Can implantation bleeding seem like a period?


Implantation bleeding seems more like spotting than a regular period. According to WebMD, many women do not notice implantation bleeding because it is generally very light and does not last longer than a couple days. For example, certain women may notice a few drops of blood and nothing else.

According to Baby Med, implantation bleeding often looks light pink or brownish in color. Implantation bleeding typically occurs between 6 to 12 days after egg fertilization. Light cramping that resembles menstrual cramping can also occur with implantation bleeding, which is why it is often mistaken for pre-menstrual symptoms and not early pregnancy symptoms.

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How can you tell the difference between an early period and implantation bleeding?
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Most women do not experience any implantation bleeding . . . so I would not read too much into it this early. At 3 days past IUI, it is unlikely that you would be experiencing implantation
Not Medical advice. Implantation Bleeding is much lighter than a period and usually pink or brownish discharge and occurs a few days before your period would.
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