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Does Depo Provera cause Constipation?
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2 days. After a while I started having severe constipation....
" ...periods and bleeding with 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... "
I had any bowel problems at all, I would get constipated...
" ...control. Personally, I'm on 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... "
or food I hate, I'm constipated, my breasts are sore,...
" Hi, I got on Depo Provera for the first time Hi, 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... "
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 months but have... "
ast few days. I'm on the depo provera shot, is this a s...
" ...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?... "
eriod bc im on the Depo Provera shot....and the past week i...
" ...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... "
have a lot of symptoms of an underactive thyroid...
" Thyroid blood test and depo-provera I have a lot of symptoms of an underactive thyroid - depression, tiredness, sensitivity to cold, constipation, dry skin, brittle nails and ...have just read that... "
on May 13th but I've only had extremely painful cramps...
" ...just got back 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 my lower abdomen ...changed... "
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