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A 17-year-old female asked about a 19-year-old female:

Been on depo-provera for over a month had unprotected sex 5 weeks later after 1st shot switching from birthcontrol pills. could i be preganant?

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Dr. Donald Collins
Dr. Donald Collinsanswered
Family Medicine 41 years experience
Possibly: If you had Depo Provera (medroxyprogesterone) a month ago, you should be protected. However, no method is 100%, if no period a week after it is due, get tested. Good luck!

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Last updated Apr 24, 2015

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