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On depo shots. No periods. Having vaginal bleeding after drinking. Cause?

I have been on the birth control known as depo, for about 1 year so i rarely get bleeding , but one night i was drinking and went to the bathroom and i was bleeding out of my vagina . this happened for three days. then two weeks later, i drink again and i started bleeding once more. can you advise what might be the cause?
Asked On : Sun, 24 Feb 2013
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You have been on depo since a year without experiencing any problem. Since you are bleeding heavily this time, it seems it is because of side effect due to long term use. You should have been taking care of health adequately. At present you need immediate medical attention.

Take warm energy drinks, water, soups, juice and warm food to prevent dehydration, weakness and hypotension. Take oral rehydrating fluids to maintain your electrolyte imbalance. Take iron, calcium and vitamin D supplements or food rich in minerals and antioxidants.

The bleeding can be due to hormonal imbalance, stress, some drug interaction, pelvic inflammatory disease, developing fibroid, endometriosis, etc. You need to be clinically examined and treated. take care.
Answered: Mon, 25 Feb 2013
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