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Ok I stop taking the Depo-Provera birth control shot a year ago and start trying to get pregnant am I able to get pregnant if my period haven't returned?

Possibly. If you are not using birth control, ovulation can come back before you have your first period after using depo probers. If y ou don't want to be pregnant, use some thing else for birth control. If you do, take prenatal vitamins with folic acid, and see your dr if its been more than 3 months since you stopped depo. Read more...

Is it okay to have a period for longer than a month while taking the Depo-Provera birth control shot? I got my shot on the 14th of october I started my period that night and my period is still, going my period goes from heavy to just spotting to nothing m

It . It is normal to have prolonged bleeding (a continuous period) and spotting in the first few months you are on the depo-provera shot. However, if you feel like your bleeding is excessive or if you are concerned you should contact your doctor. Below, i've linked to a website that can give you more in-depth information on the depo shot. Read more...
Ask your doctor. Many options will make it more likely not to have bleeding, but most take time to work, and aren't guaranteed--often women have irregular unpredictable bleeding for awhile--often the first 1-6 months: the shot--depo provera--50% no periods after a year; take a multi-vitamin with iron, and chart your bleeding. Talk with your doctor if the bleeding continues. Read more...