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Got depo shot no blood only pains and symptoms for periods. Time for action?

Alright, I have recently got the depo shot (Feb. 20) and my menstrual cycle, i thought had started this past Friday (Mar. 8) but after not even a day there was no sign of blood but i was still having the pains and symptoms i would be if i had my period. Is it possible for the shot to take effect as fast and already change my cycle?
Asked On : Thu, 14 Mar 2013
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Thanks for posting your query on health care magic.

Depo contains progesterone hormone.
Its effect starts in 24 hours.
Your symptom of pain is a side effect of depo.
You need not be concerned.
It will normalize in 15 days.
Take any of the NSAID,s if pain is severe.
Hope this helps.
Dr Farha
Answered: Fri, 15 Mar 2013
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