Get expert guidance from the world's 1 pregnancy and parenting resource, delivered via email, our apps, and website. Taking your temp vaginally is the most accurate. Let us know how you're going in a few days. I was a bit perplexed at charting again since as you said, erratic charts are a hallmark of anovulatory cycles, which I have a history of. Trying To Conceive Forums. Something to look forward to. I personally had no issues.
Does Anyone Temp Vaginally?
So, does anyone temp vaginally? I don't know how far it's meant to go, officially, but look at it this way - if your cervix is about a fingers length more or less away from your vaginal entrance, the thermometer definitely shouldn't need to go in that far! If the cervix is particularly high, it will be easiest to reach in a squatting position or while sitting on the toilet. Comments Juliet J says: Well, with vaginal temps you don't have the 'sleeping with an open mouth' factor to mess with your temps, so yes, they would probably be more accurate. This is more likely if you have a prolapse, or previous vaginal damage or nerve damage from delivery of babies, but it can affect anyone.
Does Anyone Temp Vaginally? - Trying To Conceive | Forums | What to Expect
I believe that you can use it vaginally as well as orally, as long as you're consistent with which method you use. Charting for Reproductive Health. Many women notice that they can take their temp between the 4 — 7am time frame and get a reliable temp regardless of when they take it, even though taking it that far apart later in the morning would result in an unreliable temp. Or am I just obsessing and should stick with orally?
Description: If you think you have a medical emergency, call your doctor or emergency services immediately. I've pretty much called this cycle a lost cause for temps. Who can use SymptoPro? I can completely empathize with those feelings! The first question you should ask yourself when checking cervical position is can I even feel my cervix?