A 28-year-old female asked:
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Can Depo-Provera provera (medroxyprogesterone) cause me to have a big appetite even though I've taken it for 3 years prior without having this side effect?

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Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience in General Practice
Unlikely: No. That would be an unlikely cause of your hunger.
Answered on Jul 29, 2014
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Dr. Claudette Anderson
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Check with your: Dermatologist.I imagine some reversal will happen how much may depend on your genetics.

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