NEW Early Detection
Clearblue® Early Detection provides early detection of the pregnancy hormone (human Chorionic Gonadotropin - hCG).
Over 99% accurate
From the day you expect your period.2
For results 6 days early
Can tell you 6 days sooner than your missed period (which is 5 days before you expect your period).1
Our highest sensitivity detection of the pregnancy hormone hCG (10mIU/ml).
Easy to use
Extra wide tip for easy sampling and unique Floodguard™ Technology to help reduce usage error and make it easier to test correctly.
May help prevent false positive results in the very small number of non-pregnant women who may have low levels of hCG in their urine.
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How to use Clearblue® Early Detection Pregnancy Test
1. Before you begin
Always read the package insert carefully before testing. If you’re testing before you expect your period, use the first urine of the day, as any pregnancy hormone will be more concentrated. Otherwise you can test any time of the day, as hormone levels will be higher if you are pregnant. Avoid drinking lots of liquid including water, before using your Early Detection Pregnancy Test to make sure you don’t dilute any hormone in your sample.
When ready to test, remove the test stick from the foil wrapper, take off the blue cap and use the test straight away.
2. Take the test
Hold the test with the absorbent tip pointing downward, and place just the absorbent tip in either your urine stream for 5 seconds, or in a urine sample collected in a clean, dry container for 20 seconds.
Avoid getting the plastic housing wet during sampling.
Replace the cap and lay the test stick on a flat surface.
Throughout testing never hold the test stick with the absorbent tip pointing upwards.
3. Wait for your result
Red lines will start to develop. Wait 5 minutes before reading your result.
4. Read your result
If you see two lines, you are pregnant. It does not matter how faint or dark the lines are.
If you see one line, you are not pregnant A red line must be present in the control window for your result to be valid.
Read your result within 10 minutes of testing. Do not read results after 10 minutes.
How does Clearblue® Early Detection work?
It detects the pregnancy hormone hCG (human Chorionic Gonadotropin) in urine.
How early can I test?
You can test 6 days before your missed period, which is 5 days before you expect your period.1
However, as hormone levels vary from woman to woman, and in early pregnancy can be very low, you may be pregnant but still get a negative result.
How accurate is Clearblue® Early Detection?
It is more than 99% accurate in detecting whether or not you are pregnant, when used from the day you expect your period.2
My test says I’m pregnant. What should I do?
See your doctor as soon as possible who may confirm your pregnancy, after all clinical and laboratory findings have been evaluated.
My test says I’m not pregnant. What should I do?
You may not be pregnant, or the level of pregnancy hormone may not yet be high enough to be detected. If you tested before your expected period, test again when your period is due. If this test gives you a ‘Not Pregnant’ result and you still think you might be pregnant, see your doctor.
Can any medication or medical conditions affect the result?
Always read the manufacturer’s instructions for any medication you are taking before testing. Medications containing hCG or FSH and other hormone therapies may affect the result.
The test should NOT be affected by hormone therapies containing Clomiphene citrate, common painkillers, alcohol, antibiotics, or the contraceptive pill.
If you get unexpected results you should discuss them with your doctor.
How does DualSense™ Technology work?
Though known as the ‘pregnancy hormone’, a very small number of non-pregnant women may have low levels of hCG in their urine. If these women use a very sensitive pregnancy test, they have a very small risk of a false positive result. This test may prevent false positives in some of these women.
When can I take a pregnancy test?
If you think you might be pregnant, you want to know right away. But it’s important to understand what’s happening in your body so you know how soon you can test.
- Clearblue® Early Detection: 77% of pregnant results can be detected 6 days before your missed period.
- >99% accurate at detecting typical pregnancy hormone levels. Note that hormone levels vary. See insert.