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Depo Provera

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Method of use: Injection
Prescribing mode: Rx
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Depo Provera for Menstrual Period
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Does Depo Provera cause Cramping ?

#1 in Depo Provera discussions - 1,575 posts discuss Cramping with Depo Provera. Cramping is #1 concern in Depo Provera discussions.
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www.medhelp.org
and after my period, I have cramps , diarrhea , nausea...
" ...about three years ago. Prior to that I had no menstrual problems. Now, right before and after my period, I have cramps , diarrhea ,... "

depo provera after about 10 years. I have had cramps and...
" ...posted in May of 2006, it is now November 2006. I just stopped depo provera after about 10 years. I have had cramps and \"bleeding\" (alot of dark clotting and very dark spotting, a little real... "

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cramping and spotting after having Depo-Provera injection....
" ...is my 2 nd depo shot I have been experencing a lot of cramping an some spotting? Yes, it is quite normal to feel cramping and spotting after having Depo-Provera injection.... "

TERRIBLE cramps. Yay for depo-provera and no periods,...
" ...have it, and it causes TERRIBLE cramps. Yay for depo-provera and no periods,... "

my depo provera shot. And I am having cramps and breast...
" ...dh and I did the deed a little too soon after getting my depo provera shot. And I am having cramps and breast tenderness now, which could be completely my mind playing tricks on... "

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anytime soon. I'm also getting sever headaches and cramps...
" ...depo-provera for 7 months, was on it for 2.4 years, and just got my period back. Unfortunately, I've been bleeding, with clots, for 18 days so far and I'm not so sure it's going to stop anytime soo... "

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it, I got cramps -- and I'm on Depo-Provera, so I usually...
" ...not relate to: it seems to make the menstrual cycle worse. I did notice three days after going off it, I got cramps -- and I'm on Depo-Provera, so I usually have no cycle at all. Last... "

I've missed my period for a month and now I'm having cramps...
" ...on the depo provera recently, I've missed my period for a month and now I'm having cramps but still... "

cramps because of it so last month I got on the Depo Provera...
" ...on Yasmin but I was getting bad cramps because of it so last month I got on the Depo Provera Shot, so... "

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now been off my period for 9 days and I'm having cramping...
" ...My first period on the shot was 10 days late and lasted 2 weeks with extreme cramps. I've now been off my period for 9 days and I'm... "

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