depo provera problem..
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Hi i was on the depo provera shot my first shot was in July of 2013 and I haven't had a period since then I was due to get another shot in December and I didn't
Hello and welcome to HCM,
The hormonal contraceptives usually regularize the menstrual cycles.
They do not stop the cycles. The flow may decrease but does not stop all together.
You need to consult your gynecologist for the absence of menstrual cycles.
Thanks and take care
Dr Shailja P Wahal
Hey, i have taken the depo provera shot for the first time and now im having heavy bleeding, is this normal?
Hi, Depo provera - is a hormone - medroxyprogesterone acetate and is a progestin-only long acting reversible hormonal contraceptive birth control drug that is injected every 3 months.Irregular or unpredictable bleeding or spotting, or rarely, heavy or continuous bleeding in the first months of usage can occur.
im 22, is it safe and effective for me to use depoprovera contraceptive
All contraceptives have different effectiveness. Depo-provera has 97-99% effectiveness. It is comparable or better than other methods. The side-effects are usually nausea, headache, weight gain, irregular bleeding.
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