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Depo shot pregnancy

A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
I am not quite: Sure what you are asking? If you are pregnant and have had Depo Provera (medroxyprogesterone) - let your gynecologist know promptly. If you wish to be ... Read More

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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gena Kluwe
31 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes. : The side effects of the depo-provera include: nausea, breast pain/tenderness, weight gain, menstrual irregularities, etc., etc. The side effect profil ... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Guy DaSilva
35 years experience Preventive Medicine
How it works: Depo also known as depo-provera is a type of synthetic progestin. But unlike natural Progesterone (pro-gestation-hormone), depo-provera has antagonis ... Read More
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Dr. Thomas Rohde
35 years experience General Practice
Very well: It is a very effective contraceptive method, however you need to carefully evaluate the side effects - weight gain is a big one for many, also long te ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dale Kristle
40 years experience Gynecology
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Yes: Depo-provera shots are to prevent pregnancy.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
51 years experience General Practice
Yes, definitely.: Most definitely. It has to start working in your system before it will prevent pregnancy. You could have already ovulated when you got the shot, there ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
Understanding med: The prime benefit of depot shot or similar hormonals in pill form is the prevention of ovulation (releasing an egg) by making the body think you are a ... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Melissa Hodeib
Specializes in Gynecology
No: Typically headaches are not a sign of pregnancy. If your headaches are occurring more frequently or more severely than normal you should make sure to ... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elise Sadoun
14 years experience Family Medicine
Intestines: Your intestines move all the time. You might be feeling this. If you are compliant with your depo, and your pregnancy tests are negative, you are not ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dale Kristle
40 years experience Gynecology
Pregnancy test: check a pregnancy test

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