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I only had the Depo-Provera shot 3 times in 2014 Feb to Aug. My last shot Aug. Currently since then I have been trying to get pregnant & still no cycle? Why?

Depo. after stopping the depo shot it takes about a year for your cycles to normalize so you just have to wait that long and then try to get pregnant. Read more...
Depo Provera (medroxyprogesterone) This is a side-effect of the DepoProvera . It can take a while after you stop it to start ovulating and having periods again. Since you can get pregnant before your first period after using it, it is a good idea to start prenatal vitamins now and use another method of contraception like condoms until your periods resume. Read more...

I been on the Depo-Provera shot for five year I missed my shot it been three day can I get pregnant?

7 day grace period. If you get your next Depo within 7 days of when you missed the regularly scheduled one, you will be fine and protected. Once past that 7 day window you can ovulate and get pregnant. Read more...
Absolutely agree,but. Dr Maes is correct but NO contraceptive, other than total abstinence is 100% preventive of ovulation and pregnancy. Not trying to scare anyone, but reality is reality. Actually, the original FDA approval process for DepoProvera stated there was a 14 day overlap. The frequency of therapy of every 12 wks, was used to provide that buffer of protection. The best policy:get your DepoProvera on time. Read more...

Can I still get pregnant while being on the Depo-Provera shot? Unprotected sex while being on the shot

If . If you are taking the medication as prescribed and getting your shot on time is very unlikely to get pregnant. The estimated perfect use first-year failure rate for depo-provera is the weighted average of failure rates in seven clinical trials: 0.3%, which means its very effective. Hope this helps. Read more...

I've been on the Depo-Provera shot and have been sexually active. He came in me twice, could I still get pregnant?

Very unlikely. Depo is a great, reliable form of birth control. If you are taking your shots on time, the chance of pregnancy is very low even with repeated sexual encounters. Just don't forget you are not protected from infection. Read more...

I just was iinjected the Depo-Provera shot on the 9th of september 2013. And I had unprotected sex 11 day after. Can I still get pregnant?

Yes. Most of the depo pregnancies that i see are from women having unprotected sex less than 30 days from 1st injection. The others from late injections. Use a condom the first 30 days. Check a preg. Test in 2 weeks. Read more...