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I want to stop the Depo-Provera shot due to weight gainhow long will the progesterone last in me?

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Dr. PAUL EUN
Obstetrics & Gynecology
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In brief: 3+ months

As you know, you are supposed to get depo-provera shots every 3 months.
However, the effect of the medication will last longer and typically takes 4-6 months after the last injection for your body to completely clear the drug.

In brief: 3+ months

As you know, you are supposed to get depo-provera shots every 3 months.
However, the effect of the medication will last longer and typically takes 4-6 months after the last injection for your body to completely clear the drug.
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