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Why do people say you can get pregnant after the Depo-Provera provera (medroxyprogesterone) shot?

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Dr. Renee Harris
Obstetrics & Gynecology
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In brief: Varies

It takes a week for the medication provides protection.
Every method has failure rates, except abstinence!

In brief: Varies

It takes a week for the medication provides protection.
Every method has failure rates, except abstinence!
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