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how likely are you to get pregnant if you are on depo-provera provera (medroxyprogesterone) and you have had unprotected sex but get all shot on time? and never miss them?

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Dr. Bryan Treacy
35 years experience Gynecology
Rare: Depo Provera (medroxyprogesterone) is actually more effective in preventing pregnancy than having a tubal ligation. If injections are not missed, it is rare to see a breakthrough pregnancy from failure of Depo-Provera provera.
Answered on Dec 18, 2015

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