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A 28-year-old female asked:

I was on the pill injection for three months which ended mid august. i'm not pregnant. when should i be expecting a period?

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Dr. Lyndon Taylor
Obstetrics and Gynecology 44 years experience
Usually in 6 months: I'm assuming you were taking DepoProvera which is given every 3 months. I usually wears off and you will begin ovulating and menstruating in 6-8 months. Occasionally, 1%, will not get a period for 1 year. See your gynecologist if you want to get pregnant or you need your period before then.

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