Most applications are very similar and differ in the way they show you the information or in which the interface seems more comfortable or less comfortable, more or less striking. You will access a calendar and you will be able to register the symptoms, you will be able to see what period you are in at each moment, in what phase. In addition, also some specific applications for pregnant women.
Beyond health and monitoring applications
If you have a smart watch or bracelet, health and monitoring applications often have this feature. Garmin allows it from its Connect application or also Fitbit on the owners of a brand’s bracelet or watch. The interface not only allows you to check steps, activity or the hours you have slept, but it also tracks your menstrual cycle, warnings, alerts, ovulation, etc. But if you don’t have one smart bracelet or a certain app for these gadgets you can download other free alternatives for Android that are easy to use.
A simple but easy to understand application for those who want to follow the period or see the fertile days. You can access the menstrual calendar and record the cycles, write notifications or access an ovulation calculator to know when you can get pregnant or when you can avoid it, as you want.
Menstrual Calendar – Menstrual Rule and Cycle
One of the most popular and successful en Menstrual calendar – Menstrual rule and cycle. It has more than four million downloads and is comfortable and easy to use. Allows you to access a calendar and menstrual cycle calculator, you can plan your vacations and have reminders about the start and end of each cycle.
Menstrual Calendar – Fertility and Ovulation
With more than 150 million downloads and a very comfortable and easy-to-use interface. You can know when ovulation will start, when you can or should take the contraceptive pill or you can register symptoms, sensations. It will tell you how much is left for your period, when is your most fertile day and it also has health reminders such as drinking water or the possibility of record your mood.
Menstrual calendar for teens
If your idea is for your daughter or sister to carry a menstrual calendar, this application is designed for teenagers and has a youthful and striking theme. You can easily add the symptoms felt and you can access a calendar where you can see the period, fertile days or any other phase of the cycle. There are also videos and tips and even a chat where you can talk to other teenagers to see how they feel, etc.
Clue: Ovulation and pregnancy
Clue is one of the most popular menstrual cycle apps for predict period and ovulation or to monitor your pregnancy. You can see a calendar but it also has statistics: see your usual symptoms, your typical cycles. Help and information that will allow you to know what is frequent and what is not or when you should consult a doctor.
My Days – Ovulation Calendar & Period tracker
My Days is one of the classic and very basic menstrual cycle apps, with an interface somewhat obsolete but simple, without complications. It is not the most attractive but it has a calendar where you can add symptoms or reminders. It may not be the most comfortable or the most striking but it is useful if you are looking for something very simple.
Menstrual Calendar, Ovulation Fertile Days Flo
More than 130 million downloads in an application that has a very simple and clean interface. Accurate predictions that match your period and warnings when it starts each of the phases or ovulation. It allows you to add health notes such as weight, sleep or the water you drink and has an information section and daily health tips from experts. It also allows you to block the app with a code if you want more privacy in the data.
And for pregnant women …
My pregnancy and baby
Another application for pregnant women is My pregnancy and baby where you can keep track of the weeks, centimeters or grams of the baby. You can see graphics, information, you can upload photos or watch videos simulating its growth.
If more than the rule you are looking for an app when you are already pregnant, Pregnancy + has all the tips or information you want in addition to a health monitoring. You can record the date and keep track of how the baby is going through interactive 3D models that show its approximate development or you can see the size of the baby relating it to animals, sweets, fruits. Also, a pregnancy guide with all kinds of useful information for future mothers and fathers.