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Symptoms of pregnancy before taking the depo shot - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you?
User :   I think I may have been pregnant before i got the depo shot. I don't know what may happen.
User :   i've been pregnant before and i don't know if it may be the birth control.
Doctor :   when was your last your menstrual period?
User :   umm... last month around this time
Doctor :   when did you get the depo shot?
Doctor :   have you checked your urine pregnancy test?
User :   i got it last wed or thurs
User :   i had to have one taken before i got the prego test and they wouldn't have given me the shot if i was prego
Doctor :   what did the pregnancy test result show?
User :   negative
Doctor :   are you having symptoms that suggest pregnancy?
User :   yes. but it could be the shot and stress.
User :   that's happened before
Doctor :   is yes, then repeat the pregnancy test again with a blood beta HCG test to see if you are really pregnant
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