What to do if I have been on the Depo-Provera shot for 3 years and I'm getting all the symptoms of a ectopic pregnancy?

Assuming that you. have a positive pregnancy test (because you can’t have an ectopic pregnancy if there is no pregnancy), ectopic pregnancy is a life-threatening condition that requires immediate medical attention.

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Hello. How would you know if you have a ectopic pregnancy. I'm on depo-provera and been on it since 12/2010 and I havent had a period since 2011..

Normal side effects. for Depo-Provera provera (medroxyprogesterone) . Ectopic would be highly doubtful; however, consult your GYN for ultrasound or pregnancy blood test. Read more...
Doubtful. If you have taken you depo-provera on time during this period then low likelihood of pregnancy. Usually with an ectopic especially if leaks or ruptures there is abdominal pain. Hopefully you have had pelvic exams during this time and a problem could be found at that time. It is possible to also have positive pregnancy test with ectopic. See your doctor and express you concern. ? Get ultrasound. Read more...

Is it possible to get pregnant on depo? Would it be able to show up on urine tests? Could Depo-Provera cause a ectopic pregnancy?

Depo . Depo-provera is one of the most the most effective birth-control options. A pregnancy is possible but exceedingly rare. A pregnancy test would be reliable. The results would not be affected by depo-provera. There is no link between depo-provera and tubal pregnancy. Read more...

How likely is ectopic pregnancy on Depo-Provera ralovera needle?

Depo shot. You are asking about the chances of pregnancy while receiving the Depo Provera (medroxyprogesterone) shot. And your are asking about ectopic pregnancy. Depo is very effective. But there are always risks of becoming pregnant if you miss or skip the injection. Talk to your doctor regarding the risks of pregnancy and ectopic pregnancy. Share your concerns with them. Read more...

Been experiencing pregnancy symptoms for 2 weeks. Hpt negative. Was on Depo-Provera for 2 years w/ no periods. Last shot in march. Unprotected sex all august.

Time to see Doctor. The only thing we can offer here is that it is definitely past time for you to have a visit with your OB or gynecologist. It sounds like you need some testing and an examination at the very least. Read more...

I have been on the Depo-Provera shot for 2 years or so. I was late taking my last shot by almost a month. Is pregnancy possible after unprotected sex?

Probably not . Take your shot as soon as possible. If you go > 13 weeks past scheduled dose, then the risk of pregnancy high. Depo stays in the system for~ 50 days (~12 weeks) after each dose. If you think you may be pregnant do a pregnancy test/see your doctor.Try to take your shots timely. Also discuss calcium/vitd supplement with your doctor to reduce bone lose . Practice safe sex use condoms. Take care. Read more...