U.S. doctors online nowAsk doctors free
CT
A 20-year-old female asked:

Got my depo-provera shot, one moth later, weakness in the arm it was given too, small pea sized bump, it's also itchy, could it be a hematoma?

1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Kevin O'neil
Urogynecology 30 years experience
Insect bite?: Since your symptoms started a month later, it sounds more like an insect or spider bite. You could try some Benadryl (diphenhydramine) cream and see if it helps. If it appears to be getting worse then you should hog nd have it looked at.
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.

Related questions

A 21-year-old female asked:
I am on Depo-Provera and i have had dark brown spotting with mucous ,sore, itchy breast. no cramps or pain. what can this indicate?
Dr. Heather Leslie-Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 28 years experience
Side effects: These areall potential side effect of Depo Provera (medroxyprogesterone)
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
A 29-year-old female asked:
Period on 5 days 10 days later brown spotting clotting tissue like substance, slimy discharge, itchy not on birth ctrl 1st period in 5 mos after Depo-Provera
Dr. Michael Sparacino
Family Medicine 39 years experience
Pregnant?: If you're sexually active, you'll have to rule out pregnancy. Purchase and perform a home pregnancy test. They turn positive at about the time you'r... Read More
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
View all answers
A 21-year-old female asked:
What can I use for my itchy vagina(labia minora)condition started 3/7 and started using depo provera last month.There are cracks sort of which are red?
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
Infectious Disease 55 years experience
Yeast?: This sounds like a typical vaginal yeast infection. It isn't from the depo provera. Almost every woman has yeast from time to time. Several over the c... Read More
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
A 22-year-old female asked:
I am transitioning from Depo-Provera to lo loesrtin I am experiencing nightly heart burn, cramps, increased body temp, itchy nipples, leg tingling. Is normal?
Dr. Gerard Honore
Fertility Medicine 31 years experience
Sounds unrelated: So i'd suggest you talk with your doctor in person.
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
A 25-year-old female asked:
Hi, i've had 2 Depo-Provera shots so far, not had any spotting except this week, today its been really dark brown clots the size of a pea when i wipe, normal?
Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics and Gynecology 24 years experience
Depo effect: Bleeding on depoprovera is highly variable. There is no normal time for your period on this birth control method. Most have no periods. Some have ir... Read More
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
Last updated Jun 24, 2014

Disclaimer:

Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.