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Does depo provera cause a foul smell

A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. John cuong Doan
Family Medicine 18 years experience
You need to go: to healthcare provider to get checked for vaginal infection, such as bacterial vaginosis, or trichomonas, or yeast infection. On Depo if it's within... Read More

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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Arun Patel
Family Medicine 45 years experience
Need to be seen: The vaginal discharge is unlikely related to you getting off the Depo. You need a Vaginal examination to determine the cause of the discharge. I suspe... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Silverman
Fertility Medicine 49 years experience
Bad smell on Depot: Most likely you have a minor vaginal infection like bv, and you should be checked.
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Silverman
Fertility Medicine 49 years experience
Discharge on Dept: I suggest that you see your gyn for a vaginal culture and a wet mount examination of the discharge/mucus.
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carla Enriquez
Pediatrics 50 years experience
See GYN : You may have a yeast infection. Please see your gyn for a proper exam.
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Janice Alexander
Obstetrics and Gynecology 42 years experience
May be normal: You may have old bloody discharge for up to 9 months after Depo Injections. See a Provider if you are concerned. the smell may just be old blood.
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Infection: The foul smell is indicative of an infection that a GYN MD needs to see, evaluate, and eventually treat.
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lori Semel
Pediatrics 35 years experience
Maybe Normal: It can just be a normal variation of your cervical mucous. If it is very different from before, have it evaluated by your GYN. It may also be a normal... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Monique Ruberu
Obstetrics and Gynecology 19 years experience
No bleeding : No bleeding with Depo-Provera is expected, white discharge is not... If its bothering you have your doctor check it out.
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Berryman
Obstetrics and Gynecology 54 years experience
Vaginitis ?: Sexual relations can irritate the cervix, which can start minor bleeding. See your GYN physician, since "discomfort and a fishy smell" may indicate t... Read More

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