West Jordan, Utah
A 16-year-old female asked:
i have been lightly spotting for 3 months on depo-provera provera, (medroxyprogesterone) is this normal?
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A Verified Doctor answered
Yes: part of the effect
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Could one still have spotting after stopping Depo-Provera provera (medroxyprogesterone)?
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Obstetrics and Gynecology 18 years experience
Depoprovera: Depoprovera is a injectable contraceptive medication that last 3 months in your body. It is very strong and chances of becoming pregnant while on this contraceptive are rare although never impossible.It functions by thickening the cervical mucous and changing the endometrium in addition to suppresing ovulation.Side effect like abnormal bleeding are very common and can last months after last dose.
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Last updated Aug 20, 2014
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