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Dr. Cornelius O'leary jr
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Pregnancy (Definition)

When your due date arrives, you will be more than ready to have your baby! Most women deliver the baby somewhere between 37 and 42 weeks. According to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, only 5% of babies arrive on the exact due date. Approximately 7% of babies are not delivered by 42 weeks, and when that happens, it is referred to ...Read more


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I'm trying to get pregnant and i'm about to start provera (medroxyprogesterone). I understand provera (medroxyprogesterone) doesn't help with ovulation. What can I take to help me ovulate?

I'm trying to get pregnant and i'm about to start provera (medroxyprogesterone). I understand provera (medroxyprogesterone) doesn't help with ovulation. What can I take to help me ovulate?

Provera (medroxyprogesterone): Provera (medroxyprogesterone) is a Progesterone like compound which should produce a period. Provera (medroxyprogesterone) takes care of the lining of the uterus so that it doesn't get overly thick. There are ovulation induction agents which can then be given for ovulation. Speak with your doctor. ...Read more

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Why should you not take Depo-Provera estradoil while you are pregnant? Will this keep you from egtting pregnant?

Why should you not take Depo-Provera estradoil while you are pregnant? Will this keep you from egtting pregnant?

Stop estradiol: Estrogens should not be taken during pregnancy, or if attempting to become pregnant. These hormones are taken up by the fetus, and may cause fetal anomalies, they will also inhibit ovulation and make pregnancy less likely. ...Read more

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I take Depo-Provera but take flagl can I get pregnant?

Depoprovera: Depoprovera is a injectable contraceptive medication that last 3 months in your body. It is very strong and chances of becoming pregnant while on this contraceptive are rare although never impossible. It functions by thickening the cervical mucous and changing the endometrium in addition to supressing a hormone called lh, eventually suppresing ovulation. Taking Flagyl does not affect its action. ...Read more

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Im tryna see how can I get pregnant after Depo-Provera what can I take ?

Im tryna see how can I get pregnant after Depo-Provera what can I take 
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Take time: Some patients after depo shot take some time for period to come back. Once your period come I do not think that it would interfere with you trying to get pregnant. ...Read more

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Why does it take so long after the Depo-Provera shot to get pregnant what does it do to your body?

Prevents ovulation: Depoprovera works as birth control by preventing ovulation (releasing an egg from your ovary). Every women is different as to when she starts ovulating again after stopping depoprovera. Good luck. ...Read more

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For what length of time can I expect it to take to get pregnant after taking the Depo-Provera shot?

Depo & ovulation: Ovulations after discontinuing depoprovera. Mayo clnic says "after stopping depo-provera, it may be 10 months or more before you begin ovulating again. If you want to become pregnant in the next one to two years, depo-provera might not be the right birth control method for you.". ...Read more

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Been on Depo-Provera shot 14months i want to come off it how long can it take for me to get caught pregnant?

Varies 3-31 months: Return to fertilty/ovulation may be delayed with use of Depo-Provera provera (medroxyprogesterone). The average time is ~10 months. A us study done on women on 150mg injection reported that 68% of women who do become pregnant may conceive within 12 months, 83% may conceive within 15 months/ 93% may conceive within 18 months from the last injection. So please be patient. Good luck and take care. ...Read more

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I've only had 4 Depo-Provera prover shots my next shot is due this month how long will it take me to get pregnant?

I've only had 4 Depo-Provera prover shots my next shot is due this month how long will it take me to get pregnant?

Depo-provera : Depo-provera can delay the return of full fertility so it is not usually recommended in patients who want to conceive in the next 12 months. However, once you stop taking the shots you may conceive at any point so take that into consideration. Some women take 12-18 months to resume normal cycles. If you fail to begin cycling in 3-6 months then i would see a fertility doc. ...Read more

Dr. Francine Mosley
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Provera (Definition)

Provera is a progestin-based agent which is a kind of women's ...Read more