What is the effect on the baby if you were pregnant before you had the Depo-Provera injection?

Answer Answer Hello.It isn't clear what effect DEPO has on foetus in the womb. The best thing to do is speak to your doctor about your worries.

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Can the Depo injection harm your baby if you got pregnant before you had the injection?

Answer No. There is no evidence to suggest that the Depo has any effect on a baby.

How would you know if you were pregnant while on Depo-Provera?

Answer Take a pregnancy test. Go to the doctor for some blood work. If you suspect you are, I'd suggest using other forms of BC (condoms) just to make sure first.

Can a person become pregnant on Depo-Provera?

Depo-Provera is a prescription birth control injection given every three months. It is over 99 percent effective at prevent pregnancy when used correctly, but there is still a small risk of becomin... Read More »

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

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