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Emmett, ID
A 17-year-old female asked:

is it true that depo-provera reduces your hormones enough to where a pregnancy wouldnt show through urine till youre further along?

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Dr. Craig Keathley
Obstetrics and Gynecology 24 years experience
Not true: Pregnancy tests are based on the HCG hormone produced during pregnancy. If you were to become pregnant while on depo, the HCG hormone would be detectable as with any other pregnancy.

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Last updated Jun 10, 2014

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