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Depo provera and vaginal dryness

Premium Questions

Dr. Jorge Brenes-Salazar MD

Is there ANY WAY to counteract the Depo- Provera shot? I got my first and only shot April 22nd, and my period is has been 8 days long, I am getting headaches , confusion, and depression from time ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Jorge Brenes-Salazar ( Cardiologist)
Dr. Michelle Gibson James MD

I have just recently received my first depo provera shot 7 weeks ago. I have not used any other form of hormonal birth control. Is the depo shot effective now or should I continue to use backup birth ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Michelle Gibson James ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Ramadevi Wani MD

I started using birth control pills, used them for 2 months, then I got one depo provera shot. I ... weight so I stopped all forms of borth control. This was about 3 months ago. While on depo I never... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ramadevi Wani ( OBGYN)
Dr.     Muhammad Hanif MD

I was on the Depo shot for 5 years and have been off of it for about 5 months, I have still not had a menstrual cycle, am I still able to get pregnant? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Muhammad Hanif ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Manisha Jain MD

Is there a way to counteract depo-provera? Having mood swings and it's very scary. Waiting to here back from my doctor but I'm in a panic. I got the shot only a week ago. Not only am I having mood ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Manisha Jain ( OBGYN)

Public Forum Discussions

Dr. Arif. K. Kaware MD

If you are on depo provera can you still get pregnant if you smoke alot of marijuana ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Arif. K. Kaware ( Homeopath)
Dr. Rakhi Tayal MD

hey! 2 weeks ago i recieved my first depo provera shot... since i got the shot i have had a low grade fever ranginf from 99.3 to 99.7.. i feel wiped out and sick constantly sweating and shakey ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rakhi Tayal ( OBGYN)
Dr. Rakhi Tayal MD

What is the soln. to the problem of vaginal dryness??? We(I my bf) are not able to perform sex witout lubrication. Is it normal??? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rakhi Tayal ( OBGYN)
Dr. Rakhi Tayal MD

type of bc before depo and have heard alot of things ago it. Not sure if I want to keep taking it or not. Should I bother being checked for the depo shot? I was given a pregnancy test before I got ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rakhi Tayal ( OBGYN)
Dr. Rakhi Tayal MD

hi i have been off the depo provera shot sine june 2009 should i be worried i have not had a period yet ? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rakhi Tayal ( OBGYN)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr.  Aarti Abraham MD

THat is no reason to have depo provera.

Dr. Sudhir Kumar MD

Hi , it may cause menstrual disturbances.

Dr. Bhagyashree.B MD

Dear member, Thanks for writing to healthcare magic. Depo-provera is a injectable contraceptive to be taken every three month. Although the Drug interaction is minimal and it is safe you have not mentioned which...