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I started Depo-Provera and want to ease constant spotting, what can I do over the counter, its like a constant light period?

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Dr. Michael Kelber
Family Medicine
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In brief: Not much to do

There is really nothing over the counter that will help this.
Usually, periods will stop completely after a few months on depo. If you have been on it for more than 6 months and are still spotting, you should contact your doctor.

In brief: Not much to do

There is really nothing over the counter that will help this.
Usually, periods will stop completely after a few months on depo. If you have been on it for more than 6 months and are still spotting, you should contact your doctor.
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