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Stopped Depo shot. Brown discharge, pain in side. Due to shot?

Hi I recently stopped taking the depo shot I only took it one time which was in august but I got off in November since then I been having like a period but its been all brown discharge for almost three months. I dont no if its from the shot or something else. I have been having side pains for a long time so I dont no if that could be a possibility.
Asked On : Tue, 8 Jan 2013
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From your history, it is apparent that you have been experiencing some hormone imbalance ever since you got off the depo shot. You should test for exclusion/confirmation of pregnancy to be on the safe side if you have been sexually active throughout. A blood test followed by a trans-vaginal sonogram would suffice. If negative, hormone profile would let you know the cause and plan for correction. Please maintain a healthy weight, regular exercise and a healthy diet. Hope this helps.
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