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Had a baby 5 mos ago had Depo-Provera shot 2 months later, I bled a lot I also had sex after shot and im gassy and felt ssexomething move am I pregnant no periods?

Not likely. Depo-provera is one of the most effective forms of birth control, as long as you get the shot every 3 months as directed. Irregular or absent periods are an expected side effect. Failure rates are 1-3%. Anytime you suspect that you may be pregnant the best thing to do is to take home pregnancy test. They are cheap, reliable and available at any pharmacy. In minutes you will have your answer. Read more...

I was on the 3rd month of my Depo-Provera shot and towards the middle I used the nuva ring to help stop the bleeding. How long before I get a normal period?

When the ring is out. Hi Julia, Your period is being influenced by 2 hormonal methods. One with progesterone, one with estrogen and progesterone. Look for bleeding whe you remove the Nuva ring. Your period will continue to be influenced by the implant so we can not known about the amount or duration of your bleeding. Read more...

I have not had a period since stopping depo. I had sex for first time after I stopped Depo-Provera on march 23. Bled for 4 days right after. Likely pregnant?

Not likely. If by stopping depot, you mean your last injection was in march, then you should be safe, if it has been four months, you have about a 10% chance of being fertile already. If a pregnancy is advanced enough to stop your period, an over the counter pregnancy test shoul be positive, so do one. If it is negative, and you do not want to be pregnant, please exercise one of your contraceptive options. Read more...