionic gonadotropin) levels reach 25 mIU. Other brands of pregnancy tests can detect sooner, as low as 10 mIU. Some brands ... Read More »

Are blood tests more accurate than urine tests for pregnancy?

On One Hand: One Blood Test More AccurateThe quantitative blood test for pregnancy, which uses the level of HCG (human chorionic gonadotropin) hormone to confirm pregnancy (as do other tests) is co... Read More »

Are all pregnancy tests accurate?

On One Hand: 99 Percent AccuracyHome pregnancy tests work by detecting a hormone in your urine called human chorionic gonadotropin or hCG which--according to in the body ... Read More »