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Is the Depo-Provera shot good?
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Dr. LUIS IRIZARRY
Family Medicine
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In brief: Depo
Yes is good. Do shot every 11-13 weeks.
Needs a negative pregnancy test before the 1st shot, and if you are late for the shot (more than 13 weeks). Cannot smoke, should not have high blood pressure, or history of blood clots. I like to check blood pressure on each shot. You period maybe irregular initially, but eventually you won't have period as long as you are using depo.

In brief: Depo
Yes is good. Do shot every 11-13 weeks.
Needs a negative pregnancy test before the 1st shot, and if you are late for the shot (more than 13 weeks). Cannot smoke, should not have high blood pressure, or history of blood clots. I like to check blood pressure on each shot. You period maybe irregular initially, but eventually you won't have period as long as you are using depo.
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