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safe to take provera with ovarian cysts

A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Chevies Newman
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Just make: Sure they aren't getting bigger. Having small follicular cysts is not unusual. Provera (medroxyprogesterone) will not make them go away. At 26 it's ... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Derek Haas
Specializes in Fertility Medicine
No: The simple answer is no. What gets rid of cysts is your body's natural healing. Having said that, sometimes women with cysts are placed on birth con ... Read More
Dr. Roger Duvivier
46 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Probably not: In the usual therapeutic dosage of 10 to 20 mg per day medroxyprogesterone acetate is very unlikely to prevent the maturation of ovarian follicles, t ... Read More
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
39 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Need to see your MD: for evaluation and possibly an ultrasound exam, best wishes
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Berryman
53 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Ovarian cyst: Provera is a synthetic progesterone, and will not affect an ovarian cyst. Your cycles will be affected and not always regular, as progestins can inhi ... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Discuss with doc : It is normal for a small cyst to develop on the ovaries from time to time. Ovarian cysts are quite common in women during their reproductive years and ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joseph Pena
24 years experience Fertility Medicine
Depo-provera?: If referring to depo-provera, it is not uncommon to have irregular menstrual cycles afterwards, as ovulatory cycles are temporarily disrupted. It tak ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Geisler
26 years experience Gynecologic Oncology
Ovarian cysts: In general, no. Birth control shots decreases the chances of you developing physiologic cysts but it does not eliminate either the cysts or the chanc ... Read More
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: This is one of the uses for provera (medroxyprogesterone).
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carrie Cannon
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Need pelvic exam: Need to see your primary care physician or OB-Gyn for a pelvic exam to check for other reasons like polyps and infections. At this late date, it is do ... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Birth control: Consider starting birth control to help regulate your cycles. I know you said you were trying to get pregnant now but I see you are 19. Consider if th ... Read More

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