(Closed) OPK question: how much darker should the second line be?

posted 5 years ago in TTC
Post # 3
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Honey bee
  • Wedding: June 2012

I test with FMU and a second time after work around 4:30pm. The line has to be as dark or darker then the control line in order to be positive.

Post # 4
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Busy bee
  • Wedding: January 2012

@BalticBee:  I usually test with early afternoon.  I am one of those people who always get a faint line no matter where I am in my cycle so often if I use FMU I get a darker reading for no reason.

As @RoyalLime: said, test line should be as dark or darker 🙂  

Post # 5
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Bumble bee
  • Wedding: October 2011

@BalticBee:  yep, just as long as it is AS dark or darker you’re good to go. i tend to test at around 5.30pm when i get home from work. ive noticed that i can still get a positive the day after ovulation with FMU, when my temp is already up and it’s probably too late, so i prefer afternoon.

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