A 18-year-old female asked:

Would a blood pregnancy test be accurate if you waited three week after sex and you are on depo-provera provera (medroxyprogesterone) bc you no longer get a period nevr miss a shot?

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Dr. Robert Kwok
Pediatrics 35 years experience
Yes: Three weeks after sex is long enough for a pregnancy test to show whether or not a woman got pregnant 3 weeks ago.
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If I haven't taken my shot for the Depo-Provera provera (medroxyprogesterone) after I was due (3 mon) haven't had my period and had intercourse, any chance of pregnancy?
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A 34-year-old female asked:
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