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Depo Provera vs Nexplanon

Depo Provera
VS.
Nexplanon
Other name: Provera (Provera)
Other name: Implanon (Implanon)
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Pregnancy Prevention
Method of use:
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depot medroxyprogesterone acetate (DMPA) long acting reversible contraceptive hormonal contraception birth control drug that is injected every 3 months. It is an aqueous suspension (chemistry) for Injection (medicine) number Depot injection of the ...
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Dep
Cramping
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Mood Swings
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Nausea
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Acne
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Blood Clots
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Osteoporosis
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Bloating
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Hair Loss
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Bone Loss
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Spotting
10
Weight Gain
5
Bleeding
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Cramping
4
No Period
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Nausea
2
Mood Swings
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Tiredness
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depot medroxyprogesterone acetate (DMPA) long acting reversible contraceptive hormonal contraception birth control drug that is injected every 3 months. It is an aqueous suspension (chemistry) for Injection (medicine) number Depot injection of the ...
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osteoporosis later in life and I got the Nexplanon mplant...
" ...used to get the Depo-Provera shot. I never bled, it was fantastic because the regular cycle i used to have on pills really upset my bowels. But then I had to get off it sue to risk of osteoporosis... "

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Provera. I've gained a lot with the nexplanon implant. But...
" ...bingeing and weight gain. I gained nothing on Depo Provera. I've gained a lot with the nexplanon implant. But I've been bingeing more on Nexplanon. I think you should just... "

fitted a few months ago after being on Depo Provera...
" I got nexplanon fitted a few months ago after being on Depo Provera for 2 1/2 years... I ...weeks, but she did have 6 months of bleeding/spotting before that. The only physical side effects I've had... "

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nyway). Now considering going on Nexplanon, the implant. Thi...
" Nexplanon after Depo Provera - side effects? In the past I have used Depo Provera with minimal to no side effects and the bonus of ...been too regular anyway). Now considering going on Nexplanon, the... "

Post from
www.prettythin.com
and currently I am on Nexplanon, haven't gained weight from...
" ...weight. I have also been on the Depo-provera injection and didn't gain weight and currently I am on Nexplanon, haven't gained weight from... "

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he awful side effects. I experienced horrible joint pain...
" ...of depo injection and nexplanon implant if youve had them I had a horrible time with depo provera, I wish I had never been on it. It ate up a good two years of my life with the awful side effects. I... "

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in July. Should I go on Nexplanon?Hey. As the title says, I...
" Currently on cerazette after baby born in July. Should I go on Nexplanon? Hey. As the title says, ...tired and bloated. I've been on the depo provera injection before and I turned... "

entually I switched to the Nexplanon implant (tiny rod in...
" ...understand wanting to quit. I am VERY skinny (80 lbs) and so ...pockets for injections. I was on Depo Provera every 3 months, and the ...barely walk. Eventually I switched to the Nexplanon implant (tiny... "

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- I recently started nexplanon and 3 weeks later I...
" Depo-Provera - Nexplanon - I recently started nexplanon and 3 weeks later I started my period. It's? This is usual for... "

depo provera, and currently on Nexplanon (implant) and I've...
" I'm a migraine sufferer also, so cannot take the combined pill either or any contraceptive ...In the past I've been on progesterone-only contraceptives i.e. the PoP, depo provera, and... "

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