OPK question

posted 2 months ago in TTC
Post # 2
360 posts
Helper bee
  • Wedding: April 2013

Are you temping also? It’s really hard to know exactly when you’re Oing with just OPKs. The OPKs only tell you that you’re likely to ovulate in the next 24-48 hours. A temp shift is what will confirm ovulation.

Post # 3
539 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: September 2012

From what I’ve read and in my own experience, you typically ovulate 12-48 hrs after the last positive opk, so I would guess tomorrow!  

Post # 4
1048 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: May 2016

i always get confused. if a positive test means you will ovulate 12-48 hours later, wouldnt it stay positive through the next day. 

i usually get two days of positives and by the morning of the third day it goes back to negative. So does that second day positive mean ovulation is occuring? 

i know this is all a guessing game without temping (i do temp, but not every month). But wouldnt the frist positive test be the one you’d want to base BDing off of. 

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