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Chances of pregnancy after coming off the depo provera shot - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   I just recently got off the depo provera shot, I was only on the shot for 6 months. What are my chances for pregnancy now that im off the shot?
Doctor :   Hi
User :   Hello
Doctor :   Let me read your query
User :   okay.
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   May I know your age?
User :   23
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Now, the chances are not low
Doctor :   but it is advisable to wait for atleast 6 months after your last shot to conceive
User :   alright, my periods are usually regualr.
Doctor :   but immediate chances are not there
Doctor :   as there shall be after effect of the injection
User :   ok
Doctor :   Do you have any other query?
User :   yes
Doctor :   Ok, proceed with it
User :   what excatly is sleep apena, my mother has just been diagnosed with it.
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Sleep apnea is a condition where in there is obstruction to airflow(breathing) during sleep
Doctor :   most commonly it is in the throat
Doctor :   due to the soft palate obstruction
User :   okay
Doctor :   It shall require surgical correction more often
Doctor :   but if there is not much interference in sleep
Doctor :   then you should not worry
User :   okay, thank you so much!
Doctor :   if she is getting up more than 10 times in the night and not able to sleep continuously
Doctor :   then surgery is necessary
User :   okay.
Doctor :   Hope that solves your query
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting, bye for now
User :   yes it does!
User :   bye
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