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What are the chances of getting pregnant still on depo-provera and being on your period and how long will you be on your period while on depo-provera

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Dr. Joy Jackson
Family Medicine 19 years experience
The : The chances of getting pregnant while on Depo-Provera is less than 1 percent regardless of wether or not you are on your period. Your period will vary. Some women get a very light period while others get a normal to heavy period with the number of days ranging from 3 to 7 days. Take care.

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Burlingame, CA
A 26-year-old male asked:

How long depo-provera last before getting pregnant again?

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Dr. Barbara Toppin
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Its variable: It is given every 3 months to prevent pregnancy , however the menstrual cycles after stopping may continue to be absent or irregular after stopping. If you are trying to become pregnant and have not gotten your period after stopping, contact your md.
A 39-year-old member asked:

Once your period comes, after you stop Depo-Provera can you get pregnant?

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Dr. Robert Killian
General Practice 28 years experience
Ovulation: Periods represent ovulation and fertility. So. Yes. Of course.
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A 30-year-old female asked:

I am on depo provera and have been for 10 years, what is the chance of getting pregnant while on it?

1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics and Gynecology 22 years experience
Very low: Deporprovera is a very effective form of birth control. Typically we limited use to 3-5 years due to bone loss
Franklin, TN, TN
A 20-year-old female asked:

I've been off of Depo-Provera for 7 months+ What the chances of getting pregnant ?

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Dr. Nayana Trivedi
Internal Medicine 39 years experience
Good: Depoprovera as you know works for 3 months. If you are having regular Menstrual period you should be able to conceive.

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