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Medicine For Depoprovera Allergy
Is antihistamine a antibiotic ? I'm on depo-provera shot will my allergy medicines lessen the effectiveness of the shot ?
Allergies occur when your immune system is triggered by envirionmental factors it should ignore--for example, pollen in the air, or dander on a cat or dog--and creates cells to fight against them. An allergic reaction typically causes itching, congestion, or drainage, and ...Read more
I am on my first Depo-Provera shot due to latex allergy, I have been spotting on-off for 1month, and lactating, severe headaches, can I be pregnant?
Why deposteroid shot: I question the reason for using a long duration steroid injection for what should be a short duration reaction, systemic or cutaneous. Avoidance is the only long term treatment. As to your stated symptoms they might indicate pregnancy, but more likely are due to the depo steroid injection. For further treatment consider seeing a board certified allergist. ...Read more
Been on the Depo-Provera shot for three years and I have had terrible side effects and was wondering if there is anyway to stop the shots "medicine" midcycle?
Not likely . . .: Neither multicheck from www.Epocrates.Com (requires free registration) nor www.Drugs.Com's interactions checker (http://www.Drugs.Com/interactions-check.Php?Drug_list=1543-929, 1463-869) found any interaction between synthroid (thyroxine) & depoprovera. Just remember that even though you no longer have to worry about taking daily birth control pill, he still needs to wear condom each & every time to lower std. ...Read more
How long will it take for acne to go away caused by Depo-Provera provera (medroxyprogesterone) after stopping the drug?
Where can I report a drug reaction, I think should be removed from the market! Depo-Provera provera (medroxyprogesterone) is poison! ?
See below: The fda's adverse events reporting system (aers) is for healthcare professionals (doctors, nurses) & consumers (you) to report any problems with meds to the fda after it has been released. Info: http://www.Fda.Gov/drugs/guidancecomplianceregulatoryinformation/surveillance/adversedrugeffects/default.Htm submit: https://www.Accessdata.Fda.Gov/scripts/medwatch/medwatch-online.Htm. ...Read more
Been on Depo Provera for a year little bleeding, started Zyprexa, (olanzapine) started bleeding is but I see no drug interactions. Is it a coincidence?
How long could it take for me to get my period after getting off Depo-Provera shot? And can I get fertility drugs to help me get pregnant faster?
Up to 9 months: You possibly might not see a period for 9 months from your last shot, although it is usually quicker. This assumes your periods were regular before you started the Depo. Fertility drugs are not appropriate in this situation and would be of marginal benefit even if you could find someone who would prescribe them ...Read more
Can drugs in IVF make endometriosis worse? If yes, what is the solution to get pregnant and deal with endo? How can Depo-Provera lupron (leuprolide) help?
Can having sp.Injections w/ lidocaine, Depo-Provera medrol, (methylprednisolone) isovue contrast dye affect a drug urinalysis ?
No: This will not affect drug screens.Get a more detailed answer ›
Does Azithromycin affect depo provera (medroxyprogesterone). On 4/7/16 I was prescribed this Medicine for a sinus infection and had sex on 4/9/16. Could I be pregnant?
Depo: Yes is good. Do shot every 11-13 weeks. Needs a negative pregnancy test before the 1st shot, and if you are late for the shot (more than 13 weeks). Cannot smoke, should not have high blood pressure, or history of blood clots. I like to check blood pressure on each shot. You period maybe irregular initially, but eventually you won't have period as long as you are using depo. ...Read more
An injection: If you are referring the the birth conrol shot, it is called depo-provera. It is a shot given every three months to prevent pregancy. There are possible side effects and you should educate yourself about those before you get it. Go to http://www.Acog.Org/~/media/for%20patients/faq159.Pdf?Dmc=1&ts=20120922t1830582752 for more information. ...Read more
Possible side effect: Possible side effects include (but aren’t limited to): ^ weight, irregular periods & breakthrough bleeding, v libido, dizziness, headaches, acne, abdominal pain, breast soreness, depression, v bone density, anxiety, depression, fatigue, heavy bleeding, blood clot & stroke. ...Read more
Depo pros/cons: Pros: effective for contraception, only every 3 months, no estrogen effects Cons: shot, breakthrough bleeding may occur, does not prevent STD's Thanks for being proactive at age 16 about pregnancy prevention You have so much to enjoy the next few years without a baby to have to care for. ...Read more