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Cramps depo shot

A female asked:
Dr. Ahmad Ibrahim
Urgent Care 20 years experience
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
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Susana Sixto-rodriguez
Family Medicine 26 years experience
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
Dr. Julie Abbott
Preventive Medicine 46 years experience
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
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gerard Honore
Fertility Medicine 30 years experience
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
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
Family Medicine 38 years experience
Common: Cramps are a common side effect of depo.
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics and Gynecology 23 years experience
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
Obstetrics and Gynecology 55 years experience
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 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Silverman
Fertility Medicine 50 years experience
Bad smell on Depot: Most likely you have a minor vaginal infection like bv, and you should be checked.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Edward Smith
Neurology 55 years experience
Estrogen: I assume your are talking about injection of long-acting sex hormones, usually prescribed for contraception or excessive uterine bleeding. If so, the ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics and Gynecology 23 years experience
Trust the test: Home pregnancy tests are very accurate. They are the same tests used in a doctor's office. They can detect a pregnancy 7-10 days after conception. The... Read More
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