ovulation predictor kit (OPK)

    Ovulation Predictor Kits OPK

    OPK stands for Ovulation Predictor Kit. The OPK is a test that checks your urine for the presence of LH, luteinizing hormone.  ... more »

    Ovulation Predictor Kit (OPK): Intercourse & Sex Calculator

    The BabyMed Ovulation Predictor Kit (OPK) Intercourse and Sex Calculator will calculate when to have intercourse in relation to a positive OPK. ... more »

    OPK Ovulation Predictor Calculator

    The OPK Ovulation Predictor Calculator calculates when to start testing for the LH surge as well as your expected date of ovulation based on the first day of your last period and your cycle length. ... more »

    Top 6 Fertility Aids

    A few days ago, I posted an article about some of the biggest fertility myths, and that spurred some conversations about what actually works. While fertility always varies by couple, I did find a few strategies that seem to support fertility for the some couples. ... more »

    Home Ovulation Tests and Stress in Women Trying to Conceive

    Technology is constantly changing the face of fertility treatment. According to a new study published in the journal Human Reproduction, home ovulation tests don't change the stress level infertile women feel, but they may increase the likelihood of conception. ... more »

    How to Get Pregnant - Part I

    My patients who have decided to have children almost invariably ask me,'What should I do to get pregnant?' What books should they read? How dothey take their basal body temperature? Should they use an ovulationpredictor test? ... more »

    When I Knew Something Was Wrong... (Part 1 of 3)

    This post is the first in a three-part series by BustedKate talking about how she first found out she was facing infertility. ... more »

    What is Your Ovulation Cycle?

    Using the common signs of ovulation to become pregnant works for some couples but each female body is different and the ovulation cycle from one woman to the next will also be different. Here are 6 steps to find out your ovulation cycle. ... more »

    The Female Body is Your Best Ovulation Predictor

    Women often use the body as an ovulation predictor to estimate the time of month when they are most fertile and increase the chance of conception. ... more »

    Ovulation Symptoms and Signs

    When trying to conceive, the single most important factor is finding out if and when you ovulate. ... more »

    Ovulation Predictor: Methods of Finding Out When and If You Ovulate

    Predicting ovulation and find out ecxactly if and when you ovulate is one of the most important steps you can take to improve your chances getting pregnant. ... more »

    Chapter 8: Cervical Mucus

    Checking your cervical mucus for fertility charting can improve your chances of getting pregnant. ... more »

    OPK Ovulation Predictor Calculator

    The OPK Ovulation Predictor Calculator calculates when to start testing for the LH surge as well as your expected date of ovulation based on the first day of your last period and your cycle length. ... more »

    Ovulation Predictor Kit Test Days

    OPKs or ovulation predictor kits are tests that can be used to help you determine if and when you are ovulating. They work by detecting the level of gluteinizing hormone (LH) in your urine. ... more »

    When Do I Ovulate - Finding Out When and If You Ovulate

    Ovulation is the key factors in fertility and knowing the methods of finding out when and if you ovulate is important to improve fertility. ... more »

    Pregnancy Acronyms and Abbreviations

    Our complete list of  pregnancy and fertility acronyms and abbreviations are widely used in forums and pregnancy and TTC communities. ... more »

    OPK Ovulation Predictor Kit Calculator

    The OPK Ovulation Predictor Calculator calculates when to start testing for the LH surge as well as your expected date of ovulation based on the first day of your last period and your cycle length. ... more »

    What Interferes With the OPK?

    Ovulation prediction kits OPK are sensitive to the luteinizing hormone (LH). While most medications will have no effect on the test results, there are a certain medications that will. ... more »

    Testing the OPK at the Right Time of Day

    It is important to start using the ovulation prediction kit at the right time during the menstrual cycle. It is important to start using the ovulation prediction kit at the right time during the men ... more »

    Do I Need an OPK To Get Pregnant?

