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A 33-year-old female asked:

i've been off the depo-provera shot for 6months now. and i'm on my period now i would like to have another child is it possible for me to get pregnant now?

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Dr. Clarene Cress
Specializes in Pediatrics
Yes: Women who ovulate and are fertile usually have menstrual periods, but it is possible to have a period without ovulating. Since you are getting periods again, there is a good likelihood that you could get pregnant. Your most fertile time would be about 14 days after this last period started.
Dr. Chioma Lazz
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Oh yes: Regaining hormonal balance may take time after you stop the depot shot. Now that your period has started you can possibly get pregnant.

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