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After quitting Depo-Provera when should I expect my first period?

After quitting Depo-Provera when should I expect my first period?

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Dr. Francine Mosley
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I quit Depo-Provera shot after only taking it once and still spotting months after. Could it be a progesterone imbalance?

I quit Depo-Provera shot after only taking it once and still spotting months after. Could it be a progesterone imbalance?

It's possible. : If its a few months, then it's not uncommon for deposit-provera to affect one's menstrual cycle. However, after several months, it's unlikely to have an effect on menstrual cycle and routine evaluation of intermenstrual spotting will be performed by one's gyn. ...Read more

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Im 35 now have pcos and quit Depo-Provera when i was due dec 5 but i haven't got a period yet and very dry down there any advice?

Im 35 now have pcos and quit Depo-Provera when i was due dec 5 but  i haven't got a period yet and  very dry down there any advice?

Depo Provera (medroxyprogesterone): Women may take several months up to 2 years to resume cycling after being on dmpa, a fact unfortunately doctors often don't share. Vaginal dryness is unrelated to dmpa use specifically. ...Read more

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Quit Depo-Provera after 6 mos, got period immediately, started tracking ovulation using opk's, got positive opks for two weeks straight! what could this mean?

Quit Depo-Provera after 6 mos, got period immediately, started tracking ovulation using opk's, got positive opks for two weeks straight! what could this mean?

Two things: 1) you may very well not be ovulating normlly after coming off dmpa, not all bleeding is a period. 2) opk are frequently inaccurate, esp. So in women who are not ovulating normally. ...Read more

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Will the hormonal imbalance from not starting my period since i quit Depo-Provera provera (medroxyprogesterone) be affecting weight loss? And possibly making me bloat easily?

Will the hormonal imbalance from not starting my period since i quit Depo-Provera provera (medroxyprogesterone) be affecting weight loss? And possibly making me bloat easily?

Off Depo: Once you stop depo the Progesterone hormone starts disappearing and you will return to your normal natural hormone state. Weight loss should be easier off depo. Bloating is normally caused by digestive issues. ...Read more

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Quit Depo-Provera 10 mnths ago tryns concieve feel bloated fatigue lightheaded cramps wierd spotting a couple weeks ago pregnant or something else?

Quit Depo-Provera 10 mnths  ago tryns concieve  feel bloated fatigue lightheaded cramps wierd spotting a couple weeks ago pregnant or something else?

Pregnant?: The only sure way to know is to wait til past day one of your period and then take a pregnancy test. Even then it is best to really wait possibly a few more days past your usual first day and take the test with your first morning's urine. That is usually when you may have the highest concentration of HCG (pregnancy hormone). Sometimes symptoms are not enough, you just need to test it. ...Read more