Does the Depo shot cause black discharge?

Does the Depo shot cause black discharge?

The most common depo shot side effects are changes in your periods, especially during the first year. These include: Bleeding more days than usual. Spotting (light bleeding or brown discharge between periods)

How long does it take your period to regulate after stopping depo?

You will get your menstrual period back within 6-18 months after you stop taking the Depo-Provera® injections.

Is it normal to get brown discharge from Depo shots?

It’s normal to have this discharge, spotting or bleeding until you’ve had 2 or 3 shots. If you stop getting the shots, you can also get this for some time. Everyone is different, so it’s impossible to know how long it may last for you.

What causes black vaginal discharge with Depo Provera?

Depo-Provera black vaginal discharge Depo-Provera (Depot Medroxyprogesterone Acetate, DMPA) is a type of modern long-term hormonal (high level of progesterone) contraception. Depo Provera brown spotting All hormonal changes made by DMPA could also be a cause of several side effects including Depo Provera brown spotting.

Can you still have brown discharge after a year of DMPA?

After a year of use, many women stop having periods but still continue having irregular brown discharge. Actually the brown spotting and/or brown discharge are pretty common side effects of Depo Provera. 70% of women using DMPA gain weight.

When does the last shot of Depo Provera Leave Your Body?

After the last shot of Depo Provera, it can take over 6 months for the drug to leave the body. During this period women also could experience brown discharge which could linger until the Depo Provera is completely gone.

It’s normal to have this discharge, spotting or bleeding until you’ve had 2 or 3 shots. If you stop getting the shots, you can also get this for some time. Everyone is different, so it’s impossible to know how long it may last for you.

Depo-Provera black vaginal discharge Depo-Provera (Depot Medroxyprogesterone Acetate, DMPA) is a type of modern long-term hormonal (high level of progesterone) contraception. Depo Provera brown spotting All hormonal changes made by DMPA could also be a cause of several side effects including Depo Provera brown spotting.

Are there any side effects to the Depo shot?

The most serious side effect is a loss of bone density that can occur over a prolonged period of use. I spent many years using the Depo birth control injections and have not experienced a loss of bone density so it seems that, though it is a serious concern, it is not a certainty.

After the last shot of Depo Provera, it can take over 6 months for the drug to leave the body. During this period women also could experience brown discharge which could linger until the Depo Provera is completely gone.