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Does provera (medroxyprogesterone) prevent ovulation? Not Depo-Provera provera (medroxyprogesterone)

Does provera (medroxyprogesterone) prevent ovulation?  Not Depo-Provera provera (medroxyprogesterone)

Depends on when: Oral Provera (medroxyprogesterone) when taken at the onset of a menstrual cycle in large doses can arrest ovulation as well as any bleeding until it is stopped. Otherwise, if given after estrogen has been initiated during the first 10 days of the cycle will not have the same effect. ...Read more

Leuprolide Acetate (Definition)

Leuprolide acetate is a GnRH stimulator which is a kind of women's ...Read more


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Lupron (leuprolide) shot and side effects?

Lupron (leuprolide) shot and side effects?

Hot Flashes: By far, the most common side effect is hot flashes, because Lupron (leuprolide) causes a temporary menopause. Poor sleep resulting in emotional side effects or head ache are also common. A serious effect from long-term Lupron (leuprolide) is osteoporosis. Many of these side effects are reduced or eliminated with extra "add-back" hormones. Some women have no side effects at all. ...Read more

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Side effect of Depo-Provera provera (medroxyprogesterone)?

Side effect of Depo-Provera provera (medroxyprogesterone)?

Bad stuff: Like possible malformities ; so please consult with your doctor. Tomorrow. Yes, it is serious! ...Read more

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Can Depo-Provera provera (medroxyprogesterone) terminate 1week pregnancy?

Can Depo-Provera provera (medroxyprogesterone) terminate 1week pregnancy?

Depo provera (medroxyprogesterone): Should not be used in attempts to terminate a pregnancy. ...Read more

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Spotting but on depo provera?

Spotting but on depo provera?

Spotting: Spotting can occur while on depo provera especially within the first 6 months. It is within normal limits. ...Read more

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Depo shot heavy bleeding?

Depo shot heavy bleeding?

See below: You should talk to your doctor about starting a birth control pill. ...Read more

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How does lupron (leuprolide) depot work for endometriosis?

How does lupron (leuprolide) depot work for endometriosis?

In the brain: Receptors in the brain get saturated to a that point the pulses of gnrh cannot stimulate the ovarian production of estrogen. ...Read more

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Is Depo-Provera provera (medroxyprogesterone) a trustworthy contraception?

Is Depo-Provera provera (medroxyprogesterone) a trustworthy contraception?

Yes: Depo Provera (medroxyprogesterone) is a very effective form of birth control that is close to 99% effective in preventing pregnancy if injections are given on time. Injections are given every 3 months in your doctor's office. No pills to remember, no foreign bodies, and nothing to do prior to intercourse. It is a very reliable birth control option. Discuss this with your doctor. ...Read more

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Is provera (medroxyprogesterone) effective?

For what? : Provera (medroxyprogesterone) is effective at helping to bring on a period, to decrease heavy periods, to treat ehdometrial hyperplasia. ...Read more

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What are teh Depo-Provera provera (medroxyprogesterone) side effects?

Varies: The most common side effects with Depo Provera (medroxyprogesterone) include irregular, frequent bleeding and also weight gain. While these are the most common possible side effects, they do not happen to everyone. ...Read more

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Depo provera (medroxyprogesterone) will period stop straight away?

Depo provera (medroxyprogesterone) will period stop straight away?

Sometimes: A significant number of women about 50% will have their periods stop after 6 months. Some will have no periods right away but most women actually have irregular periods for the first 3-6 months. ...Read more

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Depo provera (medroxyprogesterone) one day before sex?

Depo provera (medroxyprogesterone) is: Effective immediately in preventing pregnancy if given during the first five days of menstruation. Best wishes! http://www.M.Webmd.Com/women/birth-control-depo-provera. ...Read more

Dr. AARATHI Cholkeri-Singh
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Lupron (Definition)

Lupron is a GnRH stimulator which is a kind of women's ...Read more