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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Depo-Provera IM.

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Condition: Other
10/14/2008 10:28:34 AM

Reviewer: 19-24 Female (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I have been on depo for about three years now. I have yet to have any problems with it. I haven't had a period since I started getting the shot. About every other shot I have light bleeding which last about 2 days. I havent had any weight gain and my sx drive has not been affcted. I looked into a lot of different options when i started birth control and if you look at reviews of other birth co ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Other
10/11/2008 10:58:15 PM

Reviewer: Manda, 19-24 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
The first year,no side effects,then I started getting hot flashes, always nauseous,Bones aching alot!!moods bad. i got pimples,no energy,sex drive gone... I got off,too many problems.Im wayyy to young to be having issues

Condition: Other
10/7/2008 2:07:07 PM

Reviewer: kr11, 19-24 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I would not recommend this shot to anyone. I started the depo shot because I had heavy,painful periods.I'm only 19,so onlky geting my period every 3 months sounded awsome. I was so wrong...I only had 2 injections. I spot all the time. I've only had one normal period. I get all the symptoms of my period but never get it. I've been off the injection for 2 months, and learned it can take ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Other
8/26/2008 11:55:58 AM

Reviewer: nickumz_2000, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
Depo works! it does exactly what i wanted it to at age 18, stop my period and keep me from getting pregnant. about 5 yrs ago, after being depressed for at least 6 months, i decided not to go back on it. i have had nothing but trouble since. first, i started missing my period for months on end. it would be almost 6 months before i would have a period. this makes it really hard when you are thi ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Other
8/22/2008 4:57:02 AM

Reviewer: emc05, 19-24 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I had a completely different experience with this drug then the rest of the reviews...i absolutely loved it...i had no weight gain what so ever...no periods...no joint pain or hair loss...its absolutely perfect for me!

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