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On depo shot. Started reddish orange spotting. What is wrong?

i went and got on the depo shot in january was supposed to go back in April. In march i started spotting morning and night for 2 weeks not enough for a tampon . Then didnt bleed nor spot in the whole month of April and now i am spotting again morning and night thats all and today it started gettin greddish orange. and its only spotting when I wipe.
Asked On : Sun, 20 May 2012
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Hi, depo injections are known to cause irregular and breakthrough bleeding as annoying side effects. Break through bleeding is usually in the form of light spotting in between cycles as appears to be your case. If it doesn't bother you much continue with the next injection as advised by your doctor else you can skip the next injection and switch to any other method for contraception.
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