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A 38-year-old member asked:

On depo-provera provera (medroxyprogesterone) and norethin ace for a cyst -- why won't my period stop?

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Dr. Allen Morgan
Fertility Medicine 36 years experience
Bleeding on pill?: If you are bleeding while on depo-provera, it may be due to a thin lining of your uterus. Consider asking your gyn for a pelvic sonogram and check this. Maybe you need a little extra estrogen to make your lining thicken to stop the bleeding. Usually Estradiol 2 mg for only 10 days. It is easy and safe.

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