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A female asked:
Dr. Ahmad Ibrahim
19 years experience Urgent Care
Possibly: Considering you had the Depo Provera (medroxyprogesterone) shot 2 months ago and you weren't pregnant prior it is common to have an irregular, heavy, ... Read More

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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Susana Sixto-rodriguez
25 years experience Family Medicine
Depo use: This is normal when on the Depo-Provera shot, especially if you were a little late with a dose. Eventually you will probably not get a period when yo ... Read More
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Dr. Julie Abbott
45 years experience Preventive Medicine
It's expected,really: This is probably all due to side effects of Depo. Some women don't have a period at all, especially the first six months of being on Depo; it sounds l ... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gerard Honore
29 years experience Fertility Medicine
Sorry to say...: This is a normal and expected side effect of DMPA injection, you should have been made aware of it by the prescribing provider. It often continues for ... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Depo Shot Bleeding: The Depo Provera shot is known for its' irregular bleeding and spotting. However, it is very important that the shot is taken at the required therapeu ... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
37 years experience Family Medicine
Common: Cramps are a common side effect of depo.
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
22 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Bleeding on Depoprovera is highly variable.: There is no normal time for your period on this birth control  method. Most have no periods. Some have irregular bleeding. Irregular bleeding can be a ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Berryman
54 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Depoprovera: The depoprovera shot is for birth control, and should not be used for longer than 2-3 years continuously. The shot is long acting progesterone, and th ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Julan Crane
25 years experience Pediatrics
Deposit: your periods are coming back and are trying to regulate
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
30 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: The number one side effect of the Depo-Provera shot is irregular and unpredictable bleeding and often it is slight spotting of old dark blood. That i ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mary David
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Time: Breakthrough bleeding and sporting are common when you start Depo Provera (medroxyprogesterone). This usually gets better with subsequent shots and ev ... Read More

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