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Chances of conception after stopping depo provera - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   Hi I am 21years old and have been on depo provera for 4years, I have not gone back for my next injection due to wanting to concieve. I havnt had a period since I've been on this birth control, can I still get pregnant without a period? Also my endometrium lining is 4mm thick is this bad? I've heard bad things about this drug because of my age do I have a good chance of concieving?
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User :   Hello
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   use of depo provera can cause lack of periods for over 4-5 months after stoping the injection
Doctor :   the chances of pregnancy without periods is less
Doctor :   as ovulation is important for conception
User :   How can I bring back ovulation
Doctor :   when was the injection of depo provera due ?
Doctor :   since u have stoped it, u may just want to wait without meds
User :   Was due late last month
Doctor :   it will take 3-4 months
Doctor :   and there is no need to medicines
User :   So is it ok to just start having unprotected sex
Doctor :   yes

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