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

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Condition: Birth Control
1/28/2008 8:05:02 PM

Reviewer:

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I got my first depo shot a month after the birth of my daughter. Two days later I started bleeding and kept on for two weeks. I gained five pounds in three months. My hair was falling out. My daughter is now seven month old. I have only had one light period since then. Since getting the shot, I have generally not felt too good and wouldn't recommend it to others.

Condition: Birth Control
1/17/2008 10:23:50 PM

Reviewer: 13-18 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
Once you have had your first shot, what is the wait time for it to become effective.

Condition: Birth Control
1/11/2008 2:46:54 AM

Reviewer: Magdalena, 19-24 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I have been on Depo now for 5+ yrs now and I have had a few spotting incidents but besides that no scares no babies Im just scared that when me and my bf of 3yrs plan on having a child we will not be able too. besides that I love it

Condition: Birth Control
1/7/2008 9:31:59 AM

Reviewer: Buttapecan, 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: 4

Comment:
I have been using the depo for a little over 4 yeara now, and I love it. But reading the ratings that other women have wrote, I am a little disturbed about the bone loss and other complaints. I also had no idea that it could possibly take up to 2 years to get pregnant after discontinuing the depo. I just got my shot last week. I am seriously considering discontinuing the depo. The depo is very eas ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
1/7/2008 8:00:20 AM

Reviewer: 13-18 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:
i was on depo for a lil over 2 years and just go off it and i get awful periods and really bad mood swings and can its horrible i would NEVER get on it again

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