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Depo Provera vs Nexplanon

Depo Provera
VS.
Nexplanon
Other name: Provera Provera
Other name: Implanon Implanon
Satisfaction Score
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2.6
Slightly Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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2.8
Moderately Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Pregnancy Prevention
2.8
Concern level
3.2
Helpfulness
for Pregnancy Prevention
4.4
Concern level
3.2
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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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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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Top Concerns
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Cramping
3
Mood Swings
1
Nausea
1
Acne
1
Bloating
1
Osteoporosis
1
Hair Loss
1
Bone Loss
1
Back Pain
1
Vomiting
1
Top Concerns
Nex
Spotting
10
Weight Gain
6
Bleeding
4
Cramping
4
No Period
3
Mood Swings
3
Nausea
2
Headaches
2
Acne
2
Depression
2
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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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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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Hey when u change from depo to nexplanon does ur cycle change at all like if u had no period and no cramping on depro would it be the same for nexplanon?? I would like to know as soon as possible

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I have gained 7Lbs since starting this. Its been grea...
| www.drugs.com
" ...25. I decided to try Nexplanon because the Depo Provera gave me mood swings and longer periods. I ...or if its also the Nexplanon. I have gained 7Lbs since starting this. Its been great for birth control... "

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osteoporosis later in life and I got the Nexplanon mplant...
| www.ibsgroup.org
" ...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...
| www.myproana.com
" ...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... "

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that no bleeding so far. Also I have not had any side effect...
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" \"I was on the Depo Provera for 5 years. I'm ...-term besides the IUD. My Nexplanon was implanted March 2014. In April I bled for a whole week then after that no bleeding so far. Also I have not had any... "

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fitted a few months ago after being on Depo Provera...
| www.mindsupport.co.uk
" 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...
| www.askusweb.com
" 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... "

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hat. Now I am on the nexplanon the little plastic in my a...
| www.gastricsleeve.com
" ...back to the gym. I was on Depo provera for three years straight and gained some of my weight from that. Now I am on the nexplanon the little plastic in... "

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overa, and Nexplanon. The mini pill doesn't work for this be...
| www.dailystrength.org
" ...this group, but I had the worst hormonal migraines. I went on the ...fluxes) and my hormonal migraines completely stopped. They sometimes peak through ...progesterone only birth controls. Mirena, Depo... "

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and currently I am on Nexplanon, haven't gained weight from...
| www.prettythin.com
" ...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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