Depo Provera

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Does Depo Provera cause Constipation ?

#35 in Depo Provera discussions - 95 posts discuss Constipation with Depo Provera. Constipation is #35 concern in Depo Provera discussions.
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12 days. After a while I started having severe constipation...
" ...Depo Provera I took my first Dep shot in August 2006. Since then my periods became on and off, very irregular and stay for more than 12 days. After a while I started having severe constipation.I... "

I had any bowel problems at all, I would get constipated...
" ...Depo Provera and it keeps you from having a period completely. No more bowel fluctuations for me. Mind you, I developed my IBS problems after going on Depo, but before I had any bowel problems at... "

for food I hate, I'm constipated, my breasts are sore...
" ...I got on Depo Provera for the first time about a month and 2 days ago. The day after I have unprotected sex. & about 3-4 weeks after I've been getting sick in the morning, have creavings for food I... "

but i have been off depo provera for months but have not...
" ...back without sex(may be from constipation..also show distended rectum in ct ...but i am not having constipation any longer)..still have pain ...sex.. but i have been off depo provera for mont... "

last few days. I'm on the depo provera shot, is this a...
" ...urine looks weird, like kind of foggy and I've been kinda constipated these last few days. I'm on the depo provera shot, is this a side effect from the B... "

last few days. I'm on the depo provera shot, is this a...
" ...urine looks weird, like kind of foggy and I've been kinda constipated these last few days. I'm on the depo provera shot, is this a side effect from the BC... "

period bc im on the Depo Provera shot....and the past week...
" ...i don't get a period bc im on the Depo Provera shot....and the past week i've been so constipated but I have been drinking ...that should make me so constipated or taking any meds at... "

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im on depo provera shot when im due for my shot i bleed...
" Okay im on depo provera shot when im due for ...been eating alot and using the restroom alot my lower stomach hurts all the time i feel constipated and im gaining alot of weight what do you... "

I have a lot of symptoms of an underactive thyroid...
" ...test and depo-provera I have a lot of symptoms of an underactive thyroid - depression, tiredness, sensitivity to cold, constipation, dry skin, brittle ...read that Depo-provera can affect the re... "

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on May 13th but I've only had extremely painful cramps...
" ...on the Depo-Provera shot and I've been on it since May 1st this year. I was supposed to start my period on May 13th but I've only had extremely painful cramps in ...I'm extremely constipated and... "

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