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A 43-year-old member asked:

How likely is ectopic pregnancy on depo-provera ralovera needle?

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Dr. Randy Stevens
General Surgery 24 years experience
Depo shot: You are asking about the chances of pregnancy while receiving the Depo Provera (medroxyprogesterone) shot. And your are asking about ectopic pregnancy. Depo is very effective. But there are always risks of becoming pregnant if you miss or skip the injection. Talk to your doctor regarding the risks of pregnancy and ectopic pregnancy. Share your concerns with them.

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Last updated Jul 12, 2018

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