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Going Off Provera
How long does it take for you to get pregnant after going off depo provera? my last shot was due the second week of this month& I stopped it.
What should my daughter do if she's going off of Depo-Provera shot, she's been on it for 5 years and she's only 2 weeks and a few days off the shot? Help!
When is good time to go off of depo-provera I have been on Depo-Provera provera for ten years. Currently I am divorced, 32 years of age and have no intentions of having intercourse any time soon.
Stay protected: This is a personal decision you will need to make with your gynecologist or pcp -- there is no "right" time. But you should make sure that you have protection available against becoming pregnant, because situations can take a sudden turn sometimes. Also make sure that you can protect yourself against std's, which can be transmitted even without intercourse. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Yes!: Depo has a way of lingering for more than three months sometimes and can lead to irregular and sporadic periods. The more important question though is...Why are you coming off depo? Birth control is super important and we need to get you on a new method soon! let us know how to help you! ...Read more
I've quit taken the Depo-Provera after my first dose because i bled the entire 3 months. It's been another month and it's still going on. What can I do?
Patience: About 80% of women who use depo-provera will have irregular and unpredictable bleeding. After just one shot, that could continue for as long as 18 months. Be patient. ...Read more
I got my first Depo-Provera shot June 12 its due again but I'm not getting it what symptoms might I go though while the Depo-Provera wears off and my body regulates?
Bleeding: You can expect irregular periods for awhile. If you haven't been having periods it may take awhile for them to resume and they will probably be irregular at first. If you are not ready for pregnancy, use another method of contraception since you can conceive before you have that first period. ...Read more
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Up to 6 months: Depo Provera injections are given every 3 months. However, it will take considerably longer for your body to clear this. It typically takes 4-6 months before your menstrual period returns, sometimes longer. However, you cannot assume you won't get pregnant until your menstrual cycle returns. ...Read more
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