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Powellton, WV
A 20-year-old female asked:

i just got the depo-provera in sep and i haven't bleed at all but yesterday i started bleeding and i don't go back until dec 4 to get my shot is that normal?

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Dr. Parul Krishnamurthy
Obstetrics and Gynecology 34 years experience
Yes: Erratic unpredictable bleeding may occur within the first 3-6 months of using the depot. As with any other method, rule out pregnancy.

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Miami, FL
A 26-year-old female asked:

I have recently come off the Depo-Provera in march I start bleeding off and on in June,July,and August does that mean cycle trying to get back on track?

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Dr. Darrin Cunningham
Obstetrics and Gynecology 30 years experience
Irregular bleeding: is common for up to 18 months after stopping Depo. Most will resume sooner tho

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Last updated Nov 27, 2012

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