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Signs And Symptoms Of Pregnancy While On Depo Provera
What are the chances of pregnancy on Depo-Provera provera (medroxyprogesterone)? Been on it for 4 months, deep mood swings and extreme nausea&bloating!
Pregnancy unlikely: Depotprovera is among the most effective birth control methods. However, it occasionally comes with side effects, some of which you are unfortunately experiencing: the mood swings and the nausea and bloating, sometimes women complain of hair loss and extreme weight gain (30 kg +). The only remedy is to stop the depotprovera. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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
DMPA: Failure rate on DMPA ("Depo") is 1 in 200. Good wishes. ...Read more
On Depo Provera (medroxyprogesterone) as well as using condoms but having symptoms of pregnancy such as sore breasts, bloating, and cramps. What is the chance of pregnancy?
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What are the chances of an accidental pregnancy while your on Depo-Provera provera (medroxyprogesterone) and have perfect use of the shot?
Really bad mood swings on the Depo-Provera provera (medroxyprogesterone) with nausea and bloating, is this normal? On first month of second shot.
Is the Depo-Provera shot affective as soon as taken and what are the chances of pregnancy while on Depo-Provera just started?
Depo provera (medroxyprogesterone): hopefully you had the depo shot during your period because it sounds like your first one. It would be unlikely that you would ovulate and become pregnant. I always tell my patients to use a back up method such as condoms for the first two weeks with any new method. when in doubt , take a pregnancy test and see your doctor. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can you get pregnant from precome still on Depo-Provera but is spotting while on your period? Can Depo-Provera kill the sperm cell while on your period and depo.
Theoretically yes: But sounds extremely unlikely.Get a more detailed answer ›
Can birth control cause pregnancy symptoms such as tiredness, nausea, and bloating? Been on them for 4 months first time using bc I am on the pill
Im having multiple pregnancy symptoms but on the Depo-Provera shot and still spotting. Could I be pregnant?
On and off Back pain, menstrual cramping, bleeding for a week. Are these common symptoms of depo?
A few things: The depoprovera shot is very effective and easy to use. You will need one shot every 3 months. Most patients will have no periods but some will have irregular periods. It is an appetite stimulant. The excess hunger can cause weight gain for some. Long term use can lead to some bone loss. Back pain and menstrual cramping are not typical side effects. ...Read more
What are the chances of getting pregnant still on Depo-Provera and being on your period and how long will you be on your period while on Depo-Provera
The : The chances of getting pregnant while on depo is less than 1 percent regardless of wether or not you are on your period. Your period will vary. Some women get a very light period while others get a normal to heavy period with the number of days ranging from 3 to 7 days. Take care. ...Read more
I started the Depo-Provera shot as birth control and haven't gotten my period in 2 months is this normal?? First time on birth control. no signs of pregnancy
What are the side effects of the Depo-Provera shot for birth control? Im experiencing headaches, nausea and increase of apetite. Could it be my Depo-Provera expired?
Typical : Increase appetitie is very typical which is why some womem gain weight on depo. If your depo is expired and you did not get your next shot then it is not in your system and is unlikely to cause the symptoms. You should take a pregnancy test if your are no longer on birth control. ...Read more
Symptoms: burp a lot constipation urine a lot dizzy hungry & chest pains are signs of pregnancy i'm Depo-Provera only 3-4 months what's wrong ? Can i be pregnant
Pregnant? : You are probably not pregnant, but a medical examination is in order to find out the reason for all your symptoms. ...Read more
No symptoms: In reality pregnancy, early on, has no physical symptoms. Second, one has significant hormonal fluctuations and 'pregnancy' symptoms are common on depo. It my be beneficial for you to go read about depo at their website or on wikipedia if you feel like something is wrong. It would be very unusual to be pregnant on depo. ...Read more
Not likely pregnant: Hello Heather, If you are on Depo-Provera or 'the shot', then you are feeling the effects of Progesterone. This is the same hormone that is produced by the ovaries after ovulation. So, to have similar symptoms is altogether normal and explainable. Do not worry, Depo-provera is 99+% effective in preventing pregnancy. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Is it normal to get pregnancy symptoms for the first time in two years of using the Depo-Provera shot?
What are signs of pregnancy when you're on the Depo-Provera shot? Are they different from normal signs?
Yes: Since skipping periods is normal on Depo provera (medroxyprogesterone) it is not necessarily a sign of pregnancy. Weight gain is also common with Depo and not necessarily associated with pregnancy. Nausea is not usually associated with Depo but is common with pregnancy. If you think you might be pregnant, do a pregnancy test. While it is very uncommon to conceive on Depo, all methods do have failures. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Stopped Depo-Provera in april (3rd shot). 1st cycle n oct(7days). No more cycles and negative tests. Having pregnancy symptoms. Why?
Started Depo-Provera 2 years ago. & my last shot was february of this year. I'm having pregnancy symptoms. What are my chances of being pregnant?
I've had the Depo-Provera for six months and it's almost time for the new one. But recently i've started experiencing extreme pregnancy symptoms. Could I be?
Depo Provera (medroxyprogesterone): Chances are that, if you have received the Depo Provera (medroxyprogesterone) on time, you are not pregnant. However, no birth control is perfect. You should check a pregnancy test if you are suspicious. Some types of birth control will make you feel bloated, have tender breasts, and feel "pregnant" during the first 6-12 months of use. This is likely what is happening to you. It should get better over time. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I only had one shot of the Depo-Provera in July. I never went back for the next shot, now I am having pregnancy symptoms. Could it be due to coming off depo?
Had my son on 6/30/13,received my first Depo-Provera in Aug,have been on time for every shot after that.But I been having pregnancy symptoms,can I be pregnant?
Yes: Depo Provera (medroxyprogesterone) contains the hormone 'Progesterone'. Progesterone got its name from the high levels of Progesterone in pregnancy that help maintain the pregnancy. Its 'pro gestational'. Some pregnancy symptoms are due to high levels of progesterone. Some women who get an injection of progesterone, such as Depo Provera (medroxyprogesterone) feel a little bit like they are pregnant. Best wishes! ...Read more
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