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Provera Side Effects
Pregnant or depo-provera side effects? I had sex on november 30th. My boyfriend didn't wear a condom for the first part of sex but had one on by the end. I got the depo-provera shot on december 13th, the same week i was supposed to get my period. It is no
Many : Many women do not have a period on the Depo Provera (medroxyprogesterone) shot. In fact, many women choose this method of birth control based on this side effect. Since you have taken multiple recent pregnancy tests which have all been negative, you are most likely not pregnant and your missed period is due to the Depo-Provera shot. If you continue with the Depo-Provera shot receiving your dose on time every three months, you will have a less than 1% chance of becoming pregnant - about the same odds as having your tubes tied. ...Read more
Should i be worried if i still have Depo-Provera provera (medroxyprogesterone) side effects after a year?
See your doctor: With symptoms lasting this long you need to be seen by your doctor who will examine and test you to see what's wrong. ...Read more
Does lybril bc pills and Depo-Provera provera (medroxyprogesterone) cause same side effects? Uncontrollable and unpredictable bleeding( period) in regards to length?
Bleeding: They can be some of the same symptoms but this is really going to be an individual to individual side effect problem with these medications. ...Read more
With the Depo-Provera birth-control most side effects are weight gain.what does it mean for your body when it makes you lose weight?
Depo-provera: Depo-provera is progesterone (long acting) and can cause increased fluid to accumulate in your body, which raises one's weight. It does not cause increased fat nor does it cause loss of weight. Weight loss can be caused by increased stress and many other disorders, so see your healthcare provider if this continues. ...Read more