A 26-year-old female asked:
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im on depo-provera provera (medroxyprogesterone). if i start using estrogen to stop bleeding can i get pregnant?

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Dr. Carol Cheney
44 years experience Endocrinology
No: The effectiveness of depo-provera will not be altered by the addition of supplemental estrogen.
Answered on Nov 2, 2015

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