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No: Conceiving and then getting a Depo Provera (medroxyprogesterone) shot as conception is not ideal. However, Depo Provera (medroxyprogesterone) doesn't usually cause any fetal anomalies. Of course, every woman is at risk of having a baby with a birth defect. But Depo Provera (medroxyprogesterone) isn't known for causing birth defects. ...Read more
Depo provera (medroxyprogesterone): You can start it anytime during your cycle. ...Read more
Regular menses?: It may take several months for hormone levels to return to normal after Depo Provera (medroxyprogesterone) is stopped. The easiest way to evaluate your cycle is to measure estradiol/fsh on cycle day 3, then follow the maturation of the ovarian follicle by ultrasound and monitor Estradiol levels at midcycle. If ovulating, your Progesterone should rise to about 15 by cycle day 24 or 25. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Depo provera (medroxyprogesterone): Hello Shalonda, Depo provera does not take 12 months to get out of your system or it would be a once a year shot and not an every 3 months shot. If you stop taking depo provera (medroxyprogesterone) it will be out of your system in days to weeks and you can get pregnant. Take care of yourself. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
It's a contraceptive: Depo Provera (medroxyprogesterone) does provide contraception protection for about 3 months as placed subcutaneously. No contraceptive is 100% so protected sexual intercourse in recommended. Depo Provera (medroxyprogesterone) does not protect against veneral diseases, hpv, or hvi. ...Read more
Shoud I be skipping periods after Depo-Provera provera (medroxyprogesterone).Beacuse im tryin to get pregnant?
Maybe: Hard to know from your question. If you are on provera, (medroxyprogesterone) you may be skipping periods. If you are off provera, (medroxyprogesterone) you may be skipping periods. If you are trying to get pregnant and off provera, (medroxyprogesterone) you may get pregnant. If you are on Provera (medroxyprogesterone) and trying to get pregnant, get off the Provera (medroxyprogesterone) if you want to get pregnant. If there is concern, see your gyn and discuss thoroughly. ...Read more
Please see your doc: If you are already pregnant again with a three month old baby please please see your doctor immediately. ...Read more
Before ttc, how long must I wait after stopping the Depo-Provera provera (medroxyprogesterone) birth control shot?
At least 3 months: Your last injection will be effective for at least 12 weeks of contraception. You can try to conceive after that. Depo-provera contraceptive can delay the return of fertility for up to 18 months. 90% of women without a prior fertility problem will conceive within 1 year of stopping depo-provera. ...Read more
I had a baby 8.5.14 exclusively breastfed. I received Depo-Provera prevera after delivery and didn't receive it again. 4 months pp no period am I pregnant?
Need test: There is no way to know without a pregnancy test. Anytime a woman has sex without a form of birth control, there is a possibility of pregnancy. However, the recent pregnancy and Depo-Provera provera (medroxyprogesterone) use cloud the issue, and a test is needed to know before. ...Read more
No except...: you may forget the shot. keep your wits about you okay? ...Read more
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
I'm on Depo-Provera provera (medroxyprogesterone) (sp?) birth control, is it possible to still get pregnant?
Depo provera (medroxyprogesterone): The typical-user failure rate for depot Medroxyprogesterone acetate (dmpa) in the first year of use is very low and reflects pregnancies in users who do not return for their scheduled repeat injections. Dmpa users are encouraged to return for repeat injections every 12 weeks. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
No : That is why it works to prevent ptegnancy ...Read more
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