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If im on depo-provera provera (medroxyprogesterone) and have not had a period but is having light gooey brown discharge am i pregnant ?

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Dr. Kelly Elmore
Obstetrics and Gynecology 20 years experience
Unlikely: One of the side effects of depoprovera is a change in menses anywhere from no menses to irregular menses. You can always check a pregnancy test first thing in the morning.
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Dr. Edward Jacobs
Obstetrics and Gynecology 47 years experience
Possibly: Get a pregnancy test done. Failure rate of depoprovera is very low but not zero. See your doctor.
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Last updated Sep 26, 2014

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