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Is it normal to cry for no reason while you are on Depo-Provera provera (medroxyprogesterone)? Sometimes I get randomly emotional

Mood changes. You can have hormonal changes while on depo-provera, especially within the first 3-4 months. As your body adapts to the hormone changes, this will improve. Read more...
Yes/no. Depo is known to exacerbate depression in some people. If you aren't depressed but just cry, then no big deal. But if you are depressed, consider the iud... http://maybetheiud.org/ or other contraception? http://bedsider.org/methods. Read more...

Is it weird to have Depo-Provera provera (medroxyprogesterone) birth control with crazy side effect like depression and random crying?

It is possible. The Depo Provera (medroxyprogesterone) injections are a hormone called progesterone. A few women who are sensitive to Progesterone and can get bloating or water retention or mood swings. So feelings of depression might be from the Depo-Provera provera. However depression and crying may have everything to do with other life issues. Speak with your doctor to help figure this out. Depression is important to treat. Read more...

How does the Depo-Provera provera (medroxyprogesterone) shot help endometrosis? I've heard it can cause it.

Turns off ovaries. Depoprovera can help endometriosis in some people by turning off the hormonal production from the ovaries. It does not cause endometriosis. Most patients will not have periods when using depoprovera and this can improve the pain form endometriosis. Read more...

How soon after im off the Depo-Provera provera (medroxyprogesterone) shot can I get pregnant?

Possibly 13 weeks. It's possible to begin ovulating again as soon as the depo-provera wears off - 13 weeks after your last injection. But in some young women it may take up to several months before your fertility returns to normal. Read more...