Top
20
Doctor insights on: When Can I Have Sex After Depo

Share

Sexual Intercourse (Definition)

Couples often worry about having sex during pregnancy. They may be afraid that having sex could cause a miscarriage or harm the baby. It is best to talk to your doctor or nurse midwife about your specific situation to make sure you are considered at low risk for complications such a ...Read more


3

3
How soon after getting a depo shot can I have sex without a condom?

How soon after getting a depo shot can I have sex without a condom?

Depends: It depends where you are in your menstrual cycle when you get it. The safest answer in 2 weeks ...Read more

5

5
How soon after getting the Depo-Provera shot can I have sex w/out a condom?

How soon after getting the Depo-Provera shot can I have sex w/out a condom?

For contraception: If the DepoProvera was started on the 2nd or 3rd day of your period you should have reliable contraception more or less immediately. However, it will not protect you against STDs. For that you will still need condoms. Hope this helps. Be safe. ...Read more

6

6
I am having brown spotted discharge. I started the Depo-Provera shot jan 30 (first shot) and I had an abortion december 2012. Normal? Can I have sex?

I am having brown spotted discharge. I started the Depo-Provera shot jan 30 (first shot) and I had an abortion december 2012. Normal? Can I have sex?

Yes: Depo can make you bleed for several months. Patience is required. If you had stopped bleeding after your abortion and were ok at your 3 week check up you should be fine. ...Read more

9

9
I'm on the Depo-Provera shot n im spottin could I have sex while im spotting? N what would happen if I did?

I'm on the Depo-Provera shot n im spottin could I have sex while im spotting? N what would happen if I did?

Yes: The spotting is just a side effect from the shot. As long as you continue to get the Depo-Provera every 3 months, there is hardly any chance to get pregnant. You can have sex when you are spotting, other than maybe being a bit messier, it won't hurt you or your partner. ...Read more

10

10
I am currently depo shot am due for my monthly injection but haven't got it yet. Me and my husband has have sex should I worry been having pains?

I am currently depo shot am due for my monthly injection but haven't got it yet. Me and my husband has have sex should I worry been having pains?

Pregnancy: I guess you mean to ask about risk of pregnancy.
There is always a chance to get pregnant without contraception. You could consider taking pregnancy test in sometime. ...Read more

15

15
Is it okay to have sex two weeks before the Depo-Provera provera (medroxyprogesterone) wears off? & I don't wanna take the shot again

Is it okay to have sex two weeks before the Depo-Provera provera (medroxyprogesterone) wears off? & I don't wanna take the shot again

Sex: Anytime before you are do for your next shot should be covered by the current depo, if you have unprotected sex after you would be due for another shot, then u are at risk for preg. ...Read more

16

16
I've been on Depo-Provera provera (medroxyprogesterone) for about 15 days, I've had sex 6 times now since the shot and today while intercourse I started bleeding is this normal?

I've been on Depo-Provera provera (medroxyprogesterone) for about 15 days, I've had sex 6 times now since the shot and today while intercourse I started bleeding is this normal?

Yes: Depo Provera (medroxyprogesterone) shots commonly cause abnormal bleeding in the first months of use. For some women it is brief, for others it can last longer. Always a good idea to make sure you aren't pregnant (unlikely with depo, but.) and sometimes bleeding during or after intercourse can be caused by infections, or abnormal cervical cells. If it persists, see your doctor. ...Read more

17

17
Why does dark brown stuff come out my vagina. She does have sex and she's one the Depo-Provera shot?

Why does dark brown stuff come out my vagina. She does have sex and she's one the Depo-Provera shot?

Very common: After your period some blood remains in the back of the vagina and then slowly comes out. This is very common on depoprovera. ...Read more

18

18
Can not be in the mood make your vagina not wet? Can Depo-Provera make you not want to have sex? What cause dryness in vagina if you normal aren't?

Can not be in the mood make your vagina not wet? Can Depo-Provera make you not want to have sex? What cause dryness in vagina if you normal aren't?

Yes and yes.: Low levels of estrogen can cause vaginal dryness, which is more common in progestin only contraceptives like Depo-Provera and is very common postmenopause. BCP can change libido as well. Physical and mental fatigue and stress are often culprits as well as not having an emotional connection to your partner. ...Read more

19

19
My last Depo-Provera was in feb and since then we have been trying to conceive and have not been able to? Do you have any suggestions? We have sex daily.

Might not be depo: The effects of depoprovera can last for quite a long time after stopping, particularly if you took it for a long time or if you are heavier. Your problems could also have nothing to do with depoprovera but related to the hundreds of other male and female factors that can cause infertility. If no pregnancy after 1 year trying, see a fertility specialist. ...Read more

20

20
My boyfriend ejaculates inside of me every time we have sex I'm on the Depo-Provera shot but now my breasts are producing milk is that normal?

My boyfriend ejaculates inside of me every time we have sex I'm on the Depo-Provera shot but now my breasts are producing milk is that normal?

Use condoms: Milk production and depoprovera are not related. You need to see your physician about the milk production. It could be caused by medications that you are taking or by a tumor called a prolactinoma. If your partner is only a boyfriend and has not made a permanent commitment to you, you need to use condoms. You are at risk for diseases which could make you unable to have babies or cause cancer. ...Read more