Does Depo Provera stop fertility?

Answer 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 »

Top Q&A For: Does Depo Provera stop fertility

Does a pregnancy test work while you are on depo provera?

On One Hand: Pregnancy Tests Measure hCGPregnancy tests measure the amount of hCG that is present in a woman's urine. This hormone is the first sign of pregnancy, and it's released when an egg is f... Read More »

How long does it take to get pregnant after Depo Provera?

On One Hand: Ovulation BeginsIt is possible for ovulation to begin after missing a shot of Depo Provera. Since the shot is given four times a year and is effective against pregnancy for three month... Read More »

Depo Provera?

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 »

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 »