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On depo, have excessive craving for food post intercourse. Pregnancy chances?

Hi, I have been on the depo for 5 years now and never had any problems with it. While on holiday with my boyfriend i became very ill with sickness and diarear on the occasions that i was fit an well we were intimate. I am now back and i am craving all different foods that i would normally leave, i am too scared to take a test, is there a possiblity that i could be pregnant?
Asked On : Mon, 23 Jul 2012
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You appear to have suffered from gastroenteritis and recovered. As you had intercourse and the present craving for food follows your intimacy, though you are on depo for 5 years, you surely need to exclude pregnancy. Depo is not 100% effective in preventing pregnancy. There may be an occasional ovulation and hence pregnancy. Please get a pregnancy test done with early morning sample of urine.
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Answered: Mon, 23 Jul 2012
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