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How long does it take for the Depo-Provera shot to go in effect? Or how long after i get the shot should I wait to have sex?

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Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics & Gynecology

In brief: 7-14 days

It takes 7 to 14 days for the depo-provera shot to be effective where backup birth control with condoms is no longer needed.

In brief: 7-14 days

It takes 7 to 14 days for the depo-provera shot to be effective where backup birth control with condoms is no longer needed.
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