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How long do it take for Depo-Provera to get out your system?
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Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
Obstetrics & Gynecology
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In brief: Up to 18 months
Depo-provera is intended to prevent pregnancy for 3 months after each injection.
However, it may take up to a year and a half (18 months) for it to be completely gone. Until the body metabolizes the depo-provera completely the menstrual cycle may not resume.

In brief: Up to 18 months
Depo-provera is intended to prevent pregnancy for 3 months after each injection.
However, it may take up to a year and a half (18 months) for it to be completely gone. Until the body metabolizes the depo-provera completely the menstrual cycle may not resume.
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