    An ovulation prediction kit or OPK is created to measure the amount of luteinizing hormone in the urine. ... more »

    How to Use an OPK

    Using an ovulation prediction kit is very similar to using an at home pregnancy test. The kits are designed with sticks that are used to collect urine directly from the urine stream. ... more »

    Ovulation After OPK Turns Negative?

    Ovulation does not necessarily happen after the OPK turns negative. It could happen, but that's not the rule. ... more »

    OPK as Pregnancy HPT Test? I Don't Think So!

    You cannot and and should not use the OPK ovulation predictor kit opk test as a pregnancy test. Each of these two tests checks for a different hormone ... more »

    Ovulation Predictor Kit - OPK

    An ovulation predictor kit or OPK is an at home test you can use to measure the amount of luteinizing hormone LH your body is producing. ... more »

    Ovulation Issues and Detection (eg OPKs)

    Ovulation issues and detection of ovulation such as with OPKs and typical ovulation symptoms are among the most important issues in trying to get pregnant couples. ... more »

    OPK Negative But Ovulation Symptoms

    Even with a negative OPK it's still possible to ovulate, especially if you have ovulation symptoms. ... more »

    OPK Lovemaking Calculator Ovulation Predictor Kit

    The OPK Lovemaking calculator lets you know when to make love after a positive OPK. ... more »

    OPK - What Does a Faint Line Mean?

    Contrary to a pregnancy test a faint OPK line is not a positive line. ... more »

    OPKs - Consumer Reports

    Consumer Reports Ratings January 2003 on the best Ovulation Predictor Kits (OPKs). ... more »

    Ovulation: If When How

    "How do I know whether I am ovulating?" is one of the most important and frequent questions we get on BabyMed. There are several ways to find out if you are ovulating. Some of these you can do yourself at home. Others require help from your doctor. ... more »

    Menstrual Period After Miscarriage

    After a miscarriage, it can take up to six to eight weeks for your ovulation to return to normal. And then it takes another two weeks for your period to come. ... more »

    Timing of Sex and Ovulation

    Timing of intercourse is when you try to make love only within a day or 2 of ovulation. ... more »

    What is an Ovulation Predictor Kit (OPK)?

    OPK stands form Ovulation Predictor Kit. The OPK is a test that checks your urine for the presence of LH, luteinizing hormone. ... more »

    Ovulation Prediction

    Are there any studies on ovulation prediction? ... more »

    Clomiphene and OPK

    Can clomiphene interfere with an Ovulation Predictor Kit (OPK) test? ... more »

    OPK Positive - No Ovulation

    Is it possible that my Ovulation Preditor Kit (OPK) was positive without ovulation? ... more »

    When to Use Your OPK (Ovulation Predictor Kit)

    At what time of the day should I test with my OPK (ovulation predictor kit)? ... more »

    When to Have Sexual Intercourse After the OPK Turns Positive

    Test every 12 hours not every 24 hours. The perfect time for sexual intercourse is within 12-24 hours prior to the ovulation predictor FIRST turning positive. Especially if you test only once a day. ... more »

    OPK

    Why is the OPK test positive for so long? ... more »

    OPK or Fertility Monitor

    Which is best when trying to conceive - OPK or fertility monitor? ... more »

    Clomiphene and OPKs

    Can I use an ovulation predictor kit (OPK) with clomiphene? ... more »

    Rise in Temperature

    Predicting ovulation ... more »

    Menstrual Cycle - Regular or Not

    My cycles are 28 and 23 days ... more »

    OPK and PCOS

    Can I use an ovulation predictor kit? ... more »

    OPK vs. BBT

    Which is better OPK or BBT? ... more »

    Timed Intercourse

    How should we time making love? ... more »

    OPK negative - BBT shows rise

    My ovulation predictor is negative but the BBT shows a rise ... more »

    LH surge and Sex

    If he has enough sperm, once a day is the preferred frequency of sex. Having sexual intercourse after ovulation will not get you pregnant. ... more »

    After the Pill

    When can I get pregnant and when should we have sex after the pill? ... more »