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No periods since getting off depo, trying to conceive. Hpt negative. What should be done?

hello im doreen ive been off birth control (depo shot) for a very long time now i got it march19 2012 i never went back on jun19 2012 to get it again me and my boyfriend are trying to have a baby now but its hard im not getting my period ive never recieved it again however dec 20 2012 i was bleeding lightly for about 3 or 4 days im talking only one light blood line on a pad or just the tip of a tampon light but that was the only time ive been naseous and throwing up on and off but only at night i took home pregnancy test but they come out negative what should i do i really want to have is baby im 23 years old
Asked On : Fri, 15 Feb 2013
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OBGYN 's  Response
Mar 2013
Thanks for your query.
Return to ovulation and fertility is likely to be delayed after stopping Depo-Provera .
It is expected that 68% of women who do become pregnant may conceive within 12 months, 83% may conceive within 15 months, and 93% may conceive within 18 months from the last injection. The median time to conception for those who do conceive is 10 months following the last injection with a range of 4 to 31 months, and is unrelated to the duration of use.
Amenorrhoea and reduced menstrual bleeding generally normalizes maximum within 5 - 6 months.
you should consult an Infertility Specialist, and have a thorough check up, hormonal tests, semen analysis of partner, ovulation studies and fallopian tube testing.
Take care.
Answered: Fri, 15 Feb 2013
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