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West Hamlin, WV
A 25-year-old female asked:

Last depo-provera shot was in sept of 2013.first period was tonight.ive been having really bad cramps all wk.checked tampon after a few hours & its all black.

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Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics and Gynecology 22 years experience
Depo bleeding: Black = old blood. Random bleeding is almost universal on depoprovera. This is normal. The pain should be evaluated by your doctor if it continues or is severe.

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Last updated Apr 20, 2014

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