Depo Provera?

Answer I gained 5 lbs every 3 months. I was on it for a few years, so that really added up. I was also an emotional wreck the entire time. I didn't realize how emotionally off-balance I was until I had st... Read More »

Top Q&A For: Depo Provera

When do you receive Depo-Provera?

The first shot of Depo-Provera is given within five days of the start of your menstrual bleeding. Subsequent injections are administered every 11 to 13 weeks to ensure continued effectiveness of th... Read More »

When is depo provera administered?

Depo-Provera is an injected contraceptive that is administered once every three months. The first injection should be administered within five days after the first day of a menstrual period. The sh... Read More »

How soon is depo provera effective?

The Depo Provera shot is usually effective immediately if the injection is given within the first seven days of a woman's menstruation cycle. If not given during this time, then it is recommended ... Read More »

Does Depo Provera stop fertility?

On One Hand: Delay in FertilityDepo Provera is a form of birth control that consists of a hormonal injection given every three months. Because each Depo Provera shot is designed to last so long, ma... Read More »