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02 Aug 2007

Depo Vera
Hi I am terribly worried. I have been on the depo for 3 years on and off. i have taken my last 2 month shot in february, i got my period back only 2 months after i've been off. 2 weeks after that i started spotting for 3 to 4 days and my period hasnot return yet. I have experienced severe moodswings and other symptoms such as cramps and weight gain, can you please tell me what is going on? Bcause i am very worried
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Fertility expert
fertility expert

01 Jan 0001

Dear Laila

The symptoms you have described are typical of injectable contracpetives and a simple visit to your gynaecologist may be all that is necessary. It may be advisable to switch to an alternative form of contraception.
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