A 17-year-old female asked:
i gave birth 2months ago also on depo shot now i bled on an off four weeks and i'm still having brown to yeallowish watery discharge. is it normal?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Jeff Livingston answered
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Depo bleeding common: The bleeding patterns with depoprovera are unpredictable. For some in takes the period away. For others it causes irregular bleeding. There is no "normal" for Depo-Provera users. The longer you are on it the higher the chance of no periods. The Mirena (levonorgestrel) iud may be a better option for you if you want to avoid pregnancy and increase your chances of stoping your periods.
Answered on Dec 1, 2015
